Best Real Estate Markets <i>In The World</i>

Best Real Estate Markets In The World

Daniel Tencer  04. 9.2014
Canadian cities top the world for the real estate markets that make the best bet for long-term investment, according to a study from U.K....
Suddenly, Canada's Housing Market Doesn't Look So Healthy

Suddenly, Canada's Housing Market Doesn't Look So Healthy

04. 8.2014
Canada's residential real estate markets showed signs of a sharp slowdown in the first quarter of the year, with housing starts plummeting...
Canada's Housing Market 'Flying Blind': CIBC

Canada's Housing Market 'Flying Blind': CIBC

Daniel Tencer  04. 4.2014
Ever notice how everyone seems to be wrong about Canada’s housing market? The pessimists predicting a housing bubble collapse have been...
Whoa, House Prices, Whoa

Whoa, House Prices, Whoa

The Canadian Press  04. 3.2014
TORONTO - The Toronto Real Estate Board says home sales for March totalled 8,081, up 7.2 per cent from a year ago.The increase came as...
Canadian Cities Where Middle Class Will No Longer Buy You A House

Canadian Cities Where Middle Class Will No Longer Buy You A House

Daniel Tencer  03.29.2014
Average-income families can no longer afford a detached house in more than a quarter of Canada’ largest cities, according to an analysis...
Oliver Issues Warning As New Mortgage War Brews

Oliver Issues Warning As New Mortgage War Brews

Julian Beltrame and David Friend, The Canadian Press  03.27.2014
TORONTO — Finance Minister Joe Oliver says he will keep a close eye on the Canadian housing market after the Bank of Montreal pulled...
First-Time Home Buyers Willing To Fork Over More: Report

First-Time Home Buyers Willing To Fork Over More: Report

The Canadian Press  03.18.2014
TORONTO - A Bank of Montreal report on first-time home buyers says the average budget has increased to $316,100.That's up nearly six per...
<i>Outrageous</i> House Price Growth

Outrageous House Price Growth

03.17.2014
Some economists are calling it a “soft landing,” because sales volumes have fallen and aren’t coming back up, but house prices in...
Largest Jump In House Prices In Years

Largest Jump In House Prices In Years

The Canadian Press  03.13.2014
OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its new housing price index rose 0.3 per cent in January, following a 0.1 per cent gain in December.It...
'Dangerous' Meddling Threatens Housing Market: Economist

'Dangerous' Meddling Threatens Housing Market: Economist

Daniel Tencer  03.12.2014
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...
Toronto's Crazy Housing Market Set To Crash -- And Boom

Toronto's Crazy Housing Market Set To Crash -- And Boom

Daniel Tencer  03.10.2014
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....
Bad Weather Can't Stop It

Bad Weather Can't Stop It

The Canadian Press  03.10.2014
OTTAWA - Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing starts picked up last month, ending a string of modest declines that...
Booming Again

Booming Again

The Canadian Press  03. 6.2014
OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says municipalities issued $7 billion worth of building permits in January, up 8.5 per cent from December.The...
We're Going Bidding-War Crazy..

We're Going Bidding-War Crazy..

03. 5.2014
TORONTO -- More Canadians are willing to enter a bidding war and fight it out to secure a property, according to a home buying report released...