• Lower rates will boost buyer confidence by Olivia D'Orazio

    As the Royal Bank of Canada leads other major banks in lowering five-year fixed mortgage rates, some industry experts believe there won’t be much of an impact on how the housing market performs in 2015.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Banks cut prime rates but savers suffer… Condo sales cancelled as developer decides on rentals... 2014 was a tough year for Ottawa’s commercial market… Large rise in new home sales in US…

  • Interest rate cut will 'keep the real estate party going' by Jennifer Paterson

    The Bank of Canada’s surprise interest rate cut last week will “keep the real estate party going” and "add new life to the housing market", according to experts.

  • Commercial investors should take advantage of interest rate drop by Jennifer Paterson

    The Bank of Canada’s interest rate cut offers ‘a perfect storm’ for commercial real estate investors, according to a new report.

  • The slow and steady investor wins the race by Jennifer Paterson

    The importance of staying focused and applying diligent strategies in real estate investing is summed up in one sentence by an award-winning investor: “Slow and steady wins the race.”

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    RBC cuts mortgage rate, price war coming?... New home plots in Calgary at 17 year low… TD Bank predicts another rate cut in March, lower house prices… Consumer optimism for property prices lower again…

  • Panic caused by listings shortage extends to investors by Olivia D'Orazio

    The market frenzy caused by a shortage in listings has extended to many investors, who find themselves hard-pressed to purchase a property at a decent price – a task that’s set to become even more challenging following the Bank of Canada’s surprising decision to lower interest rates.

  • Lower rates set to benefit first-time investors the most by Olivia D'Orazio

    Lower interest rates – announced by the Bank of Canada last week – will mostly benefit first-time investors and homebuyers, say experts.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Sales plunge and prices fall in Calgary… Experts don’t see lower interest rates increasing household debt … US existing home sales rise…

  • The next hot neighbourhood in Toronto? by Jordan Maxwell

    With condo rentals up by 17 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2014, investorss are cashing in on a strong market and solid demand for properties in ideal locations.


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