Flaherty Says Canada Seeing Healthy Softening in Housing Demand

Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said a recent softening in housing demand in the country is a “healthy” development.

Flaherty, in comments to BNN Television, said that while housing sales have declined, prices have held steady.

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