The headlines about Toronto’s real estate market are a little misleading
Recent government policies are beginning to dent the sector, however
Not all men are created equal and neither are the darlings of Canadian investment – REITs. That at least is the conclusion of new market research by BMO Nesbitt Burns, attempting to sort the real estate wheat from its chaff.
Ontario’s competition czar is weighing its options before conceding absolute defeat following dismissal of an application to further open the MLS system to consumer eyes.
A survey released by Sotheby’s International Realty Canada suggests foreign buyers are helping drive growth in luxury home sales across key Canadian markets, especially Montreal.
Cheap money will remain the norm in Canada, with The Bank of Canada Wednesday maintaining its benchmark overnight rate at 1% -- even as it alluded to an inevitable increase, despite a downgraded economic forecast.
Greater Toronto Area Realtors reported a 13 per cent rise in the number of condominium apartments rented through the MLS system in the first quarter, even as actual sales fell compared to the same year-ago period.
National existing home sales were down 15.3% in March from a year earlier, although volumes edged upward on a month-over-month basis, gaining 2.4% over February, the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) said Monday.
Investors are facing a new kind of competition from condo developers offering rent-to-own programs for young Canadians who’d rather own than lease, despite tighter mortgage rules.
Florida’s housing market is on the rebound, according to a new report from BMO, and Canadian Snowbirds and other investors are helping lead that recovery.
Investors increasingly put out by “mysterious” underwriting decisions at the big banks may be less than pleased by changes to a complaints process that still allows lenders to handpick ombudsmen.
A leading GTA brokerage is among those shifting its focus to investors, a tacit acknowledgement of the power and, indeed,the proliferation of those property buyers and sellers.
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