Market Update

  • Red tape stifling Calgary homebuilding by Steve Randall

    Homebuilders in the City of Calgary face greater levels of red-tape than more development-friendly suburbs and its stifling the city’s density goals, a new study reveals

  • Rental market tightens in GTA by Steve Randall

    There was a 17.3 per cent drop in condo apartments available to rent in the Greater Toronto Area in third quarter of 2016 compared to a year earlier, Toronto Real Estate Board says

  • Realtors facing fraud, insider trading probe by Steve Randall

    Some Metro Vancouver real estate agents are to be investigated over allegations of fraud and insider trading

  • Jingle mail rise reported in Alberta by Steve Randall

    Walking away from a mortgage on an underwater property was rife in Alberta in the 1980’s and conditions in the province are starting to create a rise in incidents of ‘jingle mail’, sending the keys back to the mortgage lender

  • Building permits picked-up in December by Steve Randall

    The value of residential building permits increased 16.3 per cent in December, almost erasing the previous month’s decline


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