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Housing starts on the rise after a sluggish September

11/19/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-starts--new-developments-454.jpg - Real Estate News Accelerated building in two major cities is largely responsible for the rebound in construction ... More


The real reason homes in Canada's big cities are unaffordable

11/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Between 2009 and September 2020, home prices in Toronto and Vancouver have soared 150% and 100%, respectively. ... More


Tips On Buying A Pre-Construction Home In Ontario

10/16/2020 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

realtor-showing-home-452.jpg - Real Estate News Are you considering buying a pre-construction home or condo? Tarion compiled a few tips to help buyers navigate the new home buying process. ... More


StatsCan: Home prices had strongest monthly growth in three years

9/24/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Supply/demand struggles and higher building costs are adding pressure to the market. ... More


Prices of new homes in Canada jump the most in three years as lumber costs rise

9/22/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction---wood-work-286.jpg - Real Estate News Shortages for lumber and other building materials are driving up construction costs this year. ... More


Immigration decline is biggest threat to home construction: Capital Economics

8/25/2020 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News While the last two months have given housing market observers a lot to be optimistic about, concerns remain over the lasting impacts of the pandemic on many key segments of ... More


Location, location: Value of GTA multifamily land sales dips

5/15/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News A decline in the value of Greater Toronto Area land transactions for multifamily development sites during Q1 2020 can be attributed to the location of the properties, not the ... More


Canadian housing starts declined in March

4/8/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-starts--new-developments-454.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 204,717 units in March 2020, compared to 209,109 units in February 2020, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... More


No new residential construction in Ontario after April 4

4/3/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-condos--new-highrise-condos-136.jpg - Real Estate News Speaking from Queen’s Park on Friday afternoon, Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced a halt to all residential construction in the province. ... More


Investment in residential construction was flat in January

3/24/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

new-condos--new-highrise-condos-136.jpg - Real Estate News Building construction investment in Canada edged higher in January with a 0.5% rise compared to the previous month. ... More


Canadian housing starts declined in February

3/9/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-starts--new-developments-454.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 208,525 units in February 2020, compared to 211,153 units in January 2020, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... More


Canadian housing starts unchanged in January

2/10/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-starts--new-developments-454.jpg - Real Estate News The national trend in housing starts essentially held steady in January. ... More


Will Toronto's suburbs see the next great housing gold rush?

2/3/2020 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-downtown-view-450.jpg - Real Estate News Developers are betting on new projects in some of Toronto’s oldest suburbs to attract millennials fleeing from the main city area’s inflamed home prices. ... More


Canadian housing starts trended lower in December

1/10/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

housing-starts--new-developments-454.jpg - Real Estate News There was a decline in the 6-month moving trend in Canadian housing starts in December. ... More


GTA new homes market busier than normal: BILD

1/7/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

couple-with-real-estate-agent-316.jpg - Real Estate News There was strong demand for newly built homes in the Greater Toronto Area in November, the latest month of data released by Altus Group. ... More


Canadian housing starts were flat in November says CMHC

12/10/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

housing-starts--new-developments-454.jpg - Real Estate News There were some slight increases but the 6-month trend was essentially unchanged ... More


Tarion adds new protection for condo buyers

11/3/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

realtor-showing-home-452.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario home warranty provider will require greater disclosure and information sheets. ... More


There was a 19% jump for multifamily building permits in August

10/8/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

statistics-canada-80.jpg - Real Estate News The value of building permits issued by Canadian municipalities rose 6.1% to $9.0 billion in August, largely because of increases in multi-family and industrial permits. Gains ... More


CMHC reports annual pace of housing starts climbed 1.9 per cent in August

9/10/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News The pace of new housing starts in August climbed 1.9 per cent compared with July as the housing market rebounded from its recent slowdown. ... More


Canadian housing starts trended higher in July

8/14/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 208,970 units in July 2019, compared to 205,765 units in June 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... 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


New GTA home sales jumped 94% in May compared to a year earlier

6/27/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News There was strong activity in the Greater Toronto Area’s new homes market in May: 4,794 new homes were sold in the month, up 94% from ... More


Hudson Yards developer plans one of Canada's biggest projects in Downtown Toronto

6/26/2019 | Posted in Toronto News by Jessi Sandhu

union-park-419.jpg - Real Estate News Oxford Properties Group is planning a US$3.5 billion development in downtown Toronto that would be one of Canada’s biggest real estate projects. ... More


Investment in multifamily construction reaches new heights

6/24/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News The residential construction sector led the gains for overall Canadian construction investment in April, the latest month of figures released by Statistics Canada. ... 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


GTA new home sales jumped 123% in April

6/6/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

bild-report-83.png - Real Estate News There was some better news for the new homes market in the Greater Toronto Area in April as sales jumped 123% year-over-year. ... More


Canadian housing starts trend increased in April

5/9/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News On the national level, the housing starts trend went up in April, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s latest report. ... More


Last-minute amendment saves construction industry

4/22/2019 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-condos--new-highrise-condos-136.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto’s construction industry may have just averted a calamity. ... More


GTA new single-family home sales jumped 147% in February

3/27/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

bild-report-83.png - Real Estate News Yet sales were still well below the 10-year average, while benchmark prices showed slight moderation from the previous month. ... More


GTA sees new home sales begin on a good note this year

2/27/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

home-buyers---client-handshake-130.jpg - Real Estate News BILD announced earlier this week that GTA new home sales volume increased by 14% annually in January, reaching 1,362 transactions. ... More


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