New housing rules may not be enough to slow down this bustling market, as international and home-grown developers set their sights on growth
A single-family detached home in the Vancouver area is getting more expensive, with the benchmark home price index rising 6.6 per cent in August from a year earlier, to $984,300.
Edmonton is seeing increased interest and the population growth is pushing prices higher.
Many homeowners are concerned by fracking with environmental worries paramount.
At a time when lenders are increasingly focusing on alternative lending, one major player – known for its alternative offerings – has announced new prime products.
The Bank of Canada announced Wednesday it will maintain its target for the overnight rate; days before the fourth anniversary of BoC upping it to one per cent.
There’s always more work to do, but there’s also more life to be enjoyed outside of work.
The chief risk officer for Canada at Toronto-Dominion Bank says that overbuilding of condos is a risk to the housing market.
Figures from the Calgary Real Estate Board show that the market was still vibrant in August, with MLS sales increasing for the 17th consecutive month.
Officials in Edmonton are planning improvements to the information that is available regarding development plans.
Insurance Bureau of Canada reports that the preliminary estimate for insured damage caused by heavy rains and flooding in the Burlington, Ontario area in early August was just over $90 million, according to Property Claim Services.