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The worst "appears to be over" for these areas, new report says
Eroded housing affordability in the first quarter is helping explain a slower spring season for brokers in key markets, compounded by mortgage rules making it tougher for clients to qualify.
Condominium apartment rental registrations in Toronto will hit a record in 2011, keeping rental prices stable as supply continues to increase, according to a new report by Urbanation Inc.
Lingering caution at the big banks and wealthy clients increasingly bullish on the stock market are helping brokers claim their biggest share of high-end deals in years – with a Re/Max study helping explain the phenomenon.
The Canadian Real Estate Association’s (CREA) latest statistics, which show national real estate activity fell last month nearly 15% on a year-over-year basis, signifies the beginning of a gradual correction in the housing market that could cause sales activity to fall by nearly another 10% this time next year, says TD Economics Senior Vice President and Senior Economist Craig Alexander.
Subprime lending is back, with institutional players positioning themselves ahead of the expected spike in B business.
Once a tough-sell in the recession, luxury properties throughout much of Canada’s largest cities are finding plenty of buyers lately as the financial standing of high net-worth individuals continues to improve.
The Conference Board of Canada's housing starts forecast is painting a positive picture for most Ontario cities.
A Montreal real estate broker and host of the HGTV show The Property Shop has accepted legal responsibility for a former employee that falsified a signature on contracts to sell two apartments.
First-time home buyers accounted for about half the homes sold in Canada in the past two years, despite decreasing affordability, according to a new study by economic consulting firm Altus Group.
New lender Equity Financial Trust has won CMHC approval – although that's not a signal for brokers to start sending in their A deals quite yet, said its CEO.
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