Live In A Condo? Good Luck Ever Buying A House

Live In A Condo? Good Luck Ever Buying A House

Daniel Tencer  09. 9.2014
If you’ve bought a condo and are hoping to upgrade to a single-family home someday, you may end up waiting longer than you expected. According...
Canadian Real Estate 'A Dangerous Game For Forecasters'

Canadian Real Estate 'A Dangerous Game For Forecasters'

The Canadian Press  09. 8.2014
OTTAWA - Statistics Canada said Monday that municipalities issued building permits worth $9.2 billion dollars in July, up 11.8 per cent...
This Toronto Condo Has Separate Entrances For Richer, Poorer

This Toronto Condo Has Separate Entrances For Richer, Poorer

09. 4.2014
The news earlier this summer that a New York City condo building is planning to install a “poor door” — a separate entrance for lower-income...
Buying A House Is All In Your Head

Buying A House Is All In Your Head

Brittany Devenyi  08.22.2014
BuzzBuzzHome: During a viewing appointment in late July, Antonios Tsatsakis cracked open the door of a two-bedroom suite in Toronto, and...
Toronto Condo Market Breaks Rental Record

Toronto Condo Market Breaks Rental Record

08.15.2014
Rental demand in Canada's largest condo market surged to a record level in the last three months, according to new data from market...
CMHC Predicts Soft Landing .. As House Prices Accelerate

CMHC Predicts Soft Landing .. As House Prices Accelerate

The Canadian Press  08.13.2014
House price growth accelerated in Canada in July, according to the Teranet-National Bank house price index. Prices in the 11 cities tracked...
'This Level Of Activity Is Unsustainable'

'This Level Of Activity Is Unsustainable'

08.11.2014
OTTAWA — Some economists warn that the surge in the number of new homes being built in Canada is unsustainable and could approach "worrying''...
What We Don't Know About Canada's Housing Market Could Sink Us

What We Don't Know About Canada's Housing Market Could Sink Us

Sunny Freeman  08. 7.2014
Is Canada in a major housing bubble? Without crucial data that lenders and government are withholding, it’s practically impossible to...
This Is Now A Million-Dollar House In Toronto's Suburbs

This Is Now A Million-Dollar House In Toronto's Suburbs

Daniel Tencer  08. 6.2014
A recent article in Toronto Life drew attention to a refurbed house in Mississauga selling for $1.14 million, noting that the sale “hints...
In Toronto, When A House Doesn't Sell, The Price Goes UP

In Toronto, When A House Doesn't Sell, The Price Goes UP

Daniel Tencer  08. 1.2014
Bidding wars have become commonplace in the Toronto housing market, with many realtors saying they hit a fever pitch this spring. Though...
Wow: Look How Much Toronto Has Changed In Just 6 Years

Wow: Look How Much Toronto Has Changed In Just 6 Years

07.31.2014
If you follow real estate at all it's probably no surprise to hear that Toronto has gone condo crazy in recent years, clocking in as the...
Richest Get Way Better Bargains On Housing Than The Rest Of Us

Richest Get Way Better Bargains On Housing Than The Rest Of Us

Daniel Tencer  07.24.2014
Canadian Business released its latest ranking of Canada’s wealthiest neighbourhoods this week, complete with average income and average...
From Palace To Parking Spot: What Average Canadian House Will Buy You Around The World

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

Daniel Tencer  07.21.2014
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...
This One City Dominates Housing Construction In Canada

This One City Dominates Housing Construction In Canada

07.18.2014
BuzzBuzzHome: At the end of Q2-2014, there were 213,683 homes being built across Canada’s 10 busiest new residential construction markets. Naturally,...