Calgary’s population has reached 1,149,552; this is an increase of 29,327 residents from the previous year when the Civic Census showed the city’s population was 1,120,225. This is an increase of 2.62%, similar to the level of population growth reported in 2012.
The number of housing units, both existing and under construction continued to rise, increasing by 9,019 to 468,358; an increase of 1.96%.
There are currently 442,558 occupied dwellings. Of those, 303,166 or 68.5% are owner-occupied.
There’s no rocket science involved in understanding why we have a shortage of listings, and will continue to do so.
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