Affordability Reports

Ontario Property Taxes

Ontario Cities with the Highest and Lowest Property Tax Rates [INFOGRAPHIC]

For those considering a new home purchase, the decision is generally ruled by their home buying budget; the property’s listing… Read More »

Where Can the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive Be Used in Toronto? INFOGRAPHIC

The First-Time Home Buyer Incentive (FTHBI), the federal government’s new mortgage equity sharing program, has been somewhat controversial from the… Read More »

The Income Group You Need to Be in to Buy a Home in these Canadian Cities

Looking to purchase a home in one of Canada’s biggest cities? You’ll need to be among the highest echelon of… Read More »


How Much Will You Pay to Own a Home Close to the GO Transit Line?

Home buyers in pricey markets are all too familiar with the term “drive until you qualify” – trading close proximity… Read More »


How Does Home Affordability Compare in Canada and the U.S.? INFOGRAPHIC

American and Canadian home buyers may have their unique cultural nuances, but whether they live north or south of the… Read More »

Most Expensive Toronto Condos

These Were the Most Expensive Toronto Condos in 2018

Nearly two years after the Ontario Fair Housing Plan, and coming off the first 12 months of the mortgage stress… Read More »


Where Can You Buy a Home On a Single Income in Canada? [REPORT]

Purchasing a home alone in any Canadian housing market is no easy feat – but it’s much easier to climb… Read More »

House and Condo prices by TTC stops

How Much Do Homes Cost Within Walking Distance of the TTC? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Owning a home in close proximity to a transit line is certainly a convenience – and it can also command… Read More »


These Are the Top Ontario Sellers’ Markets

What is a sellers’ market? Describing a neighbourhood, city or region as such typically calls to mind open house lineups,… Read More »

Best and Worst Cities in Ontario for Land Transfer Tax

Best and Worst Cities in Ontario for Land Transfer Tax [INFOGRAPHIC]

The day of your home purchase closing has arrived – with the mortgage funds and keys in hand, it’s time… Read More »