• Early 2015 will see home-buying surge by Jamie Henry

    The prediction of a mortgage rate hike in 2015 is likely to bring a surge of investors into the market early next year, according to a new report, as buyers aim to secure a low rate before the Bank of Canada ends its one per cent run.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Vancouver condo buyers hit by steel dispute… Consumer confidence falls with the oil price… U.S. mortgage lenders offering deals with three per cent down… Canadian realtors take to the skies…

  • City entices investors with tax credits by Jennifer Paterson

    A new round of tax credits is now available to residential developers and investors in downtown Winnipeg, but one expert says that investors should not be forming their strategies around these types of incentives.

  • Drones: Are they worth the investment? by Jennifer Paterson

    Real estate professionals are increasingly using small, commercial drones to size up a property -- should investors follow their lead?

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Residential building permits fall in latest report… Non-residential building permits surge… Fitch warns of “unsustainable” levels of household debt including mortgages…

  • Housing starts rise in November by Olivia D'Orazio

    Housing starts across Canada remained flat year-over-year in November, although seasonally-adjusted numbers point to growing momentum in British Columbia and Quebec as developers ramp up projects to meet the demands of immigration.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Canada needs another 4.5 million homes warns study… Calgary relaxes rules on gated communities… Lenders face challenges in 2015 despite $31.7 billion profits…

  • Daily Market Update by Janie Smith

    Toronto house prices keep on rising… It hasn’t all been booming; Canada’s more moderate property markets… Canadians are saving 40 million dollars a day from lower gas prices…

  • Forget the numbers! Good news ahead for commercial property by Jordan Maxwell

    A low Canadian dollar is expected to increase demand for industrial space in the GTA, according to a new report – that despite a 25 per cent drop in leased commercial space compared to a year ago.


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