Canada Real Estate

Seeking The Perfect Muskoka Cottage? Here's A Reality Check

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Business

“It’s definitely something everybody wants, doesn’t mean it’s something everybody is able to attain at this point.”

BMO Blames Vancouver, T.O. Home Prices Squarely On Foreign Cash

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.15.2016 | Canada Business

But you'll hear a different theory if you ask someone else.

What Affordable Housing Means And Why It's Important

The RentSeeker.ca Team | Posted 07.14.2016 | Canada Business
The RentSeeker.ca Team

Many Canadians are experiencing difficulties finding a place to live within their budget in neighbourhoods they have lived in for years, and the problem is only getting worse.

Vancouver Records Its Biggest Home Price Gain. That Could Be Bad.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.14.2016 | Canada Business

It's bad news for prospective buyers. It could be bad for the market, too.

Montreal Fixer Upper May Or May Not Have Been Horror Movie Set

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.06.2016 | Canada Business

We can neither confirm nor deny that Buffalo Bill is hiding in the basement.

Jesse Ferreras

Homeowners Are Stuck On Canada's Broken Property Ladder

HuffingtonPost.com | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada Business

Is upgrading to a bigger home just a pipe dream these days?

Mortgage Industry Says New Rules Would Be 'Tragic.' Uh Huh.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.29.2016 | Canada Business

OH, THE HUMANITY!

Canada Needs House Prices To Drop. Here's How To Make It Happen.

Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.30.2016 | Canada Business
Daniel Tencer

Affordability in Toronto is the worst since the 1990 housing bubble. In Vancouver, it just hit the worst level ever recorded anywhere in Canada. It's time to admit it's not enough to slow house prices -- they have to come down.

Vancouver Pushes Full Steam Ahead To Tax Empty Homes

The Huffington Post Canada | Andree Lau | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada British Columbia

“Vancouver housing is first and foremost for homes, not a commodity to make money with," said Mayor Gregor Robertson.

Blame Canadians, Not Foreign Money, For 'Housing Bubble': Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.21.2016 | Canada Business

"This is a bubble. A very big bubble. And it is going to end in tears."

Canada's Wild Child Real Estate Cities Will Settle Down: TD

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.20.2016 | Canada Business

"The party will come to an end."

Think This Home's Worth $2.1 Million? Wait Till You See Inside

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada British Columbia

And how about that ocean-side view?

Canada's Largest Real Estate Board Ordered To Stop With The Secrecy

CP | Aleksandra Sagan, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.03.2016 | Canada Business

Some say the ruling doesn't differ much from the status quo.

Jesse Ferreras

In 4 Years, Even Vancouver Condos Could Be Out Of Reach

HuffingtonPost.com | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.05.2016 | Canada Business

And Toronto's not far off its "Rubicon" year either.

Royal Bank Issues A Red Alert Over Canadian Condos

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.03.2016 | Canada Business

And Toronto, in particular, was singled out for concern.

Feds Not Taking Real Estate Money Laundering Seriously: Critics

CP | Alexandra Posadzki | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Business

"The government should not be taking a lax approach to these practices."

You Bought A New Home But Can't Sell Your Old One. What Now?

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 05.18.2016 | Canada Business

"This particular deal was difficult."

The Chinese Are Snapping Up U.S. Homes And Canadians Can't Keep Up

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.03.2016 | Canada Business

Canadians say they can't keep up with the Chinese at home. They can't elsewhere, either.

1 Graph Shows You CAN Buy A Home In Some Canadian Cities

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 05.17.2016 | Canada Business

And two where you can't.

Living In Vancouver Isn't The Be-All, End-All

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"I had some tears through the next weeks of selling."

Canada's Home Insurer Is Clawing Back Its Real Estate Exposure

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Business

It wasn't long ago that Canada's public home insurer was reaching the maximum of what it could provide.

A Canadian Has A Way Better Chance Of Affording A U.S. Home: BMO

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 05.09.2016 | Canada Business

"Mind the gap."

Millennials Aren't Rushing To Buy Homes. That's Smart.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Business

You can hold off on the housewarming gifts.

Vancouver's Not The Only Housing Market That's Overvalued: CMHC

CP | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Business

Sixty per cent of the housing markets in this study show signs of overvaluation.

More Canadians Buddying Up To Enter Housing Market

CP | Alexandra Posadzki | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Business

Don't go it alone? High housing prices are making young Canadians team up with friends to enter the market