Condo Prices Toronto

CMHC Admits It Doesn't Know Who's Buying Canada's Condos

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.21.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s government-run mortgage insurer has admitted it has little grasp on how much of the housing market is now owned by foreign investors, but i...

Toronto Real Estate ON FIRE

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Business

Toronto home sales caught fire in the first half of May, but at this frenzied pace, homeowners better hope that fire doesn’t burn everything down. ...

LOOK: Life Inside A Toronto Micro-Condo

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.07.2014 | Canada Business

The age of micro-condos is dawning on Toronto, and the city’s developer community likes what it sees. Smart House Toronto, the city’s first dev...

LOOK: How Much Condo $1 Million Will Buy You In These Cities

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's real estate markets are famously varied, ranging from the intergalactically expensive to the almost unreasonably affordable, but the infograp...

Toronto's Crazy Housing Market Set To Crash -- And Boom

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Business

Is Toronto’s long-running housing market juggernaut coming to an end, at long last? Yes and no, says a new report from TD Economics. The market f...

A 10-Year Low...

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Sales of new Toronto-area high-rise homes dropped to a 10-year low in August, the Building Industry and Land Development Association said Mo...

An ‘Accident Waiting To Happen'?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.21.2013 | Canada Business

All those construction cranes dotting the Toronto skyline might be evidence of an economy that has a serious problem, writes BMO Capital Markets’ ch...

Must-Knows About Buying Real Estate Now

Win Wachsmann | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Win Wachsmann

Is now a good time to buy real estate amid glowing reports of low mortgage rates and high demand Professional pictures of stunning homes and condos with granite, marble and nine-foot ceilings all serve as eye candy, tempting gullible and may dupe home buyers to drop down payments on not-so-smart real estate buys.

What If Condo Prices Plunged And No One Mentioned It?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.19.2013 | Canada Business

Condo prices in Toronto may have fallen steeply from their peak when you take into account incentives being offered to buyers, a Toronto developer has...

Rent Or Buy? Don't Count On The Banks To Tell You The Truth

Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.14.2013 | Canada Business
Daniel Tencer

House prices in Canada have soared compared to rental costs, to the point that paying a mortgage is 60 to 70 per cent more expensive than renting the same property. So why are the banks still saying it's a good time to buy?

'This Is Going To Be An Interesting Year For The Toronto Condo Market'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.07.2013 | Canada Business

Toronto’s housing market may not be in as bad shape right now as it was a few months ago. The latest numbers from the Toronto Real Estate Board s...

Toronto Condo Bubble: Not Over Yet

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.31.2013 | Canada Business

New condo sales in Toronto fell 47 per cent in the last quarter of 2012, even as the number of units under construction hit an all-time high, accordin...

Developers Refuse To Say How Much Speculation In Condo Market

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.14.2012 | Canada Business

In the debate about Toronto’s sky-high condo prices, some observers have expressed concerns that real estate speculators may be driving up prices by...

Toronto Home Sales Collapse By 70 Per Cent: Report

Posted 09.25.2012 | Canada Business

House sales in Toronto experienced a 70-per-cent collapse in August, the trade industry group BILD reports. The news comes as debate reaches a feve...

Buyers Fleeing Toronto's Tiny Condos: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.02.2012 | Canada Business

Sales of newly-built condos in Toronto dropped 50 per cent in the second quarter of this year, compared to the same period last year, according to Urb...

Toronto Condo Bubble Fears 'Overblown': RBC

CBC | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Business

Concerns about a Toronto condo bubble may be "overblown," and there is no evidence to support them, according to a report released today by Royal Bank...