Edmonton triples student housing listings

August 22, 2007

Citizens of Edmonton have responded quickly to avert a potential student housing crisis in the city.  A call for help was issued by uAlberta's student union earlier in the month, and since that time the number of listings on the university's online housing registry has tripled.  The surge of 500 new ads has even helped push prices down a bit.  Calgary institutions received similar community support to their own housing plea earlier this summer.  The Edmonton Journal