Market Update

  • Call for housing affordability task force by Steve Randall

    The government in Ontario should establish a housing affordability task force to tackle the increasing barriers for first-time buyers, the province’s real estate body says

  • Consumer confidence slips despite data by Steve Randall

    Data showing optimistic trends for the Canadian economy has done little to boost the confidence of consumers according to the latest Bloomberg/Nanos index

  • Home prices still showing gains by Steve Randall

    Home prices showed moderate to strong year-over-year increases in most markets in Canada during the third quarter of 2015, according to the Royal LePage House Price Survey

  • Brookfield Residential to buy Albi Homes by Steve Randall

    Confidence in the Calgary construction market has been noted as a reason for a deal which will combine two of the area’s building firms

  • Living near one of these can boost house prices by Steve Randall

    The shift towards more urban living shows that many of today’s homebuyers want to be where the action is and a new report suggests that for Canadians that includes being close to sports

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