Housing Bubble Canada

From Palace To Parking Spot: What Average Canadian House Will Buy You Around The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.21.2014 | Canada Business

The average house price in Canada hit $413,000 in June, an all-time record and a 7-per-cent jump from a year earlier. The average home in Canada today...

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Six Key Reactions About Canada's Housing Market Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada Business

The average Canadian home price jumped an annual 6.9 per cent in June, suggesting that the market is still on a tear that has long passed the real est...

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Canada's Housing Market Is Massively Overvalued, Ratings Agency Warns

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada Business

Ottawa may need to step in again to cool an overheated housing market that is showing no signs of slowing, according to a global credit rating agency....

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Majority Of Canada's Mortgage Lenders Worried About A Bubble: Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada Business

Seven in ten Canadian mortgage lenders are concerned the country’s real estate sector is headed toward an unsustainable bubble that could burst at a...

Banking Watchdog Throws Red Flag On Canada's House Prices

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's banking regulator is warning of the risks in the housing market from too high home prices and too low mortgage rates.The second in c...

BMO Predicts When Canada's Housing Market Will Go Bad

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.12.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s housing market will move into a protracted slump around 2018 thanks to shifting population patterns, the Bank of Montreal predicts in a new...

Why The OECD Sees 'Risks' In Canadian Mortgage Lending

CP/HuffPost Canada | The Associated Press | Posted 07.06.2014 | Canada Business

Canada should reduce the risk of a housing correction by making mortgage lenders shoulder more risk, the OECD says in a new forecast. The organizat...

Scotiabank: Canada's Long Housing Boom Is Coming To An End

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.16.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s long housing boom is coming to an end, and because of the country’s growing reliance on real estate-related jobs, that will be a drag on ...

CIBC Economist, Analyst Duke It Out Over Housing Bubble

Financial Post | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada Business

Benjamin Tal never imagined himself the defender of the Canadian housing market, but the deputy chief economist at Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce ...

Canada's Housing Market 'Flying Blind': CIBC

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.04.2014 | Canada Business

Ever notice how everyone seems to be wrong about Canada’s housing market? The pessimists predicting a housing bubble collapse have been wrong so far...

What Housing Bubble?

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Conference Board isn't buying the notion that Canada's housing market will suddenly crumble, saying the most likely outlook is for a mode...

'Dangerous' Meddling Threatens Housing Market: Economist

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.12.2014 | Canada Business

Not only is there not a housing bubble, but Canada’s low interest rates mean there’s plenty of room for house prices to grow, says an analysis fro...

Housing Correction 'Starts This Year'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Business

The house price correction that some market analysts have been predicting for Canada for years will begin this year, says the world’s largest bond f...

Condo Market Flying Into ‘Turbulence': Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Condo developers in Canada’s three largest metropolitan areas are building too many condos — 36 per cent to 68 per cent too many, according to a n...

Housing Bubble? Shh..

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Business

Canada’s housing market “bears very close watching” because of the risk it is becoming overheated, the country’s top banking regulator said Mo...

Housing Bubble? Not On My Watch

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty says he's prepared to clamp down on mortgage rules once again if Canada's housing market continues to h...

9 Signs Canada Has An Epic Housing Bubble

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada Business

Maybe Canada doesn’t have a housing bubble. Maybe this time, it really is different. Maybe life expectancies have grown, and with them, people’...

3 Charts That Make Us Scared For Canada

Business Insider | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

The three charts at right (the first two produced by Ben Rabidoux, the third by BCA Research) are a bit worrisome. They present three ways of looki...

Canada Looking 'Bubbly,' The Economist Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada Business

Canada’s real estate industry has declared the prospect of a housing market bubble dead, but The Economist isn’t listening. The U.K.-based maga...

Construction Jobs Soar, Housing Starts Soar -- Is The Bubble Back?

The Huffington Post Canada | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada Business

A large and unexpected jump in the number of housing starts across Canada in May has some worried about overbuilding in the housing market. Housing...

Housing Severely Overvalued: OECD

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Business

Canada has the third-most overvalued housing market in the developed world, the OECD says in a new report, and the latest market data released this we...

Here's How Much House Prices Are Set To Fall

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Business

The U.S. housing market is bouncing back strongly after years of stagnation, but the problems in Canada’s housing market have only just begun, accor...

Thanks To Me, There's No Housing Bubble In Canada!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.23.2013 | Canada Business

Canada doesn’t have a housing bubble — but it would have, had it not been for the government’s mortgage rule changes, Finance Minister Jim Flahe...

This Is A Healthy Housing Bust..

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is dismissing fears about Canada's housing market, saying the current slowdown is welcome news and that there i...

The Economist's Shocking Numbers About Canada's Housing Market

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.11.2013 | Canada Business

House price overvaluation “is especially marked in Canada,” says a new report on the state of the world’s housing market from The Economist. ...