Builders blame Ontario’s growth plan for rising home prices; Toronto has ‘alarming’ lack of transit funding compared to other cities, report finds; Toronto will get along quite nicely without Amazon, thanks; and more news:

Builders blame Ontario’s growth plan for rising home prices (Toronto Star)

National Housing Week: the missing middle (Spacing Toronto)

Toronto has ‘alarming’ lack of transit funding compared to other cities, report finds (Toronto Star)

Toronto will get along quite nicely without Amazon, thanks (Globe and Mail)

‘This is like pierce-your-ears screeching’: TTC says it’s trying to rectify Line 2 noise issues in west end (Global News)

Affordable seniors housing in Leslieville development update (Toronto.com)

Global news from our sister site, SkyriseCities.com:

Progress Continues at Albion at Oak Park (Chicago)

The Hat Coming into its Own in East Village (Calgary)

Stantec Tower Tops Off in Style (Edmonton)

Open House Held for 5055 Joyce Street Proposal (Vancouver)