News

  • Bank of Canada announces rate by The Canadian Press

    The Central Bank has made its final rate announcement of the year

  • Trends in three major markets by Justin da Rosa

    As real estate market data trickles in ahead of CREA's official release, we have a good sense of how three major markets have performed

  • Small landlords face big competition by Jennifer Paterson

    As more developers focus on purpose-built rentals, one expert breaks down the short and long-term ramification for small landlords.

  • Rental demand outpaces home-buying demand by Jordan Maxwell

    Demand for housing is shifting steadily from a focus on buying single-family homes to renting condos and townhomes – handing landlords an increasingly strong market.

  • Detached housing is “bananas” in Vancouver by Jamie Henry

    A Vancouver mortgage broker says that the detached housing market in the city is “bananas” and says he’s never seen the market like it before.

  • Toronto group protests against ‘density creep’ by Jamie Henry

    A group called the Density Creep Neighbourhood Alliance are protesting against a proposed development in Toronto which would replace eight single-family homes with 80 stacked townhouses.

  • Affluent Canadians have homes worth $1.5 million by Jamie Henry

    A new survey from BMO Private Banking found that high-net-worth Canadians (with investible assets of at least $1 million) are almost certainly homeowners (95 per cent) and their homes are valued at an average of $1.5 million.

  • CMHC report exposes divided market by Jordan Maxwell

    It’s the same old story for the Canadian housing market – lower oil prices are leaving oil-producing provinces such as Alberta vulnerable while other markets like Ontario and B.C. continue to benefit.

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