Technology Is Reinventing The Role Of Real Estate Agents

Abdullah Snobar | Posted 01.27.2017 | Canada Business
Abdullah Snobar

Real estate tech is an emerging industry that has seen a rise in investment, innovation and demand in recent years.

House For Sale For $1? Don't Fall For It

YPNextHome | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Business

Realtor Manjit Singh of HomeLife Superstars Real Estate Ltd., Brokerage, said the home was his own, and wanted to unload it quickly. He earlier had listed the three-bedroom, four-bath house for $899,000, but it didn't sell. This time, he was going to hold a one-day auction on Wednesday, May 18, with bidding starting at $1.

Read Beyond The Fairy Tales About Canada's Housing Market

Ross Kay | Posted 04.05.2017 | Canada Business
Ross Kay

The problem the housing bears have had is they are reading the same fairy tales about Canada's housing market that the housing bulls continue to suggest all Canadians keep reading. It's time to stop turning the pages and start reading what the words are really saying.

Conrad Black Sold His Mansion For $5 Million Below Asking Price

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2016 | Canada Business

An undisclosed seller bought the nine-bedroom, 11-bathroom estate earlier this month.

Toronto FC Just Made It To The Playoffs For The First Time

CP | Ryan McKenna, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2016 | Canada Living

Toronto had a really, really good night.

Soccer Fans Pack Into Toronto to See AS Roma Stars | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada

Francesco Totti isn't a rock star, but he makes a very good impersonation of one. The soccer icon and his teammates from AS Roma paraded around a newl...


CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

SEATTLE - An injury to defender Andy O'Brien cost the Vancouver Whitecaps a milestone victory.Vancouver coughed up a one-goal lead after a second-half...

Big Test For The Whitecaps

CP | Monte Stewart, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Whitecaps will attempt to silence some 50,000 critics on Saturday.A crowd of 50,000-plus is expected as the Whitecaps (4-4-4...

Canada's MLS Millionaire

CP | Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Italian striker Marco Di Vaio is the highest-paid MLS player in Canada, according to the MLS Players Union.The compact, elusive Italian will...

Canada's Strongest Real Estate Market

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary has been named "a lone shining star" in Canada's real estate market, in a report by TD Economics. Calgary was the only city to report posit...

LOOK: Mansions For Sale In Southern Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. forecasts the average MLS price in 2013 to be between $356,500 and $378,500 and between $363,800 and $390,800 in 201...

LOOK: Where Alberta's One Per Cent Lives

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

It is no secret that Alberta's rich are known for their wealth and oil money, and according to a report released on Monday they've only gotten richer....

LOOK: What $12.5 Million Will Buy You In Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

It was only a few years ago that a 12-million-dollar house made headline news in Alberta, but today seeing a few spread out across the province is com...

LOOK: The Cheapest Houses For Sale In Calgary

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary was the only city that saw an increase in home sales from a year ago in Canada, according to the latest figures from the Canadian Real Estate ...

For Sale: $10 Million B.C. Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Buying a home in British Columbia is expensive. But what do you get when price may not be an issue? A search of $1-million British Columbia homes o...

SEE: The Most Expensive Houses For Sale In Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.31.2013 | Canada Alberta

The Bank of Canada's latest financial review today stated that a housing market slowdown could potentially drag the entire economy down with it. "P...

SEE: What $1M Will Buy In Alberta

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

A recent Canadian Real Estate Association report sees a continued weakness in home sales in Canada, with the number of homes sold by its members last...

SEE: The Most Expensive Houses For Sale In Edmonton

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

More evidence of a cooling housing market in Canada was provided, as a report by the federal mortgage insurer states that the pace of home building i...

Whitecaps Defender Shares Depression Story

CP | Monte Stewart, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

CARSON, Calif. - Many athletes choose to hide their problems — sometimes with fatal results.But Andy O'Brien is willing to talk about his.Even still...

The Soccer Team Whose Fans Call the Shots

Andy Juniper | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Business
Andy Juniper

I think the Seattle Sounders -- the super successful soccer club -- is on to something. The Sounders have decided to not only listen to their fans, but to take it one step farther and allow their faithful flock to decide the fate of the club's General Manager, Adrian Hanauer, via a vote. I know what you're thinking: how on Earth did they conjure up this cockamamie scheme?

Homes: What $300K Can Buy OUTSIDE Of Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 12.28.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver has developed a stink among first-time home buyers. Recent statistics released by RBC Economics found that Vancouverites dedicate a whop...

How To Pick the Perfect Realtor

Mitch Parker | Posted 08.12.2012 | Canada Business
Mitch Parker

A great realtor has access to the widest database of homes and will even have knowledge of homes or condos for sale but not listed on the open market. Best of all, using a realtor in Canada to buy property is usually a free service since the buyer typically doesn't pay the commission. Here are five questions to ask before hiring your next agent...

Canada's Largest Real Estate Board Sued

The Canadian Press | Posted 07.28.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO (CP) -- The Competition Bureau has filed a lawsuit against Canada's largest real-estate board, a move the federal agency hopes will warn other...