PEI housing starts rise significantly

Prince Edwards Island’s housing starts continued to trend up during the month of June, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

Starts of single family homes have been particularly strong the first six months of this year, up 97% compared the same period in 2016.
 
This is a chart showing CMHC Preliminary Housing Start Data in Centres 10,000 Population and Over
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CMHC Preliminary Housing Start Data in Centres 10,000 Population and Over
This is a chart showing CMHC Preliminary Housing Start Data — Seasonally Adjusted at Annual Rates (SAAR)
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Preliminary Housing Start Data — Seasonally Adjusted at Annual Rates (SAAR)
 
Published date: 
July 12, 2017
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