Sunday, February 16, 2020

News

Canadian housing starts trend sees large gain in November

OTTAWA, December 8, 2017 — The trend in housing starts was 226,270 units in November 2017, compared to 216,642 units in October 2017, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This trend measure is a six-month moving average of the monthly seasonally adjusted…

Tiny house project envisioned for downtown Whitehorse

The Blood Ties Four Directions Centre is moving ahead with plans for a five-unit tiny home development downtown. At Monday’s city council meeting, Patricia Bacon, Blood Ties’ executive director, addressed council on the zoning change the group is seeking. The change…

New design for Kitchener City Hall square to cost $5.7M

Council approved a scaled-down version of a rehabilitated Carl Zehr Square Monday, though it will be another year before it’s clear where the city will find the $5.7 million needed for the project. The latest plans will repair the crumbling pavers…