Toronto has ascended to the acme of global cities, but it appears its expeditious rise vastly outpaced infrastructure development—the ramifications of which will soon be felt
Sales breached record levels ahead of stricter mortgage rules
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.
Canada’s real estate market will be balanced to a level field by positive and negative factors, according to BMO Capital Markets.
The Toronto Real Estate Board has been resolute in its calls for Mayor Rob Ford to fulfil his promise to abolish the land transfer tax, but Coun. Joe Mihevc says such a move would only plunge the city further into debt.
Home prices reached a record high in July, rising 1.3% from the previous month, according to a real estate survey of repeat home sales.
RBC, BMO and the rest of the Big Six, consider yourselves warned: The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) has its eye on you, moving to increase its scrutiny of your lending practices to ensure prudence isn’t sacrificed for volume.
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Rising consumer debt nationally has raised concern, and now Canada’s financial regulator is taking action by increasing scrutiny of residential mortgages held by banks, according to media reports.
Despite a recent slowdown in economic activity that has cooled real estate across the globe, Canadian housing demand and home values have remained relatively steady this year, according to a new report from Scotia Economics.
Grimsby skyline to be reshaped by tallest buildings in city: two-tower residential complex
Connect Asset Management Challenges the Financial Community to Invest in Downtown Toronto Real Estate for a Good Cause
The event will also feature a panel of industry experts and a presentation on the state of the Hamilton-Burlington housing market