Issue 16-134: Housing Starts

July 11, 2016

Urban (areas with at least 10,000 population) housing starts in the province showed strength in June, surging 38.2% (seasonally adjusted). Starts increased in five provinces, most notably in Saskatchewan (+40.1%), such that the number of starts was up 18.1% nationally.

Data Source: Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)