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  • GDP falls on weak real estate market by Justin da Rosa

    Canada’s real gross domestic product (GDP) fell 0.1 per cent in January due in part to sagging construction and diminishing output from the real estate industry.

  • Popular practice puts landlords in jeopardy by Jennifer Paterson

    It seemed like a good idea at the time, but the rapid growth in utility costs are forcing landlords to cut a key term from their leases – or take a hit to cash flow.

  • Property investors flock to this emerging hotspot by Jennifer Paterson

    With an average home price of $215K – a mere fifth of the Toronto average – this suburban hub is being called the next investment hotspot.

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    Calgary, Toronto slip down prosperity rankings but still high-fliers… Could Amazon’s new venture benefit mortgage, real estate agents?... Report suggests federal tax cuts will be offset by provincial hikes… Canadians don’t save regularly, mortgage payments no problem…

  • Alberta’s latest budget spares real estate market by Olivia D'Orazio

    The budget was rife with tax increases, including those relating to real estate, but experts on the ground say those fee increases aren’t likely to have an impact on the market.

  • Poloz answers critics questioning BoC’s credibility by Justin da Rosa

    The Governor of the Bank of Canada has gone into damage control mode, defending the BoC's January rate cut.

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry

    Most Canadians would choose fixed-rate mortgage today… Lenders highlight features other than rates as competition intensifies… Builder shifts from the suburbs to downtown, says ‘no bubble’…

  • What are the top gifts landlords give to tenants? by Jennifer Paterson

    If you believe every headline you read, the relationship between landlords and tenants is one fraught with tension – but a new survey shows a much softer side.

  • Lighter Side: Landlord sues NBA star by Jennifer Paterson

    Many investors, particularly sports fans, would be thrilled to have an NBA star as a tenant – but not this landlord.

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