Vacancies for seniors
An average of slightly more than five per cent of all seniors’ housing in Calgary is vacant. A housing report from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. showed that 5.3 of all space in Calgary was vacant — while as a province, the rate was 7.9 per cent. Across Alberta, the vacancy rate was higher where rents were $3,000 a month. On average, the monthly rent being paid was $2,334.