Canada Real Estate Market

It Is Now Cheaper To Buy Rome's Best Real Estate Than Toronto's Or Vancouver's

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.10.2014 | Canada Business

Residents of Toronto and Vancouver ought to ask themselves why they're still living in those cities, when they could buy prime Roman real estate for c...

IMF Warns Canada Over Pricey Housing Market

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.08.2014 | Canada Business

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is reminding Canada that its overvalued housing market remains a vulnerability, even as it expects the economy t...

RBC Poll: More Young Canadians See This As A Good Investment

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - More young Canadians believe owning a home is a very good investment, according to a new RBC home ownership poll.It says 86 per cent of thos...

CMHC Raising Mortgage Insurance Rates

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.30.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. is raising the rates it charges to insure mortgage loans by an average of 15 per cent.The federal agency sa...

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...

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...

Rachel Mendleson

Dreams Of First Home Slipping Away For Young Canadians

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Business

In some respects, Katrina Armstrong has chosen to have a family over owning a family home. She and her husband, who share a two-bedroom rented apa...

Home Real Estate Market At Tipping Point

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canadian home prices generally rose in the second quarter and the pace of home-building increased in June, but industry observers say the re...

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...

Building Permits Match All-Time High

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.08.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The value of building permits rose 6.3 per cent to $7.0 billion in July, matching the record high set in May 2007.Statistics Canada attribute...

CMHC: Canadian Housing Market In Good Shape

CP | Mary Gazze, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.29.2011 | Canada Business

Canada's national housing agency says it expects home sales and construction activity will cool but remain healthy in the second half of the year, due...

Toronto Home Sales In Double-Digit Drop

The Globe and Mail | Posted 10.04.2011 | Canada Business

Resale house prices fell in Toronto in July as the number of sales dropped, but the city remains on track to have its second busiest sales year in its...