(Source: The Globe and Mail)
Housing starts, home sales and building permits are starting to pick up again (although, in the case of housing starts, it’s a stuttering start). Here’s a look at some of the numbers that, economists say, indicate Canada’s housing market is on the mend
1. Housing starts expected to rise
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. reported yesterday that the seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts decreased to 132,000 units in July from 137,000 units in June after two months of gains.