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Record December caps record year for Canadian home sales

1/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales set another all-time record in December 2020. ... More


Bloomberg-Nanos: Canadians' optimism about home prices strongest in three years

1/5/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News Canadians are feeling more confident about the continued rise in home prices now than at any point in the previous three years, a trend Bloomberg and Nanos Research called a ... More


National housing starts rise, but what's fueling them?

12/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-starts--new-developments-454.jpg - Real Estate News The upward trend in Canadian housing starts continued in November, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. ... More


Canadian home sales remain historically strong in November

12/16/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales continued running at historically strong levels in November 2020. ... More


Canada's House Prices Are Soaring Because Reality Doesn't Matter Anymore To Things Like That

11/1/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Many people have been scratching their heads lately trying to understand how it is that Canada’s average house price jumped more than 17 per cent during the worst economic ... More


Canada's housing market has fully recovered from pandemic shock: RBC

10/29/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

mortgage-rates---interest-rates-48.jpg - Real Estate News After what RBC Senior Economist Robert Hogue calls a "spectacular rally," the market has fully recovered and then some. What comes next, however, is still shrouded in ... More


Moody's: Home prices to drop by as much as 7% early next year

10/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian home prices will fall by 7% in early 2021 before steadily recovering through the rest of the year, according to a new forecast by Moody’s Analytics. ... More


Where are Canada's most taxed residential and commercial properties?

10/27/2020 | Posted in Real Estate News by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News Altus Group says the commercial-to-residential tax ratio threatens businesses in several markets ... More


What could a lack of elderly downsizers mean for Canada's housing market?

10/23/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-328.jpg - Real Estate News Instead of downsizing, the majority of Canada's seniors are planning to live in their own homes for as long as possible ... More


Is the CMHC's forecast of a major price drop this year still relevant?

10/22/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

worried-businessman-346.jpg - Real Estate News Some economists polled by Finder expressed scepticism towards the Crown corporation's market outlook ... More


Emerging trends for Canadian real estate in 2021

10/15/2020 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

home-buyer-search-126.jpg - Real Estate News PwC's annual report dropped on October 15 ... More


Canadian home sales and prices set records again in September

10/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales set another record in September 2020. ... More


Pandemic-shift: spike in savings diverted into housing driving national median home prices up 8.6%

10/14/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

cheerful-home-buyers-129.jpg - Real Estate News Despite second wave worries, the median price of a home in Canada forecast to finish year 7.0% higher than year-end 2019 ... More


Prices of new homes in Canada jump the most in three years as lumber costs rise

9/22/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction---wood-work-286.jpg - Real Estate News Shortages for lumber and other building materials are driving up construction costs this year. ... More


Tal forecasts stable housing sector, slower rental market

9/16/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

cibc-office-250.jpg - Real Estate News The next six months will be more difficult economically than the past quarter, but the Canadian housing market is expected to continue its V-shaped recovery. ... More


August 2020 another record-setting month for many Canadian housing markets

9/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings continued to climb in August 2020. ... More


Bank regulator changes rules for mortgage deferrals starting now

8/31/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-building-high-rise-257.jpg - Real Estate News Canada's federal banking regulator is phasing out requirements around mortgage deferrals for homeowners hard-hit financially by the COVID-19 pandemic. As of July 30, there ... More


Immigration to Canada Drops 64%, Threatening Economic Growth

8/18/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

airport-transportation-467.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian immigration plummeted by almost two thirds in the second quarter as border restrictions remained in effect. ... More


Canada cannot tax its way to housing affordability

8/18/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News "A home equity tax would be unfair and hurtful to Canadians during the best of times, but at this very moment – during a global pandemic – it is reckless", ... More


Property prices in Canada outstripped rest of G7 over the last 15 years - analysis

8/18/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-real-estate-markets-62.jpg - Real Estate News The rate of residential investment to Canadian GDP has also swelled dramatically ... More


Study estimates over 2 million Canadians have moved home because of COVID-19

8/16/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

movers-24.jpg - Real Estate News New data from Finder says 1 in 10 Canadians have had their living situations upended by the pandemic ... More


Canadian housing markets set multiple records in July 2020

8/17/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings continued to rebound in July 2020, with new listings hitting ... More


Renovation Nation: Canadians spent $80 billion on their homes in 2019

8/11/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

home-maintenance--repairs-99.jpg - Real Estate News Canadians spent an estimated $80 billion on renovations in 2019, and plan to take a bit of breather this year because of COVID-19. ... More


Canadian home sales and new listings up again in June

7/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) reveal national home sales and new listings continued to rebound in June 2020. ... More


Canadian home sales and new listings on the rise in May

6/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings were up noticeably in May 2020 compared to April, though still ... More


Disruption To Canada's Immigration In Pandemic Will 'Reverberate' Through Economy: RBC

6/1/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-real-estate-markets-62.jpg - Real Estate News COVID-19 has "for all intents and purposes shut down immigration." ... More


Canadian home sales and listings post record declines in April 2020

5/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings fell by more than half in April 2020 compared to March. ... More


Defying COVID-19 pressures, average prices might climb

5/8/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News The housing market can expect some recovery towards the end of the year according to Altus Group. ... More


Forced selling may be headed for Canada's housing market

5/2/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

home-for-sale-ontario-canada-131.jpg - Real Estate News A sharp rise in joblessness, combined with the bust-out of the short-term rental market, will send Canadian house prices down in the short term, some market experts are saying. ... More


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