This article appeared on KamloopsBCNow.com on October 8, 2015 and written by Tahirih Foroozan.
Kamloops housing starts were on the rise this September compared to the same time in 2014.
Compared to last year, the amount of single family homes grew slightly from 34 to 37. Multiple family homes grew dramatically, from nine in September, 2014 to 113 in 2015.
A total of 150 new housing starts were completed this September, which is up approximately 28 per cent compared to last year.
To date, housing starts have increased, from 329 multiple and single family homes in 2014, to 425 in 2015.