• Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry | 19 Jun 2014

    Vancouver is set for a construction boom….. Toronto’s luxury hotel-condo prices are not keeping up with their neighbourhoods…. Halifax planning too wrapped up in red tape…. And downtown’s fastest growing demographic; the condo kid! read more

  • Brokers call for appraisal changes by Justin da Rosa | 18 Jun 2014

    Brokers who are frustrated by outdated and inaccurate appraisals are calling for a reform that will take into account other valuations when deciding the value of a home. read more

  • CMHC to get back to its roots by Justin da Rosa | 18 Jun 2014

    The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) will shift its priority back to its originally intended purpose: helping Canadians buy homes they can afford. read more

  • A tale of two private sales by Jamie Henry | 18 Jun 2014

    As more companies dealing in private sales enter the market, homeowners are being tempted by the low-cost offering. But what do brokers – whose clients are interested in private sales – need to know? read more

  • Daily Market Update by | 18 Jun 2014

    Toronto set to be a sellers’ market for at least the rest of this year, despite an increase in listings…..the IMF warns of a global housing bubble…. And last night’s tornado is a stark reminder of how weather is a homeowner’s nemesis…. read more

  • Brokers: Advising clients on new builds by Justin da Rosa | 17 Jun 2014

    Many buyers in hot housing markets across Canada choose to purchase new build houses and condos and with several of them encountering issues after contracts are signed, brokers have figured out keys to advising these clients. read more

  • Bank: Be wary of sales spike by Jamie Henry | 17 Jun 2014

    Brokers shouldn’t read too much into CREA’s positive monthly stats, according to one major bank. read more

  • Daily Market Update by | 17 Jun 2014

    House prices and sales volume increase but won’t last forever… CMHC boss defends corporation’s history and looks to the future… Joe Oliver confident of a soft landing for the housing market…. And a new tool gives online access to housing data….. read more

  • Spring market heats up by Justin da Rosa | 16 Jun 2014

    Brokers in 80 per cent of Canada's markets likely experienced a recent surge in business as sales continued to heat up with the weather. read more

  • OSFI head announced by Jamie Henry | 16 Jun 2014

    New OSFI head lauded for role in Canada's response to the financial crisis. read more