TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 30, 2017) - Evan Siddall, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation's (CMHC) President and CEO, will deliver a keynote address to the Canadian Club of Toronto on June 1.

Under the theme of "No Solitudes: A Canadian National Housing Strategy," Mr. Siddall will advance the idea that affordable housing is essential to a growing economy and to a healthy society. Budget 2017 included historic long-term funding for housing, presenting an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to improve the lives of Canadians and close the inequality gap by ensuring that people have the housing that they need and can afford.

A media availability with Evan, Chief Economist Bob Dugan and Dana Senagama, Market Analysis Principal for the Greater Toronto Area, will follow the event.

Event details:

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017

Time: Program begins at 12:45 p.m.

Location: Sheraton Centre Hotel, Dominion Ballroom, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto

Media availability will be held in the Roosevelt Room following the keynote address.

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Contact Information:

Angelina Ritacco
CMHC Public Affairs
(416) 218-3320