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The Edmonton Metropolitan Region is calling. The newly released State of Growth report provides a compelling snapshot of the region’s diverse assets and offerings around four themes: people and housing, economic competitiveness and employment, land use and development opportunities, and quality of life. Download the report.
The Edmonton Metropolitan Region has a significant affordability advantage. Our Housing Everyone report examined the impact of price-level increases ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 for an entry-level home. These increases were shown to price out 7,591 to 36,998 households out of the market.
By consolidating a considerable amount of information regarding the land development process into a two-page document, From Dirt to Door provides the reader with an accessible resource that aims to illustrate how costly the entire process of turning raw land into livable homes for citizens truly is.
The Understanding Density Series assists in highlighting the realities of density. When considering growth, density targets must be appropriate to allow for a variety of housing products that appeal to the market. While we aspire to achieve higher density as community builders, our densification targets need to be thoughtfully considered to fully understand their impacts.