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He told you so.
Uncertainty around the future of Canada's biggest condo market aside, investors in those boxy highrise units are increasingly in the catbird seat according to new data highlighting a 20 per cent rise in the number of rentals and a 4 per cent rise in the average rent itself.
A recent report from the ComFree network suggests tenants in many Canadian markets are getting the “five-year itch” -- readying to move much sooner than the once-standard seven years.
Make no mistake about it. Canada's real estate market is set to take a powder this year and next, according to a new economic forecast -- July's impressive spike in activity notwithstanding.
CMHC may have inadvertently given real estate agents a helping hand, with its latest move to slow mortgage growth sending fence-sitting buyers into the market.
July home sales are backing up industry boasters, with new CREA numbers confirming a 9.4 per cent rise from the same month last year.
Investors crossing their fingers and hoping for price appreciation may increasingly strike out, according to CIBC’s leading economist, suggesting the housing market no longer supports flipping.
Bad press is actually helping investors catch a break in the hot Calgary market as they move to snatch up deals in “flood fringe” areas -- without heightened competition from homebuyers.
Housing starts trended at 187,416 units in July, down only a hair from June's numbers and an indication landlords will increasingly compete for renters.
One of the country's largest retailers is preparing to make a big splash this fall, anticipating the introduction of its REIT to Canadians, increasingly receptive to those alternative real estate investments
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The event will also feature a panel of industry experts and a presentation on the state of the Hamilton-Burlington housing market