Majority of Canadians Support Foreign Buyer Tax in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / 401(K) 2012According to a new poll conducted by Zoocasa, a majority Canadians across the country support the adoption of a new foreign buyer tax at a national level. Such information comes at a time where more and more cities are s...
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Victoria Overtakes Vancouver in B.C. Real Estate in Vancouver

Photo: Flickr / Tjflex2For the past several years, Vancouver has been the most highly performing city in Canada when it came to not only real estate sales volume, but also actual home prices. However, this trend has been changing ever since the ad...
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Should Homes Be Bought Through Auctions? in Home Selling

Photo: Flickr / bloomsberriesAccording to an Australian investor who has made his fortune through the real estate market in Australia, perhaps an alternative to the common sight of multiple blind offers can be reformed by opening up home sales thr...
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Ontario Implements Foreign Buyer Tax in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / GotCreditFollowing long deliberations over what to do in regards to the real estate market in the Greater Toronto Area – where prices have increased by more than 30 percent on an annual basis in areas such as Richmond Hill – the On...
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London, Ontario New Hotbed of Real Estate Activity in Market

Photo: Flickr / haljackeyAccording to local real estate agents operating in London, Ontario, more than seven out of every ten homes up for sale in the city is facing bids with multiple offers. Such activity showcases what appears to be a consisten...
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New National Home Construction Hits Peak in New Construction

Photo: Flickr / ezhikoffAccording to a new report released by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, there has been a significant increase in regards to the number of new homes that are beginning to start construction by real estate developm...
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First Toronto, Then the Maritimes? in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / Dennis Jarvis As any economics expert will tell you, a well-performing real estate market in virtually any place is a good thing when it comes to fostering economic growth. At the same time, however, what many experts are reluctant...
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A Look at Canada’s Best and Worst Housing Markets in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / Ontheway Advice According to new data released by the Canadian Real Estate Association, the average price of a home in Canada has reached nearly $550,000. The majority of this rise can be attributed to strong market performance pro...
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Rent Costs in Toronto Skyrocket, Rise Elsewhere in Renting

Photo: Flickr / Greg Knapp For many prospective buyers looking to obtain property in the highly coveted business city of Toronto, real estate trends have effectively priced many of them out from outright buying a potential home. And unfortunately,...
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Vancouver’s Real Estate Activity on the Rise Again in Vancouver

Photo: Flickr / Bernard Spragg Have the provincial government’s efforts at tackling out of control home prices and affordability issues reached their crescendo already? According to a poll conducted by real estate powerhouse Royal LePage, sales ac...
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