News

  • Bank of Canada announces rate by The Canadian Press

    The Central Bank has made its final rate announcement of the year

  • Trends in three major markets by Justin da Rosa

    As real estate market data trickles in ahead of CREA's official release, we have a good sense of how three major markets have performed

  • Top tip for landlords during the winter months by Jennifer Paterson

    The weather outside is frightful and the temperature inside is delightful … but landlords have a range of issues to consider to ensure their rental properties are prepared for the winter weather and that, subsequently, their tenants are comfortable and safe.

  • Confidence up in New Brunswick as home sales rise by Jordan Maxwell

    New Brunswick had its hottest December for home sales since 2009, with a 9.3 per cent increase year-over-year.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Vancouver is second most unaffordable market in the world… Toronto becoming ‘the New York of the North’… High-end sales hit new record in Vancouver…

  • Canadian investor pleads guilty in Ponzi scheme by Jamie Henry

    A Canadian investor has pleaded guilty for his role in a Ponzi scheme, which allegedly involved the illegal diversion of nearly $70 million USD from more than 1,000 investors across North America.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Demand for Toronto condos stays strong… Non-residential building investment increased in the fourth quarter… Alberta sales tax would trigger compensation…

  • Five hotspots to expand your investment horizons by Jennifer Paterson

    Renew your passport; there may be some travel in your future. These five emerging cities in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America offer opportunities for real estate investors.

  • Micro condos create financing issues by Justin da Rosa

    Micro condos may be one of the biggest Canadian real estate trends on the horizon, but financing continues to be an issue, warns one expert.

  • Lighter Side: Millionaire homebuyer loses out on 5,000 square feet by Jamie Henry

    As you can imagine, a Hong Kong-based millionaire was absolutely horrified a few years ago when he learned that his Malibu mansion was not 15,000 square feet like he thought when he paid $12.25 million in cash for it – so horrified, in fact, that he’s taking his agent and the brokerage to court. Again.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Home prices gain but at lowest rate for 20 months… The future for realtors, or a worrying development?… Landlords unlikely to lose out from Target closures…

  • December sales up over last year by Jordan Maxwell

    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).

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