1/7/2020 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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The dominance of the condo market in terms of price growth could soon end as millennials start to shift their preferences to established homes, according to a market survey ... More

Millennials are ditching condos for detached homes

  4/1/2019 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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The start of 2019 saw an uptick for Canada’s construction sector as both residential and non-residential posted gains; and a stronger showing for real estate ... More

First growth for construction sector in 8 months, best since 2013

  9/29/2018 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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9 years salary to buy a house in Vancouver, more than 6 in Toronto.

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Toronto, Vancouver among biggest property bubbles in the world, UBS says

  8/14/2018 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Signs are appearing in the Greater Toronto Area that the worst of the housing correction is now over.

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Is the Housing Market Turning a Corner?

  2/8/2018 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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New Canadian home prices stalled for the first time in almost three years, another signal that the boom in Toronto has been slowed by higher interest rates and tougher rules ... More

Canada's new home prices stall for first time since 2015

  11/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales posted a modest monthly increase in October but remain below levels ... More

Canadian home sales edge up again in October

  11/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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In October the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was down 1.0% from the previous month, a second consecutive monthly decline and the ... More

Index retreats by 1% in October

  10/27/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Moderate overvaluation and price acceleration continue to concern the CMHC which said Thursday that the Canadian housing market remains “highly vulnerable”.

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Canadian housing market still highly vulnerable says CMHC

  10/26/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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A nationwide study by Century 21 reveals Canada's 10 priciest neighbourhoods.

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Canada's 10 priciest neighbourhoods

  10/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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The number of homes sold in September climbed for the second month in a row after a slowdown earlier this year that was led by a cooling in the Toronto market.

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Canada housing market rebound seen in mid-2018 as sales rise for second month in a row

  10/13/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales in September rose modestly from the previous month but remained down ... More

Canadian home sales edge up again in September

  10/12/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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In September the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was down 0.8% from the previous month, the largest monthly decline since ... More

Index retreats by 0.8% in September

  10/10/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Conventional economic factors including population, incomes and borrowing costs accounted for less than half of the 40% surge in Toronto home prices between 2010 and 2016, ... More

Among Canada's housing markets, Toronto remains the most 'puzzling'

  10/8/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Home affordability is bad in Canada. It's about to get worse. ... More

Cost Of Owning A Home In Canada About To Jump, But Wages Won't: Scotiabank

  9/29/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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While plenty of homeowners, potential homeowners, and experts will disagree, Canada’s homes are not as expensive as we may think.

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It turns out Canada's house prices aren't too bad

  9/27/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Demand for luxury properties is up in Victoria, Calgary, and Oakville, while the urban hubs of Vancouver and the GTA saw decreased demand for luxury ... More

Sales of $1 million-plus condos up 86 per cent in the GTA and 11 per cent in Vancouver

  9/26/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Despite rising interest rates and various policy measures implemented to slow down pricing growth, the Canadian housing market is not on track for a sharp decline. It ... More

The Canadian housing market is in good shape, and so are the banks

  9/22/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Vancouver and Toronto luxury property sales should accelerate this fall after a period of relative sluggishness, according to a new report from Sotheby’s International ... More

Canadian luxury markets to experience varied performances this fall

  9/18/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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If current trends are any indication, Canada’s hotel segment is now ready for intensified expansion to accommodate strong demand, according to market observers.

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This asset class is one of the strongest performers in the national commercial market

  9/18/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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There was a small increase in national home sales in August, reversing a four-month trend of decline, as the GTA rebounded.

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Home sales edge back into growth as the GTA rebounds

  9/18/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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A housing market outlook from RBC Economics is calling for a decline in resales for 2017 and 2018 and a deceleration of price rises.

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Home price rises to slow down sharply: RBC

  9/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales posted a small gain in August 2017.

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Canadian home sales edge up in August

  9/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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National housing market to see no more than 1.3% annual price gains but Toronto may buck the trend because of strong demand than flies in the face of affordability.

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Brace yourself for five years of glacial growth in Canada's housing market: Moody's

  9/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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In August the Teranet-National Bank National Composite House Price Index™  was up 0.6% from the previous month, less than the average 0.7% gain for ... More

House Price Index Points To A Decline In Toronto

  9/1/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Canada has seen the fastest house-price growth among the major economies of the G20, a new report says. But with Toronto's housing market entering a slowdown, it's ... More

When It Comes To Soaring House Prices, Canada is #1

  8/21/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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Economists say the Canadian housing bubble — long feared to be vulnerable to a dangerous pop — is now officially dead.

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Canada's housing bubble has vanished without a 'crash landing', say economists

  8/17/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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'Peak Millennials' (aged 25 to 30) to create strong wave of demandNational survey shows while the peak millennial dream to own property is very strong, ... More

Largest Cohort of Millennials Changing Canadian Real Estate, Despite Constraints of Affordability and Mortgage Regulation

  8/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales declined further in July 2017.

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Canadian home sales fall further in July

  8/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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In July, the national composite rise was significantly driven by a 2.1% increase in the market with the largest aggregate property value: Toronto. While this looks strong given ... More

The Teranet-National Bank Composite House Price Index Indicates a 2% Increase in the month of July

  7/17/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Paul Solomons
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales cooled further in June 2017.

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Canadian home sales drop again in June
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