How the Canadian Housing Market Kicked Off the Year

Housing Starts The annual pace of housing starts – new housing construction projects – slowed, according to Canada Mortgage and… Read More »

How the Mortgage Stress Test Affects the Fraser Valley Market

The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) recently said that the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions’ B-20 mortgage… Read More »

The Top 5 Most Livable Toronto Neighbourhoods

Purchasing a home is arguably one of the hardest decisions one makes during their lifetime. It takes a lot of… Read More »

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 »

British Columbia Speculation Tax Scaled Back After Backlash

With files from Penelope Graham British Columbia’s ruling NDP government has responded to the backlash from homeowners protesting the Speculation… Read More »

30-Part Housing Plan Revealed in BC Budget

Last Tuesday, the NDP government of British Columbia unveiled its 2018-19 budget. Finance Minister Carole James said her government’s “comprehensive… Read More »

Vancouver Housing Market Third Most Expensive in the World

House prices have surged well past economic fundamentals in Canada for at least a decade, with many international and national… Read More »

Vancouver Condo Market Speculation is Behind High Prices

Vancouver’s condo market is heating up, with agents reporting strong demand for pre-sale units from local and foreign buyers. Condo… Read More »

The Pre-Construction Cooling Off Period: What Ontario Buyers Should Know

While experiencing misgivings is a normal part of the home buying process, buyers who feel enough regret to walk away… Read More »

CREA Updates 2018 Real Estate Sales Forecast

Home sales nationwide are expected to drop to their lowest level in three years in 2018, driven largely by the… Read More »