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

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.
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Canadian Home Prices Jump 8.3%

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. The Canadian Real Estate Association said Monday th...
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OTTAWA -- The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales in September were down 2.1 per cent compared with August. The association says sales through its Multiple Listing Service were down in mo...
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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 levels not far off the five-year high reached in Ma...
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Home Prices Jump Nearly 10%

OTTAWA - The Canadian Real Estate Association says low interest rates have given buyers confidence and pushed the number of monthly sales in May and June to the highest levels in years.The association...
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Home Sales Take A Tumble

OTTAWA - There were fewer home resales in Canada last month, with Calgary and Edmonton showing the biggest declines.The Canadian Real Estate Association says the number of sales of previously owned ho...
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Record High House Prices

The average price of a home in Canada hit another all-time high in October, rising 7.1 per cent over the past year to just short of $420,000. But economists at Canada's major banks caution — as they h...