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No signs of overheating in the GTA's new home market

11/5/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News New single-family home sales in the Greater Toronto Area increase a whopping 283% ... More


Buyers of new GTA homes face $222K in government charges

9/18/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

middle-age-couple-visiting-house-263.jpg - Real Estate News According to a recent BILD report, these charges make a significant impact on affordability. ... 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


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


How Much Does It Cost to Build a House?

4/30/2019 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News If you’re considering a custom-built home, here’s everything you need to know. ... 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


New home construction to decline for next two years, says report

3/20/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-information-249.jpg - Real Estate News The construction of new homes in Canada will continue to decline for the next two years as the economy slows and higher interest rates weigh on consumers, according to a new ... 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


GTA new homes sales plunge 40 per cent in 2018: Altus

2/1/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

get-home-sold-real-estate-266.jpg - Real Estate News Investment property sales in the GTA had their second-highest year ever at $21.1 billion, but the figure drawing the most attention in Altus Group’s Flash Greater ... More


'No more detached homes for you' economist tells Canada

1/17/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News In the not so distant past, Canadian contractors were building more single-family homes than multi-family homes, such as condo apartments. ... More


GGH region forecast to lead growth in new home sales

1/10/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Sales of new homes should be positive in 2019 despite the challenges of affordability and interest rates. ... More


GTA's new home market activity back to moderate level

1/2/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

single-house-new-build-framing-313.jpg - Real Estate News The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) new-home sales and new project openings’ activities were back to typical levels in November after posting relatively strong results in ... More


Canadian Housing Starts Trend Increases in November

12/12/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 210,038 units in November 2018, compared to 206,460 units in October 2018, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... More


Toronto region risks deficit of 165,000 new homes by 2041

12/12/2018 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-125.jpg - Real Estate News The Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) is at risk of missing provincial population targets, according to a report released today. This would potentially result in ... More


GTA new home sales post best month of 2018 so far

11/28/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

bild-report-83.png - Real Estate News October brought some positives for the new homes market in the Greater Toronto Area with sales and openings gaining. ... More


Annual pace of housing starts picked up in October, topping economists' expectations

11/13/2018 | Posted in New Developments by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News The increase came as the annual pace of urban starts climbed by 8.6 per cent in October to 191,964 units. ... More


CMHC expects housing starts and sales to slide over next 2 years

11/7/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News Income, employment support demand for housing, but they're expected to slow, agency says. Rising mortgage rates are also expected to affect housing demand and the resale ... More


GTA new home sales jumped in September

10/28/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News There was an improvement in sales of newly-built homes in the Greater Toronto Area last month. ... More


Canada building permits fall in June on weak residential sector

8/8/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News The value of Canadian building permits unexpectedly dropped by 2.3 percent in June from May on weakness in the residential sector, Statistics Canada data indicated on Wednesday. ... More


Condos remain dominant in GTA new homes market

7/30/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-agent-showing-floor-plan-to-buyers-111.jpg - Real Estate News The GTA new homes market is still all about condos even as prices rise while single-family home prices ease. ... More


30-year high housing starts could signal return to prosperous market

7/10/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News Canadian housing starts surged in June to one of the highest levels over the past decade, driven by new condominium developments in Toronto that reached a 30-year high for the ... More


GTA new condo sales "very encouraging" says Altus Group

6/22/2018 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

downtown-toronto-from-cn-tower-255.jpg - Real Estate News Sales of newly-built condos in the Greater Toronto Area totalled 2,003 in May, accounting for the bulk of the 2,345 total new home sales. ... More


Canadian Housing Starts Trend Declines in May

6/8/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 216,362 units in May 2018, compared to 225,481 units in April 2018, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... More


Canadian Housing Starts Trend Stable in April

5/8/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 225,696 units in April 2018, compared to 226,942 units in March 2018, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This trend ... More


Developers promised Greenbelt access

5/1/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

greater-toronto-area-88.jpg - Real Estate News Doug Ford says he would open up the protected Greenbelt around the Toronto area for some development if elected premier this spring. ... More


Canadian Housing Starts Trend Stable in March

4/10/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 226,842 units in March 2018, compared to 225,804 units in February 2018, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This ... More


Canada's new home prices stall for first time since 2015

2/8/2018 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-reports-2.jpg - Real Estate News New Canadian home prices stalled for the first time in almost three years, another signal that the boom in Toronto has been slowed by higher interest rates and tougher rules for ... More


Canadian Housing Starts Trend Stable in December

1/9/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

cmhc-news-7.jpg - Real Estate News The trend in housing starts was 226,777 units in December 2017, compared to 226,178 units in November 2017, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This trend ... More


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