Data gaps need to be addressed to help Canadian governments devise more effective solutions to the affordability crisis, says an analyst
The Real Estate Council of British Columbia recently urged agents to encourage their clients to disclose in writing if a home has been used for growing marijuana
First-time investors and home buyers in Toronto could benefit if a recommendation to the city’s Budget Committee is implemented.
The impact of the oil price slump, and subsequent drop in home sales, have hit another Canadian city hard, according to new MLS figures.
Canada’s household debt outpaces most developed countries… Economist predicts 15 per cent drop in Calgary house prices… Realtor says Calgary’s high-end homeowners are selling… Is wood the future for large buildings?
The voices predicting a further rate cut from the Bank of Canada have become a chorus, with another bank stating it believes the central bank still has additional basis points to slash.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has hopped on the 'overvalued' bandwagon, declaring Canada’s housing market between seven and 20 per cent overvalued, though it still predicts a “soft landing”.
Vancouver begins the year on a high… GTA sales strong so far… Edmonton sales slump in January… Western provinces have highest average mortgage debt… Consumer confidence continues to fall despite lower interest rates…
Despite the declining loonie, it is clear that Canadian real estate investors are still making headway south of the border.
With oil prices dropping and reports of “doom and gloom” for the Alberta real estate market, one expert advises investors to take a look at the commercial sector.
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If you’re thinking about buying or selling a condo as an investment property in this Canadian province, be prepared – its Condominium Act has grown by 300 pages.