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About This Project

The cost of rental housing in Halifax Regional Municipality is always a hot topic. If you read any local news in summer 2019, you’d easily assume the cause was short-term rental websites like Airbnb. This didn’t feel right to me, so I went into research mode to find out why it’s so difficult to find an apartment.

Read the full story on Halifaxmag.com

After we published the story, things got worse. In January I wrote an update when the vacancy rate dropped even further to one per cent, the lowest rate in the history of CMHC’s tracking. Read the update.