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
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.
A new survey is suggesting any boon for landlords because of tighter mortgage rules may be temporary, with young Canadians deferring and not abandoning their home-buying dreams.
If the latest TREB numbers are anything to go by, the Toronto housing market may still have some fight in it yet.
House prices remained relatively flat in the first quarter of 2013 compared to a year earlier, with increases across the country averaging between 1.2 per cent and 2.4 per cent, according to a new survey released Thursday.
Placing an average cost on tenant turnover is hard, given the number of variables. But it can be a stressful process, especially if the new tenants don’t hold a candle to the ones that just left.
It has increasingly fallen to REITs to bring new offerings to the TSX and other Canadian exchanges, according to a new report from PwC, identifying those trusts as responsible for all IPOs in the first quarter.
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