The Secret Lives Of House Poor Canadians

The Secret Lives Of House Poor Canadians

CBC  05.26.2015
They look like the family that has it all. Louise Edgerton, her partner, John Camus, and her 10-year-old daughter, Fianna, joke around...
$2M For A Back Yard? Single-Family Homes Going Extinct

$2M For A Back Yard? Single-Family Homes Going Extinct

Daniel Tencer  05.25.2015
Construction of single-family homes in Canada’s largest cities is rapidly disappearing, the result of land shortages, changing policies...
Oil And Non-Oil: CMHC Sees Housing Market Divide

Oil And Non-Oil: CMHC Sees Housing Market Divide

CP  05.25.2015
OTTAWA - Lower crude prices are expected to help contribute to a split in the Canadian housing market that will see oil-producing provinces...
LOOK: House From ‘Mean Girls' For Sale In Toronto

LOOK: House From ‘Mean Girls' For Sale In Toronto

Daniel Tencer  05.20.2015
Whether you love or hate Regina George, the queen-bee social butterfly from “Mean Girls,” you’ve got to admire her house. And if...
Canada's Most And Least Affordable Housing Markets

Canada's Most And Least Affordable Housing Markets

Daniel Tencer  05.20.2015
Housing affordability continued to erode in the first quarter of 2015, the third quarter in a row that buying a home has become more difficult...
Crisis Looming As Affordable Housing Disappears: Report

Crisis Looming As Affordable Housing Disappears: Report

CP  05.19.2015
OTTAWA - The country has a looming housing problem that is going to require action from all levels of government, according to a new report...
9.5% Jump In Canadian House Prices Called 'Impressive'

9.5% Jump In Canadian House Prices Called 'Impressive'

Daniel Tencer  05.15.2015
Home sales in Canada were up 10 per cent from a year earlier in April, a jump one economist called “impressive” given that the country’s...
So Much For Toronto And Vancouver's Hot Housing Markets

So Much For Toronto And Vancouver's Hot Housing Markets

Daniel Tencer  05.13.2015
So much for Toronto and Vancouver's incredible, incomprehensible house price growth. Prices across Canada are fizzling, and the two hottest...
Toronto's Incredible ‘Integral House' On Sale For $28 Million

Toronto's Incredible ‘Integral House' On Sale For $28 Million

Daniel Tencer  04.23.2015
It was once described by the head of New York’s Museum of Modern Art as “one of the most important private houses in North America,”...
LOOK: This Is Quickly Becoming Canada's New Tallest Neighbourhood

LOOK: This Is Quickly Becoming Canada's New Tallest Neighbourhood

BuzzBuzzHome  04.23.2015
BuzzBuzzHome: The corner of Yonge and Bloor will soon give Toronto's Financial District a run for its money when it comes to building height....
Here's What's Really Scary About High-Ratio Mortgages In Canada

Here's What's Really Scary About High-Ratio Mortgages In Canada

Financial Post  04.22.2015
Canadians buying (overpriced) houses this spring with little money down, now face an additional burden with the recent announcement by...

And The Best Day Of The Year To Sell Your House Is..

Daniel Tencer  04.21.2015
If you plan to sell your house this year, you may want to list it right away, because the best day to sell your house is May 1, according...

Canadian Housing Finally Makes It To Top Of Most-Overvalued List

Daniel Tencer  04.20.2015
Canada’s housing is the most overvalued in the world when compared to rental rates, and the third-most overvalued when compared to incomes,...

Should You Buy or Lease a Condo?

Dan S. Barnabic  04.16.2015
The idea of buying a condo might have crossed your mind, but before you rush into this trendy alternative housing arrangement, keep in...