The Housing Gap

October 18, 2021
Landlords and tenants discuss the coming rent increase after it was frozen for a year due to the pandemic.
October 07, 2021
Why are housing costs so high around the world, and here at home?
August 17, 2020
What is a circular food economy and how can it help eliminate food waste and protect the environment?
March 31, 2020
Microtopia explores how architects, artists and ordinary problem-solvers are pushing the limits to find answers to their dreams of portability, flexibility - and of creating independence from the grid.
March 31, 2020
There is no silver bullet for all our housing problems. But as The Home Show demonstrates, creative approaches - even niche ideas like tiny houses, canal boats and shipping containers, can make a real difference.
March 24, 2020
Jane Jacobs battled some of New York's most powerful people to save communities like Greenwich Village and Little Italy. She later fought a similar fight in Toronto.
March 18, 2020
What factors do short-term rentals present during a housing crisis?
March 17, 2020
Exploring the complexities and contradictions of gentrification, Priced Out is a heartbreaking vision of the history of housing discrimination in one of the whitest cities.
March 17, 2020
A booking is made with Airbnb or similar every two seconds. But behind the numbers and glossy websites is a darker side: nightmare tenants, fraudulent landlords and a legal system failing to keep up.
Published On: March 11, 2020
ANALYSIS: Eglinton–Lawrence MPP Robin Martin wants to keep property-tax assessments from shooting skyward in parts of the city that are seeing a forest of condos go up.
Published On: March 10, 2020
An Ottawa branch is no longer opening its lobby early to provide additional shelter — and that’s raising bigger questions about how libraries serve and support vulnerable patrons.
Published On: March 06, 2020
Raising taxes is likely a hard sell in the PC caucus. But events from this past week should have the government considering new tax measures for the GTA’s housing market. 
March 03, 2020
Housing prices are skyrocketing in cities around the world. Incomes are not. Push sheds light on a new kind of faceless landlord, increasingly unliveable cities, and an escalating housing crisis. Who is being pushed out of the city and why?
March 03, 2020
What is the relationship between the housing crisis and real estate profits?
Published On: March 03, 2020
In this new documentary series, explore the affordable-housing challenges facing cities in Ontario — and around the world.
March 03, 2020
How is Toronto's hot housing market affecting other cities in Ontario? Plus, one organization that's pushing for a radical new approach to housing.
Published On: March 02, 2020
ANALYSIS: The government promised major changes to how cities force developers to pay for community benefits. Now it wants more time.