Vernon starts ready

There were 12 housing starts in Vernon during June, down from 13 units during the same month in 2013.

  • Jul. 11, 2014 5:00 p.m.

Housing construction remains steady.

There were 12 housing starts in Vernon during June, down from 13 units during the same month in 2013.

All of the 12 starts were single-detached units.

“The housing starts trend levelled out, edging slightly lower in June as expected,” said Sarena Teakles, a Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation senior market analyst.

Year-to-date, there have been 95 housing starts in Vernon, up from 81 units during the same six-month period in 2013.

The 95 starts consist of 71 single-detached units and 24 multiple units.