Canadians spend too much money on rent and not only does that obstruct their abilities to save for down payments, it cuts into their rainy day funds
Reliability and transparency offer robust defences against suspicious activity in real estate
The free listing service so many landlords rely on is no longer quite so free, with Kijiji moving this week to charge serial – more specifically, concurrent – posters for apartment rental ads.
A spike in listing sites and investment clubs has done little to move investors off the Multiple Listing Service, according to a new CREW poll.
There’s increasing evidence small property investors are shifting down from the fast-paced shopping spree of 2012, with HELOC growth coming to a virtual standstill in March, according to a new report from Equifax.
Investors told they face multiple bidders on a property could soon get that in writing and not just rely on the say-so of a Realtor.
A word to the wise – the wise investor that is: The underpricing strategy favoured by so many sellers in boom times is still in play across key markets.
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.
Perkins Coie is pleased to announce that Devin P. McComb has joined the firm’s Seattle office as a partner in the Real Estate & Land Use practice
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