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New condo sales in Toronto were down more than half in the first quarter of 2013 compared to the same quarter a year ago, but frustrated first-time homebuyers are gobbling up rental condos pushing average rents in the GTA to a record $1,856.
Canadian housing prices continue to soften, with the Teranet-National Bank Composite House Price Index up just 2% year on year in April – the smallest increase in its 15 year history, outside of the 2008/2009 global recession.
The Competition Bureau filed an appeal in federal court Tuesday, seeking to overturn a decision allowing the Toronto Real Estate Board to restrict access to key MLS information.
Small property investors could soon find themselves with considerably less money to renovate new purchases if Jim Flaherty succeeds in winning a 25-year amortization cap on conventional mortgages.
The 8th-annual CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards went off with a bang at Toronto’s Liberty Grand Friday with over 600 attendees celebrating industry players who’ve soared above a turbulent real estate market.
A new study from the Pew Research Center on whether equities or housing represents the best long-term investment suggests the answer depends largely on how you define “long-term.”
Housing starts were lower in April on both month-over-month and year-over-year fronts, with the sharpest declines coming in Atlantic Canada and Ontario, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.
CMHC’s bulk insurance fund stood at a virtual standstill last year as the government clawed back on lender access to that portfolio insurance, making it harder for investors to win financing at the bank.
Here may be more proof that smoking tenants compromise resale value, with a survey suggesting half of buyers are inclined to give those properties a miss.
Sales volumes for homes in Toronto slipped 2 per cent in April from a year earlier while year-on-year prices were up by the same percentage, driven by unexpected strength in, of all things, condos.
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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