Housing Bubble Canada

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 03.24.2014 | 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. ...

Another Schizophrenic Month In The Country's Largest Housing Market

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

It was another confusing month in Toronto’s booming — or is it crashing? — housing market, with home sales dropping a precipitous 19.5 per cent ...

Vancouver Home Sales Cool Off More

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - November home sales in the Vancouver area fell 28.6 per cent compared with a year ago as what was once the country's hottest real estate m...

Housing Bust Could Be Good For Economy: CIBC

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - One of the country's big banking groups has issued a report saying that a cooling in Canadian house prices may not be all bad news.The CIBC ...

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Tories' Mortgage Rules Threaten Economy: Industry Group

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.19.2012 | Canada Business

Ever since Canada’s housing market began swooning earlier this year, mortgage brokers, bankers and real estate agents have been busy telling us that...

As Housing Bubble Turns To Bust, Prepare For Unemployment Spike

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.26.2012 | Canada Business

A slowdown is coming to Canada’s construction industry, thanks to the cooling housing market, says a new report from the Conference Board of Canada,...

Bubble Bursting Nationwide: Report

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's housing market appears to be cooling across the board in the face of tighter mortgage rules that affect many first-time buyers of mo...

Catastrophe Or Boom Times? Depends On Whom You Ask

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Business

Whether Canada’s real estate market is among the strongest and most resilient in the world, or whether it is on the precipice of a major correction,...