News

  • 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.

  • Brick house or stucco house? Depends on the investor type by Jennifer Paterson

    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.

  • Income property ‘debt’ is an investor’s best friend by Jamie Henry

    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.’

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    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 sales extend to real estate by Jamie Henry

    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.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    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…

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