Residential building permits were up again in October, the third consecutive month of gains
The trend measure of housing starts was little changed last month, CMHC reported
Homebuyers in Halifax are opting for apartments rather than single-family units, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Pending home sales in the U.S. slipped slightly in June but were not too far off May’s level.
The impact of the oil industry downturn on the housing market is starting to bite with house prices in the second half of the year expected to ease.
Residents in one Vancouver neighbourhood are concerned that the city council’s plan to protect heritage homes will lead to lower property values.
The vacancy rate of rental properties in Calgary has increased due to greater supply of new homes.
The economist who predicted a yet-to-happen price crash of 25 per cent for Canada’s housing markets back in 2011 now says he expects the correction to be even larger.