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FINTRAC sounds alarm on ‘deficiencies’ at over 100 B.C. real-estate companies by Ephraim Vecina | 2016-11-22 4:48:52 PM

Vulnerability of the Canadian real estate market to money laundering stems from lack of reporting, federal watchdog warnsread more

Broker has his say by Justin da Rosa | 2016-11-22 2:16:26 PM

One broker involved in a suit related to syndicated mortgages responds to claims made against him by the developerread more

Low down payments might be introducing more risk - CMHC by Ephraim Vecina | 2016-11-22 1:13:16 PM

Regulators should consider raising the existing minimum down payment levels to offset massive demand and borrowing, says the CMHCread more

Regulators should explore boosting minimum down payment on homes: CMHC by The Canadian Press | 2016-11-22 7:18:52 AM

The head of Canada's federal housing agency says regulators should explore the possibility of raising the minimum down payment required on a home as a way of easing affordability and reducing risk to the financial systemread more

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. passes stress test extreme scenarios by The Canadian Press | 2016-11-17 10:22:50 AM

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says its stress testing shows it will be able to withstand even the most extreme economic scenariosread more

Royal Bank of Canada to increase fixed mortgage rates as of Thursday by The Canadian Press | 2016-11-15 9:20:19 PM

Royal Bank is hiking mortgage rates and making it more expensive for homebuyers who want to take more than 25 years to pay back their loanread more

Government curried favour with foreigners at the expense of Vancouver locals—analyst by Ephraim Vecina | 2016-11-15 5:05:40 PM

A misguided attempt by federal and provincial authorities to avoid being deemed racist has instead led to unprecedented rates of home price growth, according to a markets observerread more

National sales up in October by Justin da Rosa | 2016-11-15 12:05:39 PM

This is how the new mortgage rules have impacted housing markets across the countryread more