Community benefit charge is a bid to ease costs, boost housing supply

Community benefit charge is a bid to ease costs, boost housing supply

Reports about the provincial government’s recent updates to how development-related costs will be funded — the community benefit charge — offered a narrow, one-sided perspective. But prospective new home buyers and renters deserve to know all the facts and issues, given the current housing crisis in the GTA. Housing affordability issues across the region are […]

Costs for Canada's UN Security Council bid keep mounting

Costs for Canada's UN Security Council bid keep mounting

The vote to send a new country to the Security Council table at the United Nations is creeping up, and so is Canada’s spending to secure a seat around that table. Canada has been campaigning for one of the rotating slots on the UN Security Council for three years. There’s one year left until that […]