Jack Hauen, Toronto Star.

Richmond Hill is the least affordable market to buy a house in Ontario and Thunder Bay is the most economical, according to the latest ranking of the province’s housing markets. Real estate company Zoocasa calculated the required salary needed to buy an average-priced home, using August numbers from local real estate boards, in 28 major Ontario markets — assuming a 20 per cent down payment with a 3.14 per cent mortgage rate and a 30-year amortization — and compared it to the actual median household income in those regions.  Read the full story here.