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Talk of a further cut in interest rates has been fading in recent weeks and yesterday’s inflation figures from Statistics Canada may just kill them off.
Rental apartments are the next boom in Toronto’s housing market according to developers and investment funds.
The conviction of two major real estate developers – who have already once been accused of committing mortgage fraud -- in one of Canada’s busiest cities highlights the need for brokers to properly vet condo developers before recommending new-construction projects to their investor clients.
When it comes to porting a mortgage one type of lender reigns supreme, according to a recent poll.
The slight lull in one of Canada’s largest condo markets may soon come to an end, with the big banks refocusing on lending in that very segment.
After fifteen years of investing in rental properties – many of those years we purchased as many as ten houses – I’ve always wondered why more mortgage brokers weren’t focused on helping real estate investors.
Big banks are increasing the level of funding for condominium developments viewing them as a lower risk than before.
The decline in home sales in Alberta was across most of the province not just Calgary.
Housing starts in the Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area were trending at 16,727 units in January compared to 14,705 in December, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Hudson’s Bay Co has announced two real estate partnerships which it says will unlock the potential of its property portfolio.