The cost of investing in Toronto is rising and some investors are beginning to look elsewhere, but are ROIs in Canada’s largest city really that paltry?
The fund's favourable tax treatment will expire that same month
A new study from the Pew Research Center on whether equities or housing represents the best long-term investment suggests the answer depends largely on how you define “long-term.”
Housing starts were lower in April on both month-over-month and year-over-year fronts, with the sharpest declines coming in Atlantic Canada and Ontario, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.
CMHC’s bulk insurance fund stood at a virtual standstill last year as the government clawed back on lender access to that portfolio insurance, making it harder for investors to win financing at the bank.
Here may be more proof that smoking tenants compromise resale value, with a survey suggesting half of buyers are inclined to give those properties a miss.
Sales volumes for homes in Toronto slipped 2 per cent in April from a year earlier while year-on-year prices were up by the same percentage, driven by unexpected strength in, of all things, condos.
Here are the last five of ten ways investor Gord Lemon urges you to beat the bushes for a deal. Ahem, a deal at a discount, no less. Note: They're in no order of preference or effectiveness, although all require initiative and, perhaps, a little luck.
Data issued by the U.S. Census Bureau Tuesday show that homeownership has hit its lowest level since 1995, while a separate release reveals the strongest across-the-board price gain since 2006 -- the suggestion being the U.S. is drifting away from an “ownership society” and toward a “country of renters.”
Cheap money and low interest rates are likely to remain for another couple of years, Canada’s Parliamentary Budget Officer said in an economic forecast Monday, offering more bearish sentiment than the Bank of Canada.
Insurance myths abound, according to a new consumer survey, and that ignorance can have pretty dire consequences for investors and other property buyers who are in the midst of renovating or have already paid the price, so to speak.
While talk of overheated markets focuses on major cities, data issued by StatsCan show the strongest price growth between 2006-2011 was outside the country's census metropolitan areas (CMAs).
Connect Asset Management Challenges the Financial Community to Invest in Downtown Toronto Real Estate for a Good Cause
The event will also feature a panel of industry experts and a presentation on the state of the Hamilton-Burlington housing market
Blue Pearl Mortgage Group Inc. is expanding its footprint once again, this time with services in Ontario