Canada Real Estate

Welcome To The Home Stretch

HuffPost Canada | Posted 05.18.2017 | Canada Business

Is Toronto's housing market finally cooling off? What does avocado toast have to do with owning your first home? And more.

4 Signs Toronto's Housing Bubble Has Started To Deflate

HuffPost Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.15.2017 | Canada Business

Toronto is no longer a "seller's market" and is now "in balanced territory."

Daniel Tencer

Renting Vs. Buying? Even Average Earners Can Do Both | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.09.2017 | Canada Business

“It doesn’t have to be one or the other."

N.S. Mansion Sells For More Than Asking, Less Than Toronto Condo

The Huffington Post Canada | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 03.06.2017 | Canada Business

It's 7,000 sq.-ft.

Michelle Butterfield

N.S. Mansion Is Selling For Less Than A Crappy Toronto Condo | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 02.10.2017 | Canada Business

She's 7,000 sq.-ft. and she's glorious.

'Sold Over Asking' Is Irrelevant In Toronto's Real Estate Market

Toronto Storeys | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Business
Toronto Storeys

On one hand, sellers and listing agents are loving this flurry of fruitful activity. They are obtaining record-setting prices for homes in record-setting times. Prospective homeowners hoping to buy, however, are faced with largely stressful, emotional experiences in which many end up empty-handed.

China's Cash Outflow Crackdown Could Crash Vancouver Real Estate

Stephen Punwasi | Posted 02.03.2017 | Canada Business
Stephen Punwasi

Global real estate markets are breaking a sweat, and Vancouver should be no exception. Those same foreign buyers that sent property values soaring around the world are now a little short on foreign currency.

Toronto Luxury Home Sales Soar Almost 100% In A Year

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2017 | Canada Business

Interest rates are low, employment is high.

Vancouver Ends 2016 With Drop In Home Sales, Rise in Prices

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.05.2017 | Canada British Columbia

It was a tumultuous year.

Don't Want More Debt? You 'Don't Live In Real World,' Clark Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 12.20.2016 | Canada British Columbia

If a bank can trust a lender, so can the government, she said.

First-Time Buyers Face Tough Choices As Home Prices Soar

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2016 | Canada Business

Would-be buyers are being forced to leave the cities they love.

Soaring House Prices Could Mean A New Kind Of Aristocracy: Economists

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.07.2016 | Canada Business

In a market where you need your parents' help to buy a house, only those whose parents own a house can buy.

American House-Hunters In Canada Haven't Done Their Homework

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.11.2016 | Canada Business

Anything in Toronto with an ocean view?

GRAPH: Trump Escapees Will Pay Through The Nose To Live In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.10.2016 | Canada Business

Homes are generally much more expensive in Canada than the U.S. these days.

Realtor's Election Joke Billboards Have Really Paid Off

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 11.10.2016 | Canada Business

Jeff Cook received nearly 400 calls on election night.

New Mortgage Rules Could 'Exacerbate' A Housing Slowdown: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Business

The regulations could prove "too constraining" in cities like Toronto and Vancouver.

Nothing Is Spookier Than This Month's Housing Situation

YPNextHome | Posted 10.20.2016 | Canada Living

Halloween is coming up, but if you've been paying any attention to the housing headlines this fall, you might be getting spooked for a whole other reason. It could be the skyrocketing price of homes that's causing you to lose sleep. Perhaps it's Finance Minister Bill Morneau's recent changes to mortgage rules which took effect on Oct. 17. And it doesn't stop there.

Canada Depends On Real Estate Like The U.S. Did Before It Crashed

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.05.2016 | Canada Business

What came next was terrible.

Real Estate Firms Really Suck At Halting Money-Laundering: Watchdog

CP | Alexandra Posadzki | Posted 09.14.2016 | Canada Business

There were problems at 468 companies. But only nine fines were handed out.

Canadian Home Prices Grow Faster Than All But 2 Countries: Study

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada Business

And guess which city tops the world.

When Selling In A Hot Neighbourhood Can Mean Trouble

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada Business

Listing your home in an up-and-coming area can sometimes work against you.

There Are Two Kinds Of Cottage Buyers. Which One Are You?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Business

Why drive into town when you can boat?

Destination Living Is The Latest Real Estate Trend

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Business

"People want a place where they can rest, a haven away from the busy world."

Your Home Has Untapped Value. Here's How To Cash In.

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Business

Go beyond the brick and mortar if you're looking to sell your home faster.

A Finished Condo Shouldn't Stop Your Pursuit Of A Unique Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada Business

It never hurts to ask.