The fallout from the B.C. government's budget continues as out-of-province Canadians found out they will also be hit by the same tax that's intended to dissuade foreign speculators from pillaging the domestic real estate market
Bob Rennie, the ‘condo king’ of Vancouver says that there should be a new tax on those who speculate on the property market.
It’s not just sports milestones measured in three – with one broker clinching the industry’s triple crown at this year’s Canadian Mortgage Awards.
Despite the CMHC’s premium hike on the horizon, one professional doesn’t believe brokers should necessarily advise clients to get ahead of it.
Author F. Scott Fitzgerald captured 1920s post-war excess, and now one lucky homebuyer can channel their inner literary lush by living in the house where he penned part of The Great Gatsby.
With oil values rebounding – albeit slowly – from last year’s oil shock, many believed the Canadian real estate market had gotten off fairly scot-free, but a new report suggests the greatest impact is yet to come.
The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation will stay as a federal agency, at least for the next ten years.
One of Canada’s largest independent mortgage services firms has released its latest report on the commercial mortgage market.
David Wolf of Fidelity Investments says that the Bank of Canada may end up slashing interest rates to zero in the next 6 to 18 months.
It’s an opinion brokers may not necessarily agree with, but one influential public policy think-tank believes concerns about household debt are overblown.
There is often truth in sarcasm, as might be evidenced by one reader's opinion on a controversial referral practice.