The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales climbed 2.2 per in December compared with November as they recovered from a dip following the introduction of new mortgage rules
Two markets, two diverging paths
REP is putting together the industry’s first-ever list of top offices, based on everything from their volume and transaction numbers to their value-add for agents and clients. Should your office, or individual brokerage, be among them?
A city councillor in the country’s hottest market is spearheading a move to crack down on the illegal conversion of secondary suites – something that could affect a wide array of potential buyers.
Canadian home price to fall 40 to 50 per cent... Prairie housing market weak: BMO... Canada's rental units on the rise...
One Realtors’ association is pleading with the provincial powers that be to avoid increasing a certain property tax – a move the organization says could cost homeowners and agents alike.
A slowing market means agents across the country are watching $15,000 commission cheques get replaced with meagre $800 leasing deals, but brokering rentals should never be about the money, cautions agent specialists.
Chinese investment wave beyond Vancouver... Vancouver rental market in high demand... Brick and beam real estate demand on the rise...