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Residential sales activity and home prices in Toronto continued to rise in September, keeping on pace for the second-best sales year, according to the Toronto Real Estate Board.
The Canadian government may need to act soon to halt the buildup of household debt, according to the International Monetary Fund.
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty dismissed speculation about a Canadian housing bubble, telling reporters in New York on Wednesday that he sees no need to tighten the country’s mortgage rules further.
Rising home prices in the third quarter likely disguised a slowing market for real estate agents and mortgage brokers, alike, suggests a new survey from Royal LePage.
Equifax launched an online, tenant-screening system last week that removes the need for landlords to pull the credit reports of tenants, who are increasingly refusing to provide this sensitive information as concerns grow about privacy and identify theft.
The editor of a pro-libertarian website has declared Canada has a housing bubble that is shaping up similar to the one that burst in the U.S. and launched the financial crisis.
Calgary aldermen last month voted down a proposal to make secondary suite additions legalized citywide, but there are still some options favouring landlords within the code.
Momentum is building towards a recovery in the Calgary real estate market, according to the city’s real estate board, despite heightened economic risks that could pull the country back into recession.
Re-licensing requirements for Ontario could instantly decrease the number of mortgage professionals by as much as 10 per cent said a new agent, although the loss of young entrants discouraged by the slow economy and tight market may be a good thing.
In recent years, criticism of real estate agent fees has grown, especially by companies promoting the less-expensive for-sale-by-owner model.
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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