If so, that would alleviate some of the extra pressure placed on potential home buyers caused by tightened mortgage rules. Economists weigh in
Housing is bound to become a less influential force following the cooling effects of tighter mortgage regulations, BMO warns
The push to hyper-specialize in a neighbourhood – or even on a particular street – may be reducing the influence of a big-name brokerage, although not for everyone, say some industry players.
The Canadian real estate market may be poised for transformation with the introduction of mobile-driven deposits, set to help agents and their clients avoid the snafus that too often scuttle deals.
In what will surely become a landmark move, the Québec Federation of Real Estate Boards (QFREB) has filed an application for authorization to institute a class action suit against a major for-sale-by-owner player in the province.
Payday loan companies can be of benefit to agents, says one industry veteran. But could their use indicate a bigger problem in an agent’s business?
Agents call for action to better educate “desperate” rookie sales reps who have little or no back-up.
Outside of the branding benefits, joining a team or starting your own can help you becoming your best agent, say industry leaders arguing the move helps agents perfect their strongest skills.