Group critical of downpayment change
The government's newest down payment requirements are about to go into effect, and one advocacy group says the pending rule change miss the mark
Criminal charges tar all brokers with same brush
Every profession has a few bad eggs; unfortunately for brokers, the numerous criminal charges against one Ontario broker has created a media sensation, and potentially engendered public mistrust in the profession
Calgary active listings increase to over 5,000
However, observers note another round of decline in sales and prices in the first part of 2016
20 Vancouver sites identified for affordable housing
Mayor puts up $250 million worth of city land to secure social housing funds for Vancouver
Why you need motivated and capable employees
Mark Oliver explains why businesses need to understand the basics of human motivation in order to increase employee satisfaction and productivity in the workplace
A closer look at condos
The condo market’s often a microcosm of the rest of Canada’s housing market. Currently, regional differentials are stark
Mortgage wars, 2016 edition
It’s that time of year again, with one niche lender offering bargain basement mortgage rates – but just how many clients are suited to this unique offer?
Real estate a keystone sector in Canada
The stagnant economy might have been worse off in 2015 without the sheer volume of real estate transactions, analysts said
Have your say: Did Trudeau’s debt answer satisfy?
Was Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s answer to this important broker issue sufficient?
Broker upbeat for 2016
They say ‘you can never go home again,’ but one broker/owner has returned to an affiliate after seven years to build the brand across Canada