Back in 2013, banking giant HSBC released a report exploring the state of the global pension market.
Toronto real estate has become so expensive that potential home sellers are pulling out of the market altogether, possibly since they have nowhere cheaper to move to. Listings are dwindling even as prices in Toronto have been rising to levels Bank of Montreal Chief Economist Doug Porter is calling a “bubble”. The housing boom now expands […]
According to a new article in realtor.com, Chinese real estate buyers are switching their focus from Vancouver to Seattle. The change has come since the introduction of a 15% tax on foreign investors in Vancouver that was suddenly brought in last August by British Columbia. The tax is applicable to anybody who isn’t a citizen […]
Recent figures from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation show there are hundreds of new condos in Calgary that are lying empty, according to an article in CBC.ca.
Last year, real estate prices in Canada reached an all-time high, but an article in the Huffington Post Canada points out that this year could be a very different story. This is at least in part due to new mortgage rules combined with higher mortgage rates.
According to a recent article in CBC.ca, the Toronto real estate market is fast becoming as unaffordable as Vancouver. The article assessed a study by the Royal Bank of Canada, as its third-quarter affordability index showed 63.7% of
Ho! Ho! Ho! Zillow has just shown that it has a sense of humor after listing Santa Claus’ home on its real estate listings site.
Trump Organization recently signed a deal with real estate firm Unimark Group for a residential project in Kolkata, and the group is in talks for a second project in Pune.
The total number of real estate transactions by volume for the first nine months of 2016 dropped by 42% year-on-year to reach $1.4 billion. This is in spite of the high level of interest shown by institutional investors, according to an article in the Economic Times.
In September a policy statement from the Prudential Regulation Authority went largely unnoticed, but it will impact buy to let owners with a portfolio of investment properties