09.11.2012 - Canada: Housing starts fall in October with drops in all regions, CMHC says
The pace of home building slowed in October to a softer reading than economists expected in a report by the federal mortgage insurer, providing yet more evidence of a cooling housing market. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. said Thursday there were 17,507 actual housing starts last month. That translates into a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 204,107 starts, down almost nine per cent from an annual rate of 223,995 recorded in September. CMHC said there were drops in both single- and multiple-unit starts in urban areas last month...............................................Full Article: Source
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