Current housing affordability measures aren’t capturing the entire picture, according to one association that has developed its own index and provided solutions to addressing affordability in Canada’s overheated housing markets
Canadian retirees showed the greatest upward spike in the amount they borrowed as of Q4 2016, Equifax says
It’s a real estate landscape that poses both pros and cons for the local market, says agents in the region, pointing to overblown reports of property foreclosures.
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Arguments around cutting commissions are usually centred on the impact on a selling agent’s income, but full-service players are increasingly suggesting the practice has a knock-on effect for them.
A growing number of agents are refusing to leave money on the table, instead helping snowbird clients in their search for a foreign home – and collecting a referral fee for the service.
The most influential real estate agents have already mastered the art of body language. Without saying a word, they can seem confident and collected – which is exactly what potential clients are looking for.
Changes reflect greater focus on advocacy and core member services, says CEO Tim Hudak
Blue Pearl Mortgage Group Inc. is expanding its footprint once again, this time with services in Ontario
After Aviva Pitch Day presentation, Canadian real estate marketplace, Casalova poised for next level of growth