Toronto real estate ranked second-highest bubble risk in the world
UBS Global Real Estate Bubble Index ranks Toronto's risk as extremely high, but price growth has stalled and further housing market weakening is likely
Toronto bureaucracy holding city back
The City of Toronto’s end-to-end review conducted by KPMG reveals a city stuck in the past
Tories, Liberals, NDP step up housing platforms
The two frontrunners in next month's federal election are appealing to Canadians concerned about the state of the environment
A failing grade for the stress test
School’s out – and the stress test in its current form should be, too, writes Joe Jacobs
Federal political parties' housing platforms
The October 21 election is fast approaching, so MortgageBrokerNews.ca put together a primer of where the major federal parties stand on housing
Canada is 'a tale of two countries'
The chasm between western and eastern Canada is best reflected in their respective real estate markets
Does the stress test need to be amended?
Angela Calla of DLC-Angela Calla Mortgage Team says that the stress test should never have been introduced in the first place, adding it was implemented without proper industry consultation
Industry weighs in on Scheer's proposed amortization, B-20 amendments
If interest rates go up as expected, amortization periods may need to increase
PwC forecasts 2020 commercial market
Canada's industrial sector will be buoyant next year with continued vacancy lows in major markets
Are you being taken advantage of?
If you haven’t read the fine print, you might be getting shortchanged on your commission split and fees, writes Sarah Colucci