Canada Home Prices

Canadian Home Prices Grow Faster Than All But 2 Countries: Study

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada Business

And guess which city tops the world.

Vancouver Records Its Biggest Home Price Gain. That Could Be Bad.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.14.2016 | Canada Business

It's bad news for prospective buyers. It could be bad for the market, too.

GRAPHIC: This Is How Much $$$ You Need To Buy A Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.15.2015 | Canada Business

It's become a national pastime to fret about the expense of buying a home in certain Canadian cities. But there are a few cities where buying one w...

Are Homes Really Too Expensive or Are Your Expectations Too High?

Ben Myers | Posted 09.10.2016 | Canada Business
Ben Myers

Do buyers in the GTA housing market have unrealistic expectations? What is fair when it comes to affordability? I remain convinced that a single-detached home will remain beyond the reach of most people in Toronto, simply due to market fundamentals -- so we'll all have to readjust our expectations. This is where we have a problem. If people are not willing to settle on the type of residence (i.e. condo vs. single-family) or the unit size, prospective buyers are going to really feel the sting of unaffordability.

Home Prices Jump Nearly 10%

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Canadian Real Estate Association says low interest rates have given buyers confidence and pushed the number of monthly sales in May and J...

A Flood Of New Condos Threatens Ontario's Housing Market: Fitch

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 05.06.2015 | Canada Business

Brace yourselves.

This 1 Graphic Shows How Much $$$ You Need To Buy A Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.07.2015 | Canada Business

We've heard the complaints: it's tough to buy a home in Canada. But just how difficult is it? Depends entirely on where you live. Toronto-based ...

Price Difference Between Condos And Houses In Canada Just Got Bigger

BuzzBuzzHome | Monika Warzecha | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada Business

BuzzBuzzHome: The price gap between a standard two-storey house and condo in Vancouver just hit $712,027. If you had that kind of money sitting in the...

The Lights Are Going Out On Real Estate: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.29.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's real estate market may look healthy, but it's showing signs of fraying in certain regions and prices could fall by 25 per cent in the long te...

Canada's Housing 'Recovery' Probably Won't Last Long

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.14.2013 | Canada Business

Home buyers extended a trend of increasing sales into its fourth consecutive month, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association as mortgage rate...

No Sign Of A Housing Correction..

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Home prices in Canada are showing no indications of falling this year, a survey by Royal LePage suggests.A report by the real estate company...

Look What A 1% Mortgage Hike Will Do

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.04.2013 | Canada Business

Canada’s banks have declared a “soft landing” for the housing market, noting with evident relief that home sales in markets like Vancouver and C...

Canadian Home Prices, Sales Up

CBC | Posted 08.17.2013 | Canada Business

Both the average selling price and the number of Canadian homes sold ticked higher last month, according to data released Monday. The Cana...

Canadian Home Prices, Sales Up

CP | Linda Nguyen and David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2013 | Canada Business

Canada's housing market continues to show signs of stability as the number of homes sold so far this year has come in slightly higher than projected, ...

Where House Prices Are Rising .. And Falling

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.13.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its new housing price index rose 0.2 per cent in April, following a 0.1 per cent increase in March and similar gains o...

A Housing Turnaround?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Teranet-National Bank house price index broke a string of month-to-month declines in March, rising 0.4 per cent from February, with most...

Boom May Be Over, But House Prices Still Rising

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its price index for new homes rose 0.1 per cent in January, following a 0.2 per cent increase in December.The agency s...

Real Estate Bonanza Drawing To A Close: TD

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's real estate bonanza of the past decade has come to end and the long-term trend as one of the most profitable places to invest is als...

Housing Price Growth Cools

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO, Cananda - The Teranet-National Bank index of Canadian housing prices continues to show effects from cooler demand for residential properties ...

The Economist's Shocking Numbers About Canada's Housing Market

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.11.2013 | Canada Business

House price overvaluation “is especially marked in Canada,” says a new report on the state of the world’s housing market from The Economist. ...

Housing Prices Cooled In September: Survey

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A new survey says Canadian home prices weakened in September as new mortgage rules introduced in the summer appeared to keep some buyers out...

Prices Creep Higher In Canada

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Business

The average price of a home in Canada crept higher in the third quarter, according to a survey by Royal LePage, but the real estate company warned a s...

House Prices Still Rising..

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its new housing price index rose 0.1 per cent in July, following a 0.2 per cent increase in June.The agency says the C...

If You're Finding Housing Harder To Pay For, You're Not Alone

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Housing affordability continued to erode in most markets across Canada in the second quarter as a result of higher home prices and interest...

Rachel Mendleson

Canada's Housing Bubble To Burst In A Big Way? | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 08.24.2012 | Canada Business

As debate about the stability of the Canadian housing market continues to swirl, a new report has come down firmly on the side of the bubble believers...