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The Building Supply Industry Association of British Columbia (BSIABC) has built a fund to support front-line workers at hospitals and retirement homes.
The Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance program (CERCA) aims to cut small business owners’ rent by 75 percent for April, May and June.
The latest forecast from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. about the growth of the housing market over the coming months offers some sobering data. To read the full story, subscribe to the Hardlines weekly newsletter now.