Why are fixed and variable mortgage rates on the rise

Why Are Fixed and Variable Mortgage Rates on the Rise?

If you’re a real estate aficionado (and, let’s face it, that’s most of us in this real estate-obsessed country), you’ve… Read More »

Best Ontario Cities for Home Affordability

Best and Worst Ontario Cities for Home Affordability [INFOGRAPHIC]

Home prices in Ontario may not be as high as they were in April 2017, as the region has since… Read More »

Mid-May Home Sales

Better Balance for Mid-May Home Sales [INFOGRAPHIC]

April was a rather dour month for the Toronto housing market, as unseasonably chilly weather kept prospective buyers inside, and… Read More »

National April Home Sales

National April Home Sales Fall to 5-Year Low: CREA

The impact of new mortgage qualification hurdles introduced in January “cast a shadow” over the Canadian housing market in April,… Read More »

Covered by home insurance

10 Situations Where You Think You Are Covered by Home Insurance… But You Aren’t

What is the biggest tangible asset for most Canadians? Well, in most cases, it would be our home – our… Read More »

Paying too much for rent

1.7 Million Canadians Paying Too Much for Rent: Report

Rental affordability – or the lack thereof – has been a greatly scrutinized issue as of late, with vacancy rates… Read More »

Bank of Canada stress test rate

Bank of Canada Stress Test Rate Increases to 5.34%

It just became slightly tougher to qualify for a mortgage, as Canada’s central bank just upped the rate used to stress… Read More »

Most Affordable Neighbourhoods in the GTA

Top 3 Most Affordable Neighbourhoods in the GTA: Study

The Greater Toronto Area’s real estate market may have showed great volatility in 2017, but prices are still on the… Read More »

Toronto Real Estate Markets by Dollar Volume

The Hottest Toronto Real Estate Markets by Dollar Volume [INFOGRAPHIC]

One year later, and it’s official: Ontario’s Fair Housing Plan, put in place last April to calm blistering home prices… Read More »

April Ice Storm Puts Freeze on Spring Sales

April Ice Storm Puts Freeze on Spring Sales: TREB

The lingering effects of the Fair Housing Plan continue to be felt in the Toronto spring real estate market, with… Read More »