A great many agents and brokers have difficulty building their businesses, and according to a real estate and mortgage consultant, it’s because they lack a certain system
The Economist magazine has surveyed housing costs around the globe and found that Canada’s housing prices are overvalued by 35 per cent when side by side with Canadian incomes.
Brokers, better get scrappy. Regulatory changes in another sector are threatening to draw more players into mortgage brokering despite the soft market.
Brokers aren’t ready to give up without a fight: Several industry players share their thoughts on winning back market share.
Prices and sales in Canada’s hottest markets all but rule out the possibility that they’re on the verge of the soft landing gripping much of the country.
There was an 8.3 per cent increase in condo sales in the Greater Toronto Area in the last quarter of 2014 compared to a year earlier.
Saskatoon’s multi-family unit sector is on a high with plenty of investment in the sector.
Investors want property in Vancouver and some are willing to pay a high premium for it.
Real estate markets in Canada are seeing overall stability with respect to investment returns, says a new report – except in one province.
The federal government decision to step in with tighter mortgage rule changes may increasingly rest on the performance of one market now raising alarm bells.
Brokers now know what the near future holds for rates -- following the Bank of Canada’s decision to hold its overnight rate at ¾ per cent – but what can they expect in the longer-term? Several big bank economists weigh in.