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
New research suggests monolines continue to lose ground to the banks in an area that brokers now identify as the single-most important factor in originating deals.
As if brokers weren’t leery enough about deals involving former grow-ops, here’s another note of caution.
The federal government’s concerns about Canadian household consumption run amok may be much ado about nothing, with a leading economist identifying a newfound focus on paying down mortgages.
Despite a positive year-over-year result, national home sales were down in September; the first monthly decline since January.
The rise in house prices has begun to ease according to the latest survey from Royal Le Page.
A new report from CIBC World Markets suggests that Canada’s homeowners are paying down their mortgages faster than thought.
Canada’s housing market – including condo sales – is off to a solid start this fall, with new data pointing to a near-11 per cent rise in sales for September compared to a year ago.
Housing starts trend surged back to 197,747 in September, up from 191,095 in August.
Getting the best out of your brokering team is much more than setting targets and doing the odd formal performance reviews.
A builder of luxury condos from the US considered and dismissed expanding into Toronto due to the high level of investment property in the city.