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SteelTown down, but not out: Gimme Shelter

In the spirit of lifting one another up, SaultOnline has devoted this week’s outreach to housing services. You can find our first edition that focused...

Sheehan Shares Details of New National Housing Strategy

Plan calls for significant investments in affordable units and repairs to existing units MP Terry Sheehan, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister...
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Housing affordability at worst level since 1990: RBC

Royal Bank says housing affordability in Canada hit the worst level since 1990 in the second quarter of this year. In a new report Friday,...

Asylum-seekers struggling to find housing

MONTREAL - Some of the asylum-seekers who have recently crossed the Canada-U.S. border say they're struggling to find a place to live once they...

Small group profiting from Airbnb rentals: study

MONTREAL - New research suggests a small number of large commercial property owners are the most successful on Airbnb and are eating up the...

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

TORONTO - Ontario plans to help cool a hot housing market by bringing in a 15-per-cent foreign buyer tax, expanding rent control, allowing Toronto...

Housing measures coming ‘very soon’: Wynne

TORONTO - Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says her government will introduce a package of housing affordability measures "very soon" that she believes will have...

Feds explore creation of new housing benefit

OTTAWA - The federal government is looking at creating a new benefit to help low-income Canadians who struggle to pay the rent each month. Multiple...

Ontario Helping First-time Homebuyers

Ontario will help more people purchase their first home through a proposal to double the maximum Land Transfer Tax refund for eligible first-time homebuyers...

Legislation Would Support Better Access to Affordable Housing Across the Province

Today, Ontario reintroduced the Promoting Affordable Housing Act, 2016 that would, if passed, help ensure better access to affordable and adequate housing for the...