The Greater Toronto Area’s luxury housing market surged in appreciation last year, and while only modest gains are expected through 2019, auspicious conditions are nevertheless anticipated
The children of wealthy parents are being gifted homes in greater numbers, removing the need for a mortgage—and, indeed, a broker
File this under advice brokers will likely disagree with…
Some observers warn that Canada’s housing markets are currently overloaded, a possible precursor to a housing bubble similar to Greater Toronto’s real estate market collapse between 1989 and 1996
The numbers don’t lie and if they’re saying your website has failed to connect with buyers, it probably has
A major institution is suggesting the Canadian government may require tougher mortgage lending guidelines
It seems to be top of mind for brokers across the country – but just how worried is the industry about a proposed rule that would force them to disclose to clients how much commission they make on deals?
One Alberta woman has been found guilty for her part in a mortgage fraud, despite previously claiming there was no evidence to support the fraud allegations
The Bank of Canada is keeping the key rate at 0.5% citing “complex” adjustment; but all brokers need to know is that the housing market is on shaky ground
Traders price a 25% chance of a rate cut, but other stimulus options also available
It’s already been the best year on record for this one booming market, but have brokers benefited?