Toronto Real Estate

A Castle Just Sold For Less Than A Toronto Home Would

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Business

You might say it could make you the king of Kingston. *Wah-wah*

Toronto Realtor Board Stifled Competition 'With Malice And Forethought'

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- The Toronto Real Estate Board prevented competition and stifled digital innovation by prohibiting its realtor members from posting sales da...

These 1980s Stories About Canadian Housing Could Be Written Today

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.25.2016 | Canada Business

Some things never change.

Millennials: Buying A Home ASAP Is Worth It In The Long Run

Samantha Brookes | Posted 04.21.2016 | Canada Business
Samantha Brookes

Thirty-six is the new 30 for first-time home buyers in Canada -- meaning that the average age of current home buyers is 36, while the majority of current home owners bought their place before they were 30. Considering that millennials are typically 25 to 34 years old, many are left asking the question: are millennials buying homes?

Liberals' Mortgage Rule Changes Could Hurt More Than They Help

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.14.2016 | Canada Business

Regardless, Finance Minister Bill Morneau seems optimistic.

Alberta's Woes Will Boost T.O., Vancouver House Prices: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.08.2016 | Canada Business

And it's NOT foreign investment.

$1.17 Million, And Rising

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2016 | Canada Business

Toronto house prices jump 12% in a year.

Surviving Buying Season In Canada's Hottest Real Estate Markets

Samantha Brookes | Posted 03.30.2016 | Canada Business
Samantha Brookes

In the midst of the busiest month of the year in real estate, the Canadian housing market shows no signs of cooling down anytime soon, pushing buyers to think twice about their next move. Many assume that their best bet is to steer clear of the hot market, but that isn't necessarily a smart move.

A Bank Put A Number On Vancouver's Chinese Homebuyers. It's Big.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.24.2016 | Canada Business

It's big in Toronto, too.

March Madness: Canada's Fastest-Growing Real Estate Markets

YPNextHome | Posted 03.18.2016 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

In the spirit of the NCAA March Madness basketball tournament, YPNextHome put together our own bracket of championship housing markets across Canada. It's East versus West, as city market takes on city market to determine the eventual Canadian slam-dunk champion.

Conrad Black To Be Tenant In Toronto Mansion He Just Sold

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2016 | Canada Business

Black originally said house was too big, but now he's staying.

This Is How Much The Average Home In Toronto Now Costs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2016 | Canada Business

Sales in February rose 21.1 per cent over last year.

Toronto, Vancouver Luxury Home Sales Continue To 'Defy Gravity'

CP | Brian McKenna, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2016 | Canada Business

The realtor says the Greater Toronto Area will lead the $1-million-plus residential real estate market, with continued sales gains and price escalation.

Pretty Soon, This Could Be A 'Luxury' Home In Toronto Or Vancouver

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Business

Luxury. Yes. This.

This Project Could Forever Change Downtown Toronto

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.24.2016 | Canada Business

Bjarke Ingels' architecture has a track record of winning awards.

What's Really To Blame For High House Prices In Canada?

Ben Myers | Posted 01.28.2016 | Canada Business
Ben Myers

"Progress" has been replaced by "housing crisis." Many neighbourhoods, municipalities and even metro areas have experienced annual double-digit house price inflation over the past decade, forcing many middle-income individuals and households to make tough choices about where they want to live.

4 Factors That Will Determine Canada's Real Estate Market In 2016

The RentSeeker.ca Team | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Business
The RentSeeker.ca Team

The Loonie is the lowest it has been in 15 years, a barrel of gas is trading for less than $30 -- compare these factors against the rising U.S. greenback and you get one gloomy economic forecast. However, there is one section of our economy that seems to be unaffected, as real estate is showing little signs of slowing down.

2015 Was Crazy For Toronto Real Estate. 2016 May Be Crazier

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Business

Average selling price for all properties headed for $665,000.

Toronto Housing Market Blows Away Records

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Business

"Demand for ownership housing is expected to remain very strong in 2016."

Liberals Must Fulfill Promise To Curb Escalating Home Prices

Dan S. Barnabic | Posted 12.22.2015 | Canada Business
Dan S. Barnabic

The Liberal Party promised to "undertake a review of escalating home prices in high-priced markets -- like Vancouver and Toronto -- to determine whether speculation is driving up the cost of housing, and survey the policy tools that could keep home ownership within reach for more Canadians." But this may be one of the first promises to fall by the wayside.

Toronto And Vancouver Real Estate Is Undervalued - Globally Speaking

Ben Myers | Posted 12.21.2015 | Canada Business
Ben Myers

High price-to-rent and price-to-income ratios don't signal overvaluation, an overabundance of property speculation, or impending doom. Perhaps they actually signal the ascension of Toronto and Vancouver into the highest of global ranks.

Five Things To Know About Canada's New Mortgage Rules

CP | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Business

People in Vancouver, Toronto could feel the brunt of the new rules

If Scarface Had A Condo, It Might Look Like This Place Near T.O.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.27.2015 | Canada Business

Say hello to my little place!

LOOK: Tragically Hip Rocker Gord Downie Sells Toronto House

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.07.2015 | Canada Business

Ever wonder how Canadian rock stars live? Well here’s a rare chance to find out. It turns out Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie doesn’t live ...

Housing Bubble Fears Are Causing A Rental Housing Boom

Ben Myers | Posted 11.06.2015 | Canada Business
Ben Myers

Warnings of a housing correction are not new, but the frequency has increased. A couple of southwestern Ontario markets (most notably Toronto) and the Vancouver metro area are pricing out first-time buyers. In other major centres across Canada, the flatness or slowing of house price appreciation has dissuaded potential buyers from jumping in.