Chamber of Commerce study finds Victoria needs affordable housing to spur economy

Link 16-Aug-17: Andrew Duffy: Lack of affordable housing in Greater Victoria stymies economic growth: study
The survey paints a picture of a robust economy that is starting to struggle as the labour pool dries up. It found just over 87 per cent of all businesses have been trying to recruit employees over the last six months, and 57 per cent of them said the shortage of housing is making it difficult for them to attract employees in all skill levels from outside Greater Victoria