WI to 2012 federal pre-budget process: Housing investments are critical for social and economic health of Canada
Federal housing investments are critical for the social and economic health of Canada, along with the individual and population health of Canadians. That’s the key message in the submission by the Wellesley Institute to the House of Commons Finance Committee as part of its 2012 pre-budget process. The latest numbers from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation show a continuing erosion of federal housing investments over the next few years, even as the federal government has confirmed that housing investments deliver significant jobs and other economic benefits.
Full submission here.