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
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.
Market conditions may be chipping away at the Canadian bias for brick houses, with a new poll suggesting investors see little short-term value in what remains a more costly purchase.
Older Canadians may be scratching their heads at a new poll that suggests many don't consider mortgages to be debt, but one expert says there is no denying what income property debt is: it's ‘good news.’
Royal LePage expands as Prudential Sussex joins the network… Canadian households’ $1.5 trillion debt; two thirds of which are home loans… Vancouver house approval process varies widely on location… Real estate industry needs to work with insurers on climate change…
Cyber Monday has come and gone, and while most consumers kept their bargain hunting to WalMart and Best Buy, some savvy investors turned to real estate for the greatest deals.
Alberta proposes condo law changes… Saskatoon passes $2 billion milestone… Typical detached home in Vancouver approaches $1 million… Consumer confidence rises on optimism of personal finances and house prices…
The rise of first-time homebuyers is increasing competition for established investors in Calgary as the continuous influx of inward migration and healthy job growth turns renters in the city into homeowners.
The Canadian real estate market may be poised for transformation with the introduction of mobile-driven deposits, set to help investors avoid the snafus that too often scuttle deals.
For investors looking for money partners in the commercial space, 2015 could be the year to find your match, as a new report says an ‘unprecedented’ wave of investment capital is flowing into the sector across major Canadian markets.
Calgary resales strong but prices are stabilizing… Interest rates set to stay low again tomorrow… Canadians expect to be debt free on retirement… except for the mortgage… Warning that some US mortgage payments could double…