One market has reduced land transfer taxes for first-time homebuyers, but just how much of an impact will it have?
Any changes to federal mortgage insurance rules will not apply to investors, according to a markets observer
Hilliard MacBeth, portfolio manager and author of a recently released book about a Canadian real estate bubble, believes Canada’s market is more at risk than America’s market before 2008.
Affordability continues to weaken in Vancouver… Real estate “off its peak” says Concorde boss… Non-permanent residents important to the housing market…
The governor of the Bank of Canada is now singing from the same song sheet as real estate agents arguing the market is as safe as houses.
One Toronto broker is adopting a pay-what-you-want compensation model as an answer to clients resentment of ‘standard’ commissions.
Bully bids are becoming increasingly common in Canada’s largest city, prompting frustrated agents to question the integrity of sales reps who rely on that strategy.
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