News

  • House prices down 0.3 per cent in November by Jamie Henry

    House prices were down in November, the first monthly decline in a year, according to a new report.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Vancouver and Hamilton lead the growth in new house prices… Calgary condo law will benefit consumers and industry says CREB… Vancouverites asked to pay more to fund transit… In debt but not worried…

  • BoC sounds the alarm over market imbalance – sort of by Olivia D'Orazio

    While the Bank of Canada said it’s worried about a potentially overvalued housing market, the country is not about to host the kind of crash that plagued many cities in the United States.

  • What impact do wind turbines have on property value? by Jennifer Paterson

    Wind turbines and their proximity to residential real estate has long been a matter of turbulent debate, but a new study has found that these turbines actually have very little impact on the value of nearby properties.

  • Canada will need 4.5 million more homes by Jennifer Paterson

    Historical predictions of an oversupplied housing market caused by a mass exodus of baby boomers from their residential homes have been debunked by a new study.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    BoC warns of overvalued housing market… Prices set to moderate in 2015… Calgary housing market expected to be steady despite oil prices…1 in 8 households at risk from higher interest rates…

  • 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?

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