2/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Canada’s housing market remains moderately vulnerable, while Toronto and Hamilton are seeing overheating and price acceleration, but that overvaluation seems to remain ... More

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  2/19/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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The pace of inbound immigration to Canada – cited as the fastest among the G7 nations – is driving an unprecedented housing boom.

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  2/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales declined between December 2019 and January 2020.

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  2/5/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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The chief executive of the Bank of Nova Scotia says Canada’s housing market needs more supply, not a major change to the mortgage stress test.

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  2/3/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Economy nudged higher in the latest monthly stats, helped in part by the real estate and construction industries.

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  1/30/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Quarterly price trend report shows most major markets posted gains.

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  1/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales eased between November and December 2019.

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  12/18/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Paul Solomons
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Canadian mortgage lenders shouldn’t worry too much about the performance of their loans in 2020 according to a new report from Fitch Ratings.

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  12/16/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales continued to edge higher in November 2019.

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  11/7/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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The Canadian housing market showed that it was “fairly robust” in October according to the latest market report from RBC Economics.

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  10/24/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Paul Solomons
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After sales, new builds declined this year and last, housing agency expects prices to exceed 2017 peak by 2020.

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  10/22/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Teranet-National Bank index shows prices slightly increased both on a monthly and annual basis.

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  10/21/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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This is the best place to start in fighting off the influence of illicit foreign money.

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  9/17/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Canada’s population and employment growth, coupled with an expectation of enduring low interest rates, means home sales are forecast to improve over the next year or ... More

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  9/6/2019 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Paul Solomons
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Canada's mortgage market has been turned upside down, and it's giving borrowers an uncommon advantage, a new report suggests.

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  8/22/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Paul Solomons
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Canadian house prices will be flat this year, but will pick up in 2020, driven by lower mortgage rates and solid domestic economic conditions, according to economists and ... More

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  8/16/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Canadian home sales gain as lower rates help offset stress test

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  8/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were up in July 2019 compared to June.

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  8/10/2019 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Paul Solomons
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The recent slowdown in Canada’s hottest housing markets is turning a corner and a potential new price boom is threatening to frustrate would-be buyers’ hopes.

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  7/31/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Housing in Canada is in “well-balanced territory” after a government tightening of mortgage-lending rules intended to cool a market that had become overheated, ... More

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  7/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were little changed in June 2019 from the previous month.

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  7/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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The price of a Canadian home increased a modest 1.1 per cent in the second quarter of 2019, largely due to price appreciation in Ontario.

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  7/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Canadian housing starts trended higher in June, primarily due to higher trending row and apartment starts, in urban areas.

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  6/28/2019 | Posted in Rental Market by Paul Solomons
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The average monthly rental rate in Canada increased by four per cent in May following two months of declines, but demand for apartments is expected to remain strong according ... More

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  6/18/2019 | Posted in Home Buyers by Paul Solomons
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The incentive will allow eligible first-time homebuyers who have the minimum down payment for an insured mortgage with CMHC, Genworth or Canada Guaranty, to apply to finance a ... More

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  6/17/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales climbed further in May 2019.

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  6/13/2019 | Posted in Home Buyers by Paul Solomons
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Three quarters of homebuyers in three of Canada's largest housing markets are not willing to take financial risks when buying a home, ... More

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  6/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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The trend in housing starts was 201,983 units in May 2019, compared to 205,717 units in April 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

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  6/10/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Paul Solomons
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Last week’s market reports from real estate boards across Canada indicate there is recovery underway with even the tough market conditions in Vancouver suggesting a ... More

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