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42% Of Money In Vancouver Housing Market Has Vanished

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.15.2016 | Canada Business

Meanwhile, Toronto's hot real estate market is spreading out.

'Crazy' Rush Of Homebuyers As New Mortgage Rules Take Effect

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada Business

Homebuyers rushed to get approved before new "stress test."

Canada's Average House Price Hits $474,590

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2016 | Canada Business

"Uncertainty" in the market amid new mortgage rules.

Vancouver Sees Largest Average House Price Plunge On Record

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.11.2016 | Canada Business

Foreign buyers are bailing on B.C.

Canada's Hottest Housing Markets Still Skewing National Numbers

YPNextHome | Posted 07.20.2016 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

Housing activity in Toronto and Vancouver continues to skew the Canadian home sales picture, as these two markets experience characteristics that are very different from the rest of the country.

Canada's Largest Real Estate Board Ordered To Stop With The Secrecy

CP | Aleksandra Sagan, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.03.2016 | Canada Business

Some say the ruling doesn't differ much from the status quo.

500,000 Reasons To Teach Our Kids About Real Estate Now

YPNextHome | Posted 06.06.2016 | Canada Parents
YPNextHome

It's June and school will soon be out for the summer. What better time to teach your kids about... real estate? Why? There's actually more than 500,000 reasons to do so. The number is really 508,097 -- as in dollars, the average price of a home in Canada as of April 2016, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. This represents a 13.1-per-cent year-over-year price gain. We need to educate our kids about the realities of property ownership before it overwhelms them.

Realtors Prepare To Reveal Secretive Housing Data After Tribunal Ruling

CBC | Posted 05.09.2016 | Canada Business

The era of real estate agents guarding coveted sales data may be coming to an end, starting in Toronto. That's what many agents predict. In anticip...

Liberals' Mortage Rules May Be Working As Toronto, B.C. Cool Off

CP | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Business

Average house price hits $506,567.

Feds Step Up Efforts To Make Realtors Report Money Laundering

CP Business | Alexandra Posadzki | Posted 04.13.2016 | Canada Business

There appears to be some uncertainty on the real estate association's part about some of the regulations.

Surviving Buying Season In Canada's Hottest Real Estate Markets

Samantha Brookes | Posted 03.30.2016 | Canada Business
Samantha Brookes

In the midst of the busiest month of the year in real estate, the Canadian housing market shows no signs of cooling down anytime soon, pushing buyers to think twice about their next move. Many assume that their best bet is to steer clear of the hot market, but that isn't necessarily a smart move.

Average House In Canada Now Costs More Than Half A Million

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.15.2016 | Canada Business

The average price of a house in Canada passed the $500,000 mark for the first time in February, according to data from the Canadian Real Estate Assoc...

What To Expect From Canada's Real Estate Market This Spring

YPNextHome | Posted 03.09.2016 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

Spring is usually busy season in the housing market, and it will likely be the case this year -- though for different reasons in various areas. Daylight Savings Time begins on March 12, and the first day of spring is the following weekend. Plus, Environment Canada said this week that Canada will likely have a milder than normal spring this year.

5 Reasons You Should Buy A Home In 2016

YPNextHome | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

Why is 2016 a good year to buy a home in Canada? Let us count the ways. While there are no guarantees, in short, real estate in Canada is a proven performer over time. Sure, Vancouver and Toronto have shown the most spectacular historical growth, but even unsung markets in eastern Canada have performed well over time.

Canadian Home Prices Have Soared 12% In The Past Year

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Business

Prices this year could be "less frothy."

Three Provinces Will See Falling Home Prices Next Year: CREA

CP | Posted 12.15.2015 | Canada Business

Outside of Toronto and Vancouver, things are pretty flat in the housing market.

Toronto Home Affordability Worst In Decades As Buying Frenzy Intensifies

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.03.2015 | Canada Business

Affordability in Toronto worst since early 1990s Vancouver home sales soar 40% PIMCO sees '20% negative return' on housing in next 5 years ...

Canadian Home Prices Jump 8.3%

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Canadian home sales grew in October as demand remained strong in the red-hot real estate markets in Vancouver and the Greater Toronto Area....

$433,649

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales in September were down 2.1 per cent compared with August. The association says sales...

$433,367

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The boom in Canada's housing market continued in August with sales of existing homes edging up 0.3 per cent month over month and holding at l...

Harper's Pledge On Foreign Homebuyers Gets Mixed Reception

CBC | Posted 08.14.2016 | Canada Business

The Conservatives' pledge to spend $500,000 on collecting "comprehensive data on foreign buyer activity in Canada's housing market" has been met wi...

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...

Average Canadian Home Price Passes $450,000

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Home sales accelerated in May to their highest level in more than five years, as some home buyers looked to preempt an increase in mortgage ...

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Bad News For Those Hoping For Better Housing Market Info

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 06.09.2015 | Canada Business

One of Canada’s most innovative services in the country’s tightly-controlled real estate market will close later this month. Rogers confirmed ...

Oil Price Collapse Will Push Down Home Sales: CREA

CP National News | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Canadian Real Estate Association is predicting that the impact of declining oil prices on consumer confidence in some provinces will p...