The latest housing market assessment has been released by the CMHC and it has ranked what it feels are the riskiest Canadian markets. Is your city on the list? Read on to find out.
Real estate prices may be high in Canada’s biggest markets, but that’s not stopping millennial buyers from making an impact on the market. From new condo developments to a spike in renos, here’s how this buyer group influences the market – and what they value most.
Toronto home prices have been on the rise for two straight decades, according to RE/MAX Canada. What has driven price appreciation in the Six? Read on for our breakdown.
Is it still a great time to buy a home? The 2015 Annual State of the Residential Mortgage Market in Canada report from Mortgage Professionals Canada finds buyers still feel optimistic about the market – but there are a number of reasons holding some would-be buyers back.
High home prices aren’t stopping buyers – new reports find luxury real estate is the fastest growing segment of the Canadian housing market. Read on for our market-by-market breakdown.
With new mortgage rules hitting the market, owning a home may be out of reach for many would be buyers. Considering your rental options instead? RentSeeker shares their top three picks for affordable rental markets.
Canada condo starts have hit the highest levels since 1971, according to the latest data from CMHC. What does this mean for home buyers? Read on for our breakdown.
Foreign home ownership in Canada has been a concern of housing market critics as prices spike in certain neighbourhoods. The CMHC is now researching the impact, though many say the data is inconclusive. Read on for the full story.
The minimum home down payment has been increased to 10% from 5% on homes priced over $500,000. What does this mean for buyers? Read on to find out .
Canadian home buyers are doing a better job of paying off their mortgages, reports the CMHC’s Q3 update. The average credit score of borrowers is also improving – read on for the full story.