Canada Housing Prices

Here's The Income You Need To Buy An Average Home Across The GTA

TheRedPin | Posted 08.15.2016 | Canada Business
TheRedPin

The old real estate tenet "don't buy a house more than three times your income" has little merit in today's market. Between the trifecta of record low borrowing costs, monumental price gains and a dire lack of supply across the Greater Toronto Area, working out how much you can afford to spend on your dream home isn't exactly clear.

‘Your Home Made More Than You Did Last Year'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.15.2016 | Canada Business

But only if you live in one of the "hot" cities.

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.

Renting vs. Buying: What It Costs In 9 Canadian Cities

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Business

"Why rent when you can buy?"

This 1 Chart Obliterates Dire Predictions About Canadian Housing

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.16.2016 | Canada Business

"Hey, forecasting is hard."

Experts Expect Housing Market To Cool In The Next Two Years

CP | Craig Wong | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Business

Canada's housing market has been helped by low interest rates in recent years.

Sunny Freeman

Canada's Riskiest Housing Markets Aren't In Toronto Or Vancouver

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 04.30.2015 | Canada Business

Canada’s riskiest housing markets are not in the booming metropolises of Vancouver and Toronto, but smaller Prairie cities Winnipeg and Regina, acco...

Sunny Freeman

Real Estate Market Has Officially Hit A Soft Landing: Royal LePage

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 04.15.2015 | Canada Business

It was fun for home owners while it lasted.

SURPRISE! Canada's Home Prices Rise Again

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.15.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Canadian Real Estate Association raised its home sales forecast Monday on the back of stronger than expected sales in recent months follo...

House Prices Up 4.4 Per Cent From A Year Ago

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Teranet National Bank national composite house price index rose 0.9 per cent in June from the previous month. The increase came as pr...

Housing Crash Feared Among Experts

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.26.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's real estate market may be resting on a house of cards, say some experts in a Reuters poll. The news agency surveyed 16 housing experts and...

What Housing Prices Do to the Canadian Psyche

Doug O. Jones | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Business
Doug O. Jones

A radical deceleration in house prices could have a comparable impact upon people's psyches, let alone their finances. After years of unbridled appreciation in the value of their primary asset (.ie. their home), many have developed an ardent confidence based upon the expectation of a continuance of this trend.

Jesse Ferreras

How Canada's Housing Crash Could Take The Economy Down With It

HuffingtonPost.com | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Business

Canada's housing market is falling in the country's major cities and it could very well drag the economy down with it, a prominent housing analyst sai...

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 ...

Housing Market Feels A Chill

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - There's mounting evidence October was a weak month for sales of Canadian housing.A new monthly analysis by Teranet shows Canadian housing pr...

House Prices Still Rising, But Slower: StatsCan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.14.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its new housing price index rose 0.2 per cent in April, following a 0.3 per cent increase in March.On a year-over-year...

Average Home Price Inching Higher

CBC | Posted 07.15.2012 | Canada Business

The average selling price of a Canadian resale home was a little less than one per cent higher in April compared to the same month a year ago. ...

Caution In The Condo Market

CBC | Posted 06.21.2012 | Canada Business

Canada's top banker suggests the housing market could be headed for trouble in parts of the country where home prices are high. In an inte...

Home Prices Rising More Slowly: StatsCan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its new housing price index rose 0.1 per cent in December, after a 0.3 per cent increase in November.The agency says h...

House Prices Rise In Major Cities

CBC | Posted 04.07.2012 | Canada

Price increases in three major Canadian housing markets pushed the Canadian Real Estate Association's home price index higher in January following dec...

1 In 5 Vancouver Homes Now Sell For More Than $1 Million

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.21.2011 | Canada Business

One in five houses sold in the Vancouver real estate market this year went for more than $1 million, according to data from the Canadian Real Estate A...

Rachel Mendleson

How Canada's Income Disparity Is Raising Home Prices For Rich, Poor Alike

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 08.07.2012 | Canada Business

This is the first installment of The Huffington Post Canada's new series Mind The Gap, exploring the growing rich-poor divide in the Great White North...

Canadian Home Prices Still Rising, But More Slowly

CBC | Posted 01.15.2012 | Canada Business

The value and number of homes sold in Canada increased again in October, but at a much slower pace than in recent history. The Canadian Re...

Home Prices Just Won't Stop Going Up

CBC | Posted 11.15.2011 | Canada Business

Canadians paid 7.7 per cent more for sales of existing homes in August than they did in the same month last year, a real estate group said Thursday. ...