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Canadians sitting on largest cash hoard ever recorded: CIBC

11/18/2020 | Posted in Financial Health by Jessi Sandhu

cibc-office-250.jpg - Real Estate News The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed Canadians to accumulate the largest amount of cash ever recorded. ... More


Growth in home equity loan volume slowest since 2016: OSFI

10/23/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Jessi Sandhu

home-piggy-bank-251.jpg - Real Estate News Slower borrowing might lead to less consumer spending that could further delay Canada's economic recovery ... 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


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


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


That sinking feeling: Canadians losing faith in price index and that has central bankers worried

8/28/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Jessi Sandhu

finance-market-growth-127.jpg - Real Estate News The Bank of Canada is starting to worry about inflation. Not because it sees any, mind. ... 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


Insurers: Mortgage deferral extensions not on the table

8/17/2020 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

mortgage-rates---interest-rates-48.jpg - Real Estate News Mortgage insurers are not signalling enthusiasm towards the extension of six-month payment deferrals, according to an analysis by The Financial Post. ... 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


Household debt ratio rises to 176.9%, Statistics Canada says

6/13/2020 | Posted in Financial Health by Jessi Sandhu

marketing-analysys-104.jpg - Real Estate News The ratio of debt to disposable income peaked in 2017 at 178 per cent but it is currently just shy of that level. ... 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


It's official - Canada's economy is in a recession, C.D. Howe says

5/3/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News Canada is officially in a recession that's been caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the C.D. Howe Institute's Business Cycle Council declared Friday. ... More


Canada braces for higher mortgage defaults

4/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

laptop-research-453.jpg - Real Estate News Rising unemployment and high debt is expected to boost mortgage loan delinquencies in Canada, though experts say it won’t play out like the U.S. subprime mortgage crisis of ... More


Hello Spring

3/19/2020 | Posted in Community by Jessi Sandhu

spring-is-here-470.jpg - Real Estate News Happy First Day of Spring Everyone! ... More


Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: Support for Canadians and Businesses

3/18/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-real-estate-markets-62.jpg - Real Estate News The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. ... More


Canada to close borders to most foreign nationals, except Americans

3/16/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

coronavirus-468.jpg - Real Estate News Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced the federal government will close its borders to most people who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents as part of its ... More


How much does the average Canadian family earn?

2/27/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

group-of-young-adults-338.jpg - Real Estate News In 2018, the median after-tax income of Canadian families and unattached individuals was $61,400. ... More


Rents in major cities spike

2/13/2020 | Posted in Rental Market by Jessi Sandhu

own-or-rent-sign-120.jpg - Real Estate News The average rent for a two-bedroom apartment in big cities increased by 3.9%, clocking the fastest growth since 2001. ... More


No recession in 2020 says Conference Board of Canada

12/18/2019 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

finance-market-growth-127.jpg - Real Estate News There will be growth for the Canadian economy in the next two years as the country avoids recession. ... More


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