Housing starts on par

There were 13 housing starts in June, down from 16 during the same month in 2012.

Housing construction remains steady in Vernon.

There were 13 housing starts in June, down from 16 during the same month in 2012.

Of the 13 starts, 11 were single-detached units and there were two multiple units.

Year-to-date, the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation reports there were 81 housing starts compared to 80 during the first six months of 2012.