SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

October 03, 2016 17:05 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New Study on Red Tape and Homebuilding in the Golden Horseshoe Coming Tuesday, Oct. 4

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 03, 2016) - On Tuesday, Oct. 4, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining residential development and regulations in Toronto and the Greater Golden Horseshoe.

The study, New Homes and Red Tape in Ontario: Residential Land-Use Regulation in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, compares 23 municipalities in the region based on project approval times, rezoning delays, council and community opposition and the costs to comply with the regulations per unit of housing built.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Oct. 4 at 5:30 am (Eastern).

Pierre Desrochers, Senior Fellow
Fraser Institute

Ken Green, Senior Director, Centre for Natural Resource Studies
Fraser Institute

To arrange media interviews or for more information, please contact:
Aanand Radia
Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
(416) 363-6575 ext. 238

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