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More than 30% of Ontario homeowners can't afford much more than their mortgages

8/18/2021 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

stressed-couple-244.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario residents are growing increasingly stressed out about money, debt, and the ability to cover even their basic living expenses, according to ... More


3.2 million boomers in Canada considering buying a home within the next five years

6/30/2021 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News Millions of boomers are expected to wade into the market over the next five years ... More


Rural rush - the real housing bubble is in Ontario's cottage country

5/4/2021 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

vacation-property-52.jpg - Real Estate News If you thought Canadian residential detached and semi-detached prices were out of control, take a look at Ontario’s cottage country. ... More


More than half of first-time buyers in Ontario plan to buy their first home in the suburbs

4/23/2021 | Posted in First Time Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

couple-with-real-estate-agent-316.jpg - Real Estate News The mass urban exodus that has been observed in Toronto and across Canada throughout the pandemic doesn't appear to be slowing down anytime soon, and a new survey confirms ... More


BMO: Home appreciation a more reliable source of income than employment in multiple housing markets

2/22/2021 | Posted in Home Owners by Jessi Sandhu

property-value-108.jpg - Real Estate News This trend is especially apparent in Ontario, according to BMO's Sal Guatieri ... More


New Data Has Just Revealed That These 16 Canadian Cities Are "Unaffordable"

1/27/2021 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News There are also 10 cities that have been deemed the most affordable. ... More


Ontario home sales activity undeterred by second wave of COVID-19: OREA

12/19/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

home-for-sale-ontario-canada-131.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto continues to be the main driver of the province's housing market ... More


Landlord and Tenant Bill Passes

7/23/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario government has passed Bill 184, Protecting Tenants and Strengthening Community Housing Act, 2020 into law as a way to provide stability to the province's rental ... More


Ontario housing markets remain potent investment hubs

6/10/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-125.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario is replete with markets that are still ripe for investment despite the market impact of COVID-19, according to RE/MAX. ... 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


Ontario's first-time buyers prefer detached homes and townhouses over condos

3/14/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

middle-age-couple-visiting-house-263.jpg - Real Estate News Condo developers in Ontario looking to sell units to millennials and first-time home buyers could be barking up the wrong tree, according to a new survey from OREA. ... 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


Ontario Realtors advise Ford government to end 'bully' offers

4/8/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-home-for-sale-260.jpg - Real Estate News Industry association also wants its regulator to have more power to 'kick out' unethical agents ... More


Ontario accounts for much of Canada's home price growth

2/22/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

map-of-ontario-canada-63.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario was the epicentre of Canadian home price growth in the past 5 years, according to a new analysis. ... More


Ontario may let realtors tell homebuyers the price of other bids

2/5/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

couple-laptop-106.jpg - Real Estate News Right now, buyers often blindly offer more than what they had wanted to spend in hopes of beating their competitor. ... More


OREA asks Ontario to allow open bidding process, revamp realtor rules

10/12/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-remax-43.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario Real Estate Association is making more than three dozen recommendations to the provincial government on how it should update the rules governing realtors, including ... More


Ontario baby boomers are planning to downsize or move out of big cities

8/8/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

senior-couple-55.jpg - Real Estate News Parents re-entering the market after their children stayed home longer than normal, survey says. ... More


Location, location, location: Why our national housing market is a myth

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

business-meeting-notes-105.jpg - Real Estate News Haider-Moranis Bulletin: For Canadian homebuyers, the only numbers that matter are local. ... More


Non-Toronto markets in Ontario see accelerated home price growth

7/25/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-125.jpg - Real Estate News While the Toronto residential market has seen the median cost of its housing shrink in Q2 2018, price growth accelerated in other major Ontario locales such as Kitchener, ... More


Low likelihood of a serious price correction in Ontario: CMHC

6/14/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

marketing-analysys-104.jpg - Real Estate News Current price correction in Ontario housing market does not resemble historical price bust periods according to the latest report from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. ... More


Ontario's curb on foreign buyers appears to have worked

4/26/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The impact of the Ontario’s Fair Housing on foreign buyers of the province’s real estate has been revealed by the finance ministry. Finance minister Charles Sousa ... More


Ontario's best investment hubs this year

3/12/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

map-of-ontario-canada-63.jpg - Real Estate News A new report ranked Ontario’s largest metropolitan areas by real estate market performance and suitability for investment over the next 5 years. ... More


Ontario stabilizing amid Fair Housing Plan, new mortgage rules - RBC

10/24/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

home-for-sale-ontario-canada-131.jpg - Real Estate News A renewed boost of consumer confidence will make itself apparent in the increased stability of Ontario’s residential real estate market, a few months after the introduction ... More


Ontario to streamline housing development process

9/29/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News In an announcement earlier this week, the government of Ontario stated that it has established a new team tasked with removing the multiple barriers to housing construction and ... More


Why the GTA's detached houses remain a safe bet

9/27/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

luxury-homes-72.jpg - Real Estate News In spite of recent scares regarding their values, detached houses remain the strongest real estate investment to be had in the GTA. ... More


Almost half of Ontario homeowners expect their home to fund retirement

9/27/2017 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

property-value-108.jpg - Real Estate News A large share of homeowners in Ontario are counting on home values increasing to ensure they have sufficient retirement funds. ... More


Ontario needs more than 6,000 new rental units a year says report

9/26/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

house-for-rent-87.jpg - Real Estate News The tight Ontario rental market will worsen without increasing the units available by around 6,250 a year for a decade. ... More


New eviction rules in effect to protect Ontario tenants

9/1/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario tenants will have additional protection from eviction starting Friday, September 1, 2017; when a landlord ends a tenancy to have family members move in, people evicted ... More


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