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Supply of Residential and Industrial Land

“A one-year inventory of land for single family units, a two-year inventory of land for multi-family units and a two-year inventory of industrial land” are  targets to support building demand.   The target includes inventory held by the City and by private sector builders and developers.

How are we doing?

The supply of serviced land for single and multi-unit residential housing has met or exceeded targets over the last five years. As of December 2015, there was enough land available for 2,002 single-family units and 3,382 multi-family units. 

The supply of serviced land for industrial development has met or exceeded targets over the last five years. As of December 2015, there was an inventory of over 180 acres which exceeded the target of holding approximately 160 acres.

Data Table
Residential Land Units Inventory
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Single Family Inventory  1031 1634 1646 1394 1826 2002
Multi Family Inventory 3968 3125 3020 2788 3132 3382
Single Family Target 1013 1330 1464 1195 1195 1155
Multi Family Target 2624 2750 2514 2466 2490 2446
Data Table
Industrial Land Inventory
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Inventory (acres) 54.42 111.58 198.23 166.58 178.37 183
2 year target (acres) 67.82 70.34 101.22 140.28 158.55 129

For more information please see the attached report Supply of Residential and Industrial Land

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