Neil Sharma

Neil Sharma

Neil Sharma

Neil Sharma is the Editor-In-Chief of Canadian Real Estate Wealth and Real Estate Professional. As a journalist, he has covered Canada’s housing market for the Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, National Post, and other publications, specializing in everything from market trends to mortgage and investment advice. He can be reached at [email protected]

Published Articles by Neil Sharma

Ravenous demand for housing nullifies supply boost

Canadian housing starts hit 273,664 in March, up from 252,636 a month earlier, but the enhanced activity still hasn’t been able to keep pace with voracious demand.

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Benchmark price of Canadian home up $120,000 in March

In March, new listings set a record by reaching 1 million across Canada, a 7.5% increase from the month prior. Bidding wars were commonplace and inventories fell to their lowest in decades.

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Here’s how much monthly rental profit the average GTA condo earns

Sixty-three percent of investors in the GTA were cash flow neutral or positive last year, up from 56% in 2017. Investors who purchased presale condo units saw better cash flow than landlords who bought resale units.

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Toronto suburb sets sales record

The total value of home sales nearly hit $1.5 billion last month - a 130.4% increase over March 2020, and the largest amount ever recorded for any month.

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‘Boxy’ condos optimize space for end users, investors

Condo layout design is one of Condoville Realty Inc.'s specialties. A functional design is always better than a bigger design, especially when it comes to millennials looking for efficiency.

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BMO reveals where first-time purchasers plan to buy

A survey by Pollara Strategic Insights revealed that first-time homebuyers preferred living in major city centres. 27% chose Toronto, 15% Vancouver, and 11% apiece for Montreal and Calgary.

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A primer on the post-COVID office environment

The way employees interact with office spaces and other employers will be very different in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's what this expert says is in store.

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GTA luxury market to remain scorching in 2021

Sotheby’s International Realty Canada report noted that sales in the GTA’s luxury residential sector surged by 157% year-over-year through the first two months of this year.

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Webinar to explore ways to maximize buying power

Join this FREE real estate investing webinar on Tuesday, March 30 at 12 p.m. EST to learn different ways to maximize your buying power in today's market.

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Policymakers need to intervene in housing market: RBC

Canada’s housing market has become feverish because demand has vastly outpaced inventory and property values have grown beyond historical norms.

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