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Housing crisis in Canada - six suggested solutions

8/8/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

home-value-increase-443.jpg - Real Estate News Expand the Bank of Canada mandate, for starters ... More


CMHC revises down home price forecast over next two years to adjust for interest rate spike

7/12/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-125.jpg - Real Estate News CMHC revises down home price forecast over next two years to adjust for interest rate spike. ... More


Extending mortgage period could keep payments in check even as rates rise

6/17/2022 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-transaction--mortgage-application-134.jpg - Real Estate News Experts say extending the amortization period for your mortgage could keep your monthly payments in check even as you face higher interest rates, but caution that doing so comes ... More


Canadian home sales slow again in May

6/15/2022 | 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 in May 2022. ... More


Bond yields soar higher, fixed mortgage rates expected to follow

6/14/2022 | Posted in Interest Rates by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News Bond yields surged to a fresh 14-year high this week, driving expectations that fixed rates are likely to continue rising. ... More


Key household debt-to-income ratio down in Q1 as income rises faster than debt

6/14/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

statistics-canada-80.jpg - Real Estate News Statistics Canada says the amount Canadians owe relative to their income pulled back in the first quarter from the record level set in the fourth quarter of 2021 as incomes grew ... 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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