The proposals to tighten mortgage insurance underwriting practices could damage affordability especially for first time buyers according to the real estate association in British Columbia
The percentage of Canadian consumers who believe that real estate prices will be higher in 6 months fell again last week.
Housing permit applications increased in June led by multi-family units in Quebec, Alberta and Ontario.
Mogo Finance Technology became the first online lender in Canada to become a publicly-listed company last month but shares have failed to ignite.
Owning your own home has long been a key life-goal and achieving it has been a proud moment.
Some of Canada’s largest real estate boards and associations have reported strong activity in home sales as the summer buying season gathers pace.
The weekly index of Canadian consumer confidence from Bloomberg/Nanos is at a two-year low, down to 52.31 last week from 53.41 a week earlier.
The annual Mortgage Alliance Rally of Hope has raised $135,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society.
New data from the Toronto Real Estate Board show that less commercial space in the area was leased in July 2015 compared to a year earlier.
Sales of homes in the Vancouver metro were running at about a third more than the ten-year average in July despite inventory remaining tight.
Realtors in Saskatoon had a busier July than normal with 444 sales in the month making it the second-highest July in the past ten years; the highest was in 2013 when there were 462.