Real Estate Prices Slow Down in Canada

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.

Toronto Is Fast Becoming As Pricey As Vancouver

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

Canadian Real Estate More Attractive to Foreign Investors

Real estate in Canada is already expensive in property hotspots like Vancouver and Toronto, but it’s thought there could be an increase in foreign investment this year. Over the last six months the loonie has fallen about 10% against the US dollar and this is likely to increase interest from foreigners. While some major markets

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Re/Max Forecasts Busy Spring Ahead for Canadian Real Estate

Real estate agents Re/Max are forecasting a busy spring for the Canadian real estate market, as major markets in the country have performed quite strongly since the beginning of the year. Its market trends report surveyed 15 Canadian markets, and found 12 had reported increased sales activity

Vancouver Realtors – Digitally Challenged

Back on the trail of North America’s realtor engagement of the web, we landed in Vancouver today. And, like her sisters to the South, it appears Vancouver is severely lacking in online savvy and real estate engagement.

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