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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


Why house prices are unlikely to rise any time soon

4/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-agent-showing-floor-plan-to-buyers-111.jpg - Real Estate News While this season usually brings a wave of interested buyers, economists wonder if we’ll see a spring thaw in the market this year. ... More


Canadian banking system outlook revised to stable from negative by Moody's

9/6/2018 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

big-6-banks-canada-317.jpg - Real Estate News Moody's revises its outlook for the Canadian banking system to stable from negative, as the ratings company now sees the Canadian government less likely to ... More


Majority of Canadians blame foreigners for price spikes

7/4/2018 | Posted in Foreign Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-125.jpg - Real Estate News Foreign ownership, speculation perceived to be the most influential factors according to a recent report by CMHC. ... More


Luxury home prices "relatively resilient" despite lower sales in GTA and Greater Vancouver

5/14/2018 | Posted in Luxury Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

make-a-winning-offer-in-a-competitive-market-116.jpg - Real Estate News Luxury home prices across Canada have remained “relatively resilient” this year so far despite lower sales in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and Greater Vancouver, ... More


No new regulations, drastic home price increases in 2018

1/4/2018 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

cheerful-home-buyers-129.jpg - Real Estate News By all indications, 2017 has proven to be a tumultuous period in the mortgage and real estate spheres, but a markets observer argued that this year will offer a measure of respite ... More


Among Canada's housing markets, Toronto remains the most 'puzzling'

10/10/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-money-houses-53.jpg - Real Estate News Conventional economic factors including population, incomes and borrowing costs accounted for less than half of the 40% surge in Toronto home prices between 2010 and 2016, ... More


Home sales edge back into growth as the GTA rebounds

9/18/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

calculator--analysis--reporting-128.jpg - Real Estate News There was a small increase in national home sales in August, reversing a four-month trend of decline, as the GTA rebounded. ... More


Supply not the main factor in Toronto's housing woes: Commentary

8/15/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

market-growth-3.jpg - Real Estate News While various quarters have cited supply scarcity as a central driver in Toronto’s long-running housing affordability issues, latest census data actually belies that notion, ... More


Canada Not Alone in House Price Mania

6/26/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-125.jpg - Real Estate News The dramatic rise in Canadian house prices has been making headlines almost daily. But Canada isn’t the only country experiencing skyrocketing home prices. ... More


Home Prices Up a Record 2.2% in May

6/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

teranet-national-bank-16.jpg - Real Estate News In May, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 2.2% from the previous month, the largest May gain in the 19-year history of the index. ... More


Canada home prices not coming down yet thanks to low rates: Reuters poll

5/25/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

business-meeting-notes-105.jpg - Real Estate News Efforts to rein in Toronto's hot housing market and recent problems at mortgage lender Home Capital are unlikely to hurt Canada's national real estate market as low ... More


House prices can't climb faster than incomes forever

5/18/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

property-prices-down-71.jpg - Real Estate News For the last three years, analysts have been predicting a Canadian housing crash and ensuing recession, yet the economy continues to chug along and house prices are still rising. ... More


Canadian home sales edge higher from February to March

4/18/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales were up on a month-over-month basis in March 2017. ... More


Overheated Price Appreciation in Greater Toronto Area Reaches New Heights in the First Quarter of 2017

4/18/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

rlp-81.jpg - Real Estate News Apprehension grows over the region's steep price gains, causing many to search for property in regions beyond the GTA. ... More


GTA REALTORS® Release Resale Housing Market Figures

4/5/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 12,077 residential sales through TREB’s MLS® System in March ... More


Toronto house prices may jump 25% this year: Report

3/27/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

home-for-sale-ontario-canada-131.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto’s housing market is likely to stay strong for the rest of the year, with home prices jumping as much as 25 per cent, amid hints that speculators are fuelling demand ... More


Toronto house price surge down to speculators

3/22/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-remax-43.jpg - Real Estate News The ever-rising home prices in Toronto are set to gather pace and require policy measures to curb speculation according to economists. ... More


$1 million GTA homes have almost doubled

3/22/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-money-houses-53.jpg - Real Estate News In the first two months of 2017 there were 2,876 such sales, up from 1,548 in the same period of 2016, a top real estate brokerage reports. ... More


Ontario urging Ottawa to change tax rules in bid to curb real estate speculation

3/20/2017 | Posted in Real Estate News by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-125.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa is urging Ottawa to address speculative investing in the country's housing markets by changing how such profits are taxed. ... More


Canadian home sales climb in February

3/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

crea-news-18.jpg - Real Estate News According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales were up on a month-over-month basis in February 2017. ... More


Canadian home prices climb another 1% in biggest February increase on record as Toronto stays strong

3/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

teranet-national-bank-16.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian home prices rose in February as prices continued to climb in the hot Toronto market, data showed on Tuesday in a report that was unlikely to alleviate concerns from some ... More


Prices soar 30 per cent in this Ontario market

3/6/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

market-growth-103.jpg - Real Estate News The continued boom in the housing market in the Greater Toronto Area continues to push other Ontario markets higher. ... More


Government "very focused" on monitoring housing market: Finance Minister

3/6/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-67.jpg - Real Estate News The government remains “very focused” on monitoring the Canadian housing market, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said. His remarks come amid rising prices in Toronto and ... More


Big banks are freaking out about Toronto real estate

3/5/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-vancouver-real-estate-90.jpg - Real Estate News Add Canada’s largest bank to the growing chorus of lenders worrying about unsustainable price growth in Toronto. Sparking speculation that further mortgage rule changes ... More


GTA REALTORS® Release Monthly Resale Housing Market Figures

3/3/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 8,014 residential sales through TREB’s MLS® System in ... More


Big bank increasingly bearish

2/17/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-house-23.jpg - Real Estate News Well, this may be the first time in recent memory a big bank economist has used the feared B-word in relation to real estate. Bubble. ... More


GO expansion could boost GTA property values

2/9/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

go-transit-114.jpg - Real Estate News A study commissioned by the Toronto Real Estate Board considered the impact of GO’s Regional Express Rail expansion on Toronto region housing prices and affordability. ... More


GTA house price 'spillover' driving up prices as far away as Sudbury, Ottawa: CMHC

1/29/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-house-23.jpg - Real Estate News CMHC data shows sky-high prices in the Greater Toronto Area are pushing homebuyers further afield. Spillover from the red-hot GTA real estate market is driving demand and ... More


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