An increase to Toronto’s land transfer tax not expected to materially impact housing affordability, according to one real estate veteran
Among other factors, the recent changes to federal mortgage rules will significantly contribute to dampening the Canadian mortgage sector’s activity starting this year
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Real estate agents may increasingly need to adjust their listing price, as buyers are hamstrung by more stringently applied financing rules.
One agent has ditched what many of his colleagues consider an essential marketing tool in an effort to align himself with a growing number of urban buyers and sellers.
Many home sellers are missing out on quick deals as they play the waiting game. And it’s a match plan that they will lose, says one Realtor.
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Agents had better get used to the growing phenomenon of offer-dates, a practice an increasing number of agents hope the winter will send into hibernation.