Jessi Sandhu - Your Brampton Real Estate Agent
Canada Real Estate News and Articles | My Blog

Canadian home sales down in January

2/15/2020 | 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 declined between December 2019 and January 2020. ... More


Focus on housing supply, not the mortgage stress test, says Scotiabank CEO

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

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News The chief executive of the Bank of Nova Scotia says Canada’s housing market needs more supply, not a major change to the mortgage stress test. ... More


Real estate, construction helps boost Canadian economy

2/3/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News Economy nudged higher in the latest monthly stats, helped in part by the real estate and construction industries. ... More


Canadian home prices accelerated in 2019 says Statistics Canada

1/30/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Quarterly price trend report shows most major markets posted gains. ... More


Canadian home sales inch lower in December

1/15/2020 | 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 eased between November and December 2019. ... More


Canadian mortgage performance to remain stable in 2020

12/18/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Jessi Sandhu

mortgage-cloud-44.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian mortgage lenders shouldn’t worry too much about the performance of their loans in 2020 according to a new report from Fitch Ratings. ... More


Canadian home sales edge higher in November

12/16/2019 | 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 to edge higher in November 2019. ... More


RBC: Canada's housing market is fairly robust despite some issues

11/7/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

home-for-sale-39.jpg - Real Estate News The Canadian housing market showed that it was “fairly robust” in October according to the latest market report from RBC Economics. ... More


CMHC expects housing market to recover in next 2 years after declines

10/24/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

sold-house-23.jpg - Real Estate News After sales, new builds declined this year and last, housing agency expects prices to exceed 2017 peak by 2020. ... More


Canadian home prices see modest gains in September

10/22/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-money-houses-53.jpg - Real Estate News Teranet-National Bank index shows prices slightly increased both on a monthly and annual basis. ... More


Ownership registry to help stamp out money laundering in housing

10/21/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

business-close-up-hand-269.jpg - Real Estate News This is the best place to start in fighting off the influence of illicit foreign money. ... More


Home sales expected to rebound in 2019, 2020 but only to average

9/17/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

home-for-sale-39.jpg - Real Estate News Canada’s population and employment growth, coupled with an expectation of enduring low interest rates, means home sales are forecast to improve over the next year or so. ... More


Soaring House Prices Could Return As Interest Rates Head To Zero: BMO

8/10/2019 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

couple-outside-sold-home-268.jpg - Real Estate News The recent slowdown in Canada’s hottest housing markets is turning a corner and a potential new price boom is threatening to frustrate would-be buyers’ hopes. ... More


Canada house prices to pick up from stand-still but risks aplenty

8/22/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

market-reports-on-business-271.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian house prices will be flat this year, but will pick up in 2020, driven by lower mortgage rates and solid domestic economic conditions, according to economists and property ... More


Canadian mortgage borrowers have a 'rare opportunity'

9/6/2019 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

mortgage-application-form-247.jpg - Real Estate News Canada's mortgage market has been turned upside down, and it's giving borrowers an uncommon advantage, a new report suggests. ... More


Canadian home sales rise in July

8/15/2019 | 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 up in July 2019 compared to June. ... More


Canada's Housing Market Now Well-Balanced

7/31/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

happy-couple-in-front-of-sold-home-123.jpg - Real Estate News Housing in Canada is in “well-balanced territory” after a government tightening of mortgage-lending rules intended to cool a market that had become overheated, Royal ... More


Canadian home sales hold steady in June

7/15/2019 | 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 in June 2019 from the previous month. ... More


Rising home prices in Ontario cities fuel slight increase in Canada overall

7/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

get-home-sold-real-estate-266.jpg - Real Estate News The price of a Canadian home increased a modest 1.1 per cent in the second quarter of 2019, largely due to price appreciation in Ontario. ... More


Canadian Housing Starts Jump To Highest Level Since 2007

7/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian housing starts trended higher in June, primarily due to higher trending row and apartment starts, in urban areas. ... More


Demand, rates rise for Canadian apartments

6/28/2019 | Posted in Rental Market by Jessi Sandhu

house-for-rent-87.jpg - Real Estate News The average monthly rental rate in Canada increased by four per cent in May following two months of declines, but demand for apartments is expected to remain strong according to a ... More


First-Time Home Buyer Incentive To Launch In September

6/18/2019 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

new-home-plans-246.jpg - Real Estate News The incentive will allow eligible first-time homebuyers who have the minimum down payment for an insured mortgage with CMHC, Genworth or Canada Guaranty, to apply to finance a ... More


Canadian home sales rise again in May 2019

6/17/2019 | 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 climbed further in May 2019. ... More


Price growth expectations and financial risk: top influences for homebuyers

6/13/2019 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

couple-laptop-106.jpg - Real Estate News Three quarters of homebuyers in three of Canada's largest housing markets are not willing to take financial risks when buying a home, ... More


Canadian housing starts trend decreased in May

6/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-reports-2.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 201,983 units in May 2019, compared to 205,717 units in April 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... More


Market collapse appears less likely says RBC

6/10/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Last week’s market reports from real estate boards across Canada indicate there is recovery underway with even the tough market conditions in Vancouver suggesting a ... More


Canadian House Price Forecast

6/4/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

market-reports-on-business-271.jpg - Real Estate News  What The Next 5 Years Will Look Like In 33 Canadian Cities ... More


IMF urges Canada not to change policy despite calls to ease mortgage stress test

5/22/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

sold-home-for-sale-260.jpg - Real Estate News Canada should hold off on changes to make homebuying more affordable but should speed up efforts to reduce trade barriers within its borders, advises the International Monetary ... More


At Your Service

Thinking of buying or selling a property, or have a question regarding the real estate market? Fill out the form below and we'll get back to you promptly.

Security Question: 3 + 5 =