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.
Recent mortgage market changes could lead to higher mortgage rates, according to RateSupermarket.ca’s expert panel.
High government of Canada bond yields point to continuously high July mortgage rates, according to RateSupermarket.ca’s expert panel.
Fears of a sliding market have persisted since last summer’s CMHC rule implementation, but home sales keep defying doom and gloom predictions. Stronger than expected May sales have prompted CREA to adjust their market activity forecast for 2013 and 2014.
The federal government is increasing its watch on crown corporations like the CMHC – what changes could be in store, and how will the affect home buyers?
You may have heard of the Ontario couple looking to sell their home as the prize of an essay contest. While it’s a refreshing take on the housing market, could there be hidden costs for the winner?
The CREA housing market update is in – and it shows slow, but steady growth for Canada’s housing market as conditions balance from CMHC mortgage rule changes made last summer.
The predictions are in – Canadian economists have revealed their forecasts for Canada’s economic outlook for the coming year. What’s in store for the housing market, interest rates, employment and GDP growth? Read on to find out.