Home building hampered by regulatory hurdles

Smoothing out kinks in the home-building process can pay dividends to anyone looking for a new home

Home building hampered by regulatory hurdlesBy Kenneth Green Ian Herzog and Josef Filipowicz The Fraser Institute In Calgary, home prices have more than doubled over the past decade. Despite the recent economic slowdown, more people are moving to Alberta than leaving it. Economic conditions in Alberta wax and wane over time, but the demand for living here persists. Satisfying this…