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Canadians fear bankruptcy risks following rate hikes

10/16/2021 | Posted in Financial Health by Jessi Sandhu

stressed-couple-244.jpg - Real Estate News Nearly 35% of Canadians are worried that higher interest rates could push them into bankruptcy ... More


Canadian home prices continue to re-accelerate in September

10/15/2021 | 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 edged up between August and September 2021. ... More


Canada's housing market unlikely to cool as new home buyers opt for variable loans

10/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

mortgage-application-form-247.jpg - Real Estate News Popularity of variable-rate mortgages expected to grow further, overturning a trend that has been in place for over a decade. ... More


Canadian home prices to grow 5% through 2021: RE/MAX

10/14/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

home-value-increase-443.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian home prices should rise another 5% before the end of 2021, says a new report from RE/MAX. ... More


RBC: Housing affordability has slipped to its worst in 30 years

10/8/2021 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News The bank's measure of affordability has seen the gains made pre-pandemic erased with all areas affected ... More


Canadian housing markets currently cruising between pre- and peak pandemic levels

9/15/2021 | 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 were little changed between July and August 2021. ... More


Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate on hold at 0.25 per cent

9/8/2021 | Posted in Mortgage Interest Rates by Jessi Sandhu

bank-of-canada-84.jpg - Real Estate News The Bank of Canada kept its key interest rate target on hold Wednesday as it warned the fourth wave of the pandemic and supply bottlenecks could weigh on the economic recovery. ... More


Here are 5 ways the feds could fix Canada's housing crisis

9/8/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-information-249.jpg - Real Estate News Every major party platform offers proposals for reining in what has become a nationwide affordability crisis. ... More


Canadian home sales continue to normalize in July

8/16/2021 | 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 were down between June and July 2021. ... More


Housing market continues to moderate in June

7/15/2021 | 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 were down between May and June 2021. ... More


Canadian home price forecast revised upward to 16% as roaring spring market eases into summer

7/14/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

laptop-research-453.jpg - Real Estate News Royal LePage is forecasting that the aggregate price of a home in Canada will increase 16 per cent to $771,500 in the fourth quarter of 2021, compared to the same quarter last ... More


BoC on Canadians' home purchase plans in the next 12 months

7/9/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

browse-homes-online-135.jpg - Real Estate News A growing number of Canadians, particularly renters, are planning to buy a home in the next 12 months amid the national economy’s steady recovery, according to a new ... More


Happy Canada Day!

7/1/2021 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

canada-day-569.jpg - Real Estate News Wishing you and your family a very Happy Canada Day ... More


No 'soft landing' coming for Canadian housing market until 2022: RBC

6/10/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

sold-remax-43.jpg - Real Estate News Canada's housing market has more firepower than some economists had imagined heading into 2021 and its performance through the first half of the year has Canada's biggest ... More


What's happening with house price growth in Canada?

6/10/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-real-estate-markets-62.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian home prices are likely to grow by an average of 5% in the next half-year or so, but, surprisingly, the largest gains will not be in Toronto, nor in Vancouver, according ... More


Courts show little empathy for failed purchasers

5/4/2021 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

legal-real-estate-11.jpg - Real Estate News Unconditional offers are poor choices and our courts have shown little empathy for failed purchasers, repeatedly holding that vendors have no obligation to accommodate purchasers ... More


Canadians investing in their homes

4/27/2021 | Posted in Home Owners by Jessi Sandhu

home-maintenance--repairs-99.jpg - Real Estate News If you’re like most Canadians, you’re more likely to tackle a home renovation than sell your current house and buy another or purchase an investment property. ... More


High Home Prices a Growing Obstacle for First-Time Buyers

4/20/2021 | Posted in First Time Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

couple-managing-debt-449.jpg - Real Estate News The ongoing surge in home prices across the country is discouraging a large number of young non-homeowners, many of whom say they’re giving up on the dream of homeownership ... More


36% of young Canadian adults have given up on owning home: RBC survey

4/13/2021 | Posted in First Time Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

couple-managing-debt-449.jpg - Real Estate News Real estate prices in many Canadian cities have climbed to all-time highs during the pandemic, so it should come as no surprise that some Canadians appear ready to give up on ... More


Canadian home prices forecast to end year 13.5% higher than 2020

4/13/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News The aggregate price of a home in Canada increased 14.1 per cent year-over-year to $749,165 in the first quarter of 2021, as strong demand continues to outpace supply in ... More


Here's how home prices compare to incomes across Canada

4/12/2021 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-market-concept-image-262.jpg - Real Estate News In the pandemic-linked housing boom, average residential property values have become decoupled from average incomes over vast swathes of the country. ... More


Over one-fifth of Canadians hoping housing prices fall significantly

4/8/2021 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

couple-browsing-for-homes-444.jpg - Real Estate News One in five Canadians are hoping for a significant fall in housing prices, a sign of the mounting frustration felt by many people looking to get into the country's hot ... More


BoC's Macklem sees 'worrying' signs in housing market

3/31/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

bank-of-canada-governor-481.jpg - Real Estate News The Bank of Canada is seeing “worrying” signs that some Canadians are taking on too much debt to buy into the nation’s hot housing market. ... More


Policy interventions against market overheating needed now: RBC

3/30/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-market-concept-image-262.jpg - Real Estate News Long-term risks to the economy are being exacerbated by outsized demand, shrinking inventory ... More


Canadian housing market sees imbalances increase in large cities and smaller centres

3/25/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News Sustained housing price increases still outpacing the recovery in fundamental factors, such as labour income, means Canada's national housing market remains moderately ... More


Mortgages Lead Credit Growth as Delinquency Rates Decline

3/9/2021 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

senior-couple-calculating--taxes--debt-462.jpg - Real Estate News Mortgage credit grew in the fourth quarter of 2020 as Canadian consumers took steps to reduce all other forms of debt, according to new data from TransUnion. ... More


Canada's economy ready to 'take off like a rocket': CIBC's Tal

12/3/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

finance-market-growth-127.jpg - Real Estate News Canada's pandemic-weary economy is poised to "take off like a rocket" in the latter part of 2021, says CIBC World Markets deputy chief economist Benjamin Tal. His ... More


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


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