Housing costs are a top election issue in the GTA
When you live in an area with high housing costs, it affects more than just your mortgage payments or the rent deducted from your bank account every month.
Being stretched thin financially can prevent you from pursuing goals such as saving for retirement, making a major purchase or going on vacation.In the GTA, this challenge is common.
A recent Ipsos poll of 1,503 residents, conducted on behalf of BILD and the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB), found that 68 per cent of the respondents had been prevented from doing something they wanted to do because of the cost of housing.
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The TORONTO REAL ESTATE BOARD is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 1920 by a small group of real estate practitioners. TREB is the collective voice for both its commercial and residential REALTOR® Members and operates under the direction of an elected voluntary Board of 16 Directors.