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Toronto Poised For 'Severe' Housing Correction: OECD

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.09.2015 | Canada Business

Canadian housing is overheating and Toronto’s housing market is especially at elevated risk of a “severe correction” due to an oversupply of con...

GTA New Home Sales Plummet As Supply Runs Dry, Prices Stagnate

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.25.2015 | Canada Business

New condo prices haven’t grown in a year Low-rise home prices turned downward in August Lack of supply the main factor, BILD says Sales o...

$1.05M: Toronto Housing 'On Fire'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.07.2015 | Canada Business

If Canada is in a recession, as some economists now say, you certainly wouldn’t know it by looking at Toronto’s red-hot housing market. And if ...

Want To Upgrade To A New Home In Toronto? Prepare To Despair

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Business

Upgrading from a condo to a single-family house in Greater Toronto just got $100,000 more expensive. In May of last year, the price difference betw...

Why This Chart Has TD Bank Worried About Toronto's Condos

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.15.2015 | Canada Business

House prices in Toronto are about to peak and begin declining, TD Bank forecasts in a new analysis that declares the city’s long-running building boom “has come to an end.”

Toronto Follows Vancouver Into Stunning Housing Market Growth

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.07.2015 | Canada Business

Most of Canada’s housing markets have cooled off in recent months, but Toronto and Vancouver show no signs of stopping. In fact, even as Canada's ec...

BMO: Condo Market Headed For Lengthy ‘Stagnation'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.01.2015 | Canada Business

Upgrading to house in the suburbs becoming less realistic Condo-house price gap likely to get much bigger as population ages ‘Prolonged stagna...

Half Of Canada's Housing Markets Now ‘Very Weak': BMO

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.17.2015 | Canada Business

Even as the Bank of Montreal lowers mortgage rates in what has become a traditional springtime mortgage rate war, the bank’s research division is wa...

Price Of Single-Family Home In Toronto Passes $1 Million

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.04.2015 | Canada Business

It's Toronto's new housing gap: Even as prices for condos fall, single-family home prices are rocketing skywards. The average price of a single-fam...

Rising Maintenance Fees Threaten Condo Prices

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.19.2015 | Canada Business

For many urban Canadians, the condo has become the only affordable housing option. But with condos come maintenance fees, and the people behind a new ...

IMF Estimates How Much Canadian Housing Is Overvalued

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada Business

Mortgage markets growing riskier Toronto in for a ‘cooling’ this year Canada’s housing markets will cool this year, leading to a more ...

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...