Toronto's low vacancy rate coupled with its rental supply shortage has resulted in bidding wars, and landlords are taking full advantage to squeeze every last penny out of their investments
Despite this, majority of Canadian households still manage finances responsibly
Detached homes are becoming scarce, with significant price gains putting some neighbourhoods in Toronto out of reach – even those once considered bad investments.
Average house prices continue to climb in Canada’s hot markets, but what has been the impact on landlords and the average rental levels in the country’s biggest cities?
Grandfather clauses that allow tenants to smoke are creating issues for landlords unable to hang onto other tenants literally put out by the smell.
The fallout from the Bank of Canada’s decision to cut the overnight rate continues, with agents fighting back against new suggestions the market is significantly overvalued.
Population growth, supply and demand are the typical signposts that motivate investors – but with Canadian housing starts outpacing demographics, some fear that oversupply could drive prices down.
If you’re of the mind that gimmicks don’t sell real estate, arguably the most useless gimmick of all is now driving hundreds of millions of dollars in sales.
High home prices have sent GTA investors packing, with key neighbourhoods outside the region benefiting.
One market in the Pacific province is benefiting from an influx of Albertans, and Americans, looking for residential and recreational property.
Further drops to mortgage rates are opening the door for new investors, but they’re also highlighting the pivotal role of good credit ratings
The Bank of Canada’s announcement to cut the interest rate 25 basis points to 0.5 per cent has some investors worrying about the impact on the economy once rates eventually rise.
Connect Asset Management Challenges the Financial Community to Invest in Downtown Toronto Real Estate for a Good Cause
The event will also feature a panel of industry experts and a presentation on the state of the Hamilton-Burlington housing market
Blue Pearl Mortgage Group Inc. is expanding its footprint once again, this time with services in Ontario