Speculators May No Longer Be Able to Buy Agricultural Land in Investing

Photo: Flickr / Chetan JawaleIn the current market in British Columbia, virtually anyone has the ability to purchase large tracts of farmland, as long as they have the coin. However, that may soon change, if a recent proposal by the Green Part...
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Consumer Confidence in Real Estate Remains High in Market

Photo: Flickr / Hermann KaserAccording to a new survey released by the highly reputable polling firm Bloomberg Nanos, Canadians have strong confidence in their country’s housing market. One reason for current market confidence measures has been re...
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Property Sales Drop Across Canada in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / Michael GillAs home prices in Toronto and across the Greater Toronto Area continue to drop, the market has effectively done a complete shift when it comes to comparing what was occurring just a few months ago. As the numbers show,...
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Most of Gen Y Desire to be Homeowners in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / Noona11A new survey published by the real estate powerhouse Royal LePage has found the majority of the millennial generation in Canada (specifically, just over two-thirds of the survey respondents that identified as being betw...
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CMHC: Toronto Sales Downturn Won’t Last in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / sdharrisAccording to a new report released by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, the organization’s analysts have argued that Toronto’s current lower price trends will not be a long-term issue. This news comes just a few...
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Revamped Financial Regulations Affect National Market in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / Billy WilsonWhile they have been in effect for just a few months, a report released by the country’s federal minister of finance has shown that the newly implemented mortgage rules and other various regulations undertaken at bo...
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New Proposed Ethics Rules Mean Stronger Penalties in Market

Photo: Flickr / marycat879Like all professions, real estate agents and others within the housing industry have to adhere to a strict standard of conduct if they are to ensure that their business practices and tactics are ethical and legal. Ho...
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Montreal and Calgary Seeing Low Numbers of Foreign Buyers in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / Mike BeauregardGiven the stellar performance of the real estate trends in Toronto and Vancouver, industry experts have long mulled when foreign buyers and other property speculators would move on once local prices became too high t...
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Martimes’ Luxury Properties See Increased Interest in Cottage

Photo: Flickr / Mathias LiebingWith the brunt of media and state attention focusing on the housing markets in Toronto, Vancouver, and even in the Prairies, home buyers are beginning to flock to a relatively ignored region of the Canadian real estat...
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Toronto Condo Market Sees Strong Competition in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / Ken LaneFor buyers either looking to purchase or rent condominiums in the Toronto area in the hopes of buying cheaper property are in for a rude awakening. With Toronto’s condominium market counting for the vast majority of rental...
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