All posts tagged "Housing Starts"

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    They’re Just Facts

    By Mike Archer. Former Mayor Bruce Banman once told me it was awfully hard to put a positive spin on the Abbotsford economy with Abbotsford Today publishing the monthly unemployment figures which have consistently demonstrated we have...

    • Posted April 30, 2015
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    Housing Starts Up … Local Market Still Asleep

    Housing starts in Abbotsford-Mission  rose  by a dramatic 133 percent in March compared to  with a total of 28 structures started compared to only 22 in March of 2013. The house construction industry is still asleep in...

    • Posted April 12, 2015
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    Housing Starts Jump – Single Family Homes Slide

    Bucking the national trend housing starts ballooned by 424 percent in Abbotsford-Mission in February compared to February of 2013 as a result of 94 units started in Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) under the ‘All Others’ category which includes commercial, industrial...

    • Posted March 9, 2015
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    Only Ten Houses Started in February

    Housing starts dropped by 31 percent in Abbotsford-Mission in January compared to January of 2013 and the numbers are miniscule for a Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) the size of Abbotsford-Mission. In all of Abbotsford-Mission a total of...

    • Posted February 13, 2015
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    Housing Starts Plummet 69%

    Housing starts dropped by 69 percent in Abbotsford-Mission in December compared to December of 2013 and the numbers, continue to be very small for a Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) the size of Abbotsford-Mission. In all of Abbotsford-Mission...

    • Posted January 12, 2015
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  • Liberals Trades Plans 20120930
    Housing Starts Drop 44%

    Housing starts dropped by 44 percent in Abbotsford-Mission in November compared to November of 2013 and the numbers, though higher than October of this year, continue to be very small for a Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) the...

    • Posted December 11, 2014
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    Housing Starts Up In October

    Housing starts increased by 60 percent in Abbotsford-Mission in October compared to October of 2013 though the numbers were still very small for a Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) the size of Abbotsford-Mission. In all of Abbotsford-Mission a...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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    Abbotsford Housing Starts … A Relentless, Steady Decade Of Decline

    By Mike Archer and Win Wachsmann. ‘’Housing Starts Are Down’’ -– a statement that sends shudders through the economy even though few of those reporting the news are very good at reporting what it means and why...

    • Posted October 19, 2014
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    Housing Starts Plummet 39%

    Housing starts plummeted 39 percent in Abbotsford-Mission in September compared to September of 2013. In the last few weeks leading up to the November 15 election, the numbers bring into high relief what has been an ongoing...

    • Posted October 18, 2014
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    Housing Starts Up Again In May

    Housing Starts in the Abbotsford-Mission Metropolitan Area edged up by 9 percent in May but lagged some pretty enormous increases in other BC jurisdictions. Kelowna, Victoria and Vancouver posted increases of between 34% and 151%. In May...

    • Posted June 15, 2014
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