After being rattled by the Great Recession, resort town property values are through the roof, and the resulting influx of out-of-towners has put pressure on locals, who are having difficulty affording homes
"It often seems like the left hand and the right hand are not speaking"
The new housing critic for the Ontario NDP will continue a fight begun by her predecessor, Cheri DiNovo, pressing for a licensing system to crack down on errant landlords.
National prices took a rare dip downwards in November, marking a first for 2011, according to the Teranet-National Bank House Price Index.
It may be another indication of just how fierce the competition is for multifamily investment properties, with an industry leader launching what it calls a “Pre-Offer Home Inspection,” specifically designed to give buyers a leg up in multiple-bid situations.
A seasoned investor is offering joint-venture newbies a word to the wise, asking them to assess their abilities on the management side and think about transferring that role to experts now scouting around for money partners.
The majority of property investors contract a tenant or management company to handle “curb appeal maintenance,” according to a new CREW poll, although nearly as many continue to do that work themselves.
Canada is a very affordable place to own a home – it just depends where you buy.
An influx of new supply doesn’t seem to be slowing sales or rising rents in Toronto’s condo apartment market.
Putting all your eggs in one lender’s basket is increasingly a risky strategy for new players, says one successful buy-and-hold investor, pointing to growing limits on the number of doors allowed any one borrower.
Toronto’s economic growth -- helped along by a booming real estate sector -- has once again topped the chart for Canadian cities, as measured by CIBC.
Calgary commercial real estate will continue to evolve into one of the strongest markets in 2012, according to a new forecast by Avison Young.
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