Did the Parties Get the Housing Crisis Message? | The Agenda

May 25, 2022 by SofC Staff

It is harder than ever for Ontarians to own or rent a home. Housing affordability is on a lot of voters' minds before the June election. Did the parties get the assignment? What does affordability mean to different income groups? How does the housing crisis affect generations differently?

TVO The Agenda dug into housing affordability and how election platforms are addressing the issue with Paul Kershaw (Generation Squeeze), Tim Hudak (Ontario Real Estate Association: OREA), U of T Sociology and SofC's Prentiss Dantzler (University of Toronto) and SofC Director, and Geography and Planning's, Prof. Karen Chapple, who also serves as the Professor Emerita of City & Regional Planning at the University of California, Berkeley.

 

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