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Housing starts in Canada were down for the fifth consecutive month in February, according to the latest figures by CMHC.
A program to help Canadians who are having a home built or renovated has been extended for three years.
With high prices and, in parts of the country, concern about job security and the economy, renovations are booming.
The real estate industry was one of the three most-targeted sectors by email ‘phishing’ scams in January.
The latest building permits report from Statistics Canada found a 21 per cent decline in permit values for multi-family construction projects, which fell to $1.5 billion in January – its lowest point since March 2013.
In what one industry player is referring to as a “great example of bank greed,” one big bank has tacked on a monthly fee to one of its most popular programs among brokers.
Readers are debating mortgage debt versus consumer debt after the CMHC released previously confidential remarks about its concern for the housing market, but is it time to finally put that discussion to bed?
Along with the annual Canadian Mortgage Awards, CMP’s Top 75 Brokers by Volume is one of the industry’s greatest distinctions. Are you among them?
People put a lot of time and money into prepping their house for a sale but agency in Europe may take the cake.
Higher value properties in the Calgary area are expected to suffer from economic uncertainty and lower confidence according to a new report from Sotheby’s.