Moody’s will pay hundreds of millions to settle allegations that it habitually inflated ratings of shoddy mortgage-backed securities during the run-up to the financial crisis
CMHC announced early Tuesday it is increasing its loan insurance premiums effective March 17
The 2015 Pan Am and Para Pan Am Games, which are due to kick off in Toronto this summer, could replicate the impact on real estate and development that was seen by Vancouver following the 2010 Olympic Games.
An active investment market, consistent building supply, redevelopment of existing buildings and steady leasing demand are just some of the trends setting the stage for a robust 2015 in the Greater Toronto Area’s commercial real estate sector.
Warning for Canadians with homes south of the border… Metropolitan areas see most population growth… Foreign investment could increase in Canada’s property market…
A boost to downtown development, investment in post-secondary schools and the Bank of Canada's interest rate cut is fueling this Ontario hotspot.
The level of mortgage debt in Canada has sparked furious debate among industry professionals about qualification standards for mortgages.
Residential sales in British Columbia are forecast to rise 2.4 per cent to 86,050 units in 2015 and a further 3.9 per cent to 89,400 units in 2016, according to new figures.
Rate cut talk gathers pace… Ottawa planners approve city’s tallest building… Colliers splits from parent company, changes name… Almost half of Canadian credit card holders have debt…
The number of homes being bought and sold in Alberta is forecasted to plummet in 2015, according to a report by RBC, but this decline is great news for investors in the province.
While the Bank of Canada’s interest rate cut has been praised for opening the real estate doors to a new crop of first-time buyers, many experts are actually seeing would-be buyers stay put in the rental market, which is great news for investors.
Real estate investors should be prepared for the tax authorities, as the Canada Revenue Agency and Revenue Quebec may be scrutinizing GST/HST and QST compliance areas relating to the real estate sector in 2015.