Expect deceleration in price growth, not a major crash
The central bank’s stance on the possible effects of new federal mortgage rules has raised questions on its possible next steps
December turned out to be an active month compared to the same month in 2013, as sales activity stood 7.9 per cent higher, according to statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).
With lenders constantly changing their regulations and guidelines, investors have to find more creative ways to secure financing for new income properties, say experts.
A growth in land shortages, as expanding Canadian housing markets bump up against the country’s green spaces, is having an impact on the property market and opportunities for investors, say experts.
Single-family home prices drop in almost half of cities… Effect of oil prices can’t be ignored says Royal Le Page… CREB: Calgary sales to ease by 4 per cent…
Despite warnings of an overvalued housing market and plunging oil prices, a new report suggests that home prices across Canada will increase by 2.9 per cent in the year ahead.
Do you have an investment opportunity lined up for January? You should, according to one Toronto-based real estate company, since the cheapest day of the year to buy a home is just one week away.
A recent rise in the assessment value of properties in Nova Scotia does not reflect market value in the province, say experts.
House prices declined for the second consecutive month in December, but is this just an indication of real estate’s slowest month of the year?
Conference Board mentions recession for Alberta, Prentice says no… Ottawa office sector set for shake-up… No slowdown in household debt…
While some markets west of Toronto bask in the limelight of positive forecasts for 2015, investors are being reminded that there are great opportunities east of the city too.