Richmond Hill Becomes Most Desirable Location in Canada in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / VV Nincic Move over Vancouver and Toronto! According to recent real estate market data provided by Royal LePage, home prices within the Greater Toronto Area has risen by more than a fifth over the past year, with Richmond Hill lead...
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State Intervention Will Impact Housing Market, Experts Warn in Market

Photo: Flickr / JoiseyshowaaThe Canadian real estate market has provided both insiders and outsiders a wild ride for the last few years. The market frenzy that spawned million-dollar shacks in Vancouver has now spread east, to places such as Toron...
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Heavy Market Activity Stokes Money Laundering Fears in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / 401(K) 2012A new report by German institutional watchdog Transparency International has suggested that Canada is in dire need of reform if it seeks to curb an increasing amount of money laundering that is being facilitated as a res...
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Experts Suggest Government Involvement in Property Market in Ottawa

Photo: Flickr / Shawn NystrandA new report recently released by Scotiabank has stressed the importance of government intervention based on worrying trends that are currently being experienced within the Canadian property market – with Toronto bein...
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Will Toronto Implement B.C.-Like Property Regulations? in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / The City of TorontoIn light of ever-increasing home prices, Toronto’s municipal government under the leadership of John Tory has announced that it is considering a number of options that it says are aimed to curb the growing amount...
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Investors Large Part of Toronto’s Real Estate Demand in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / Michael GilAccording to a study commissioned by Realosophy – a brokerage firm specializing in real estate market analysis as well as good old-fashioned real estate sales, the reasons behind ballooning prices in Toronto can be trace...
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B.C’s Foreign Buyer Tax Faces Legal Challenge in Vancouver

Photo: Flickr / Matt WadeA new class-action lawsuit that has been filed to the Supreme Court has alleged that the government’s foreign buyer tax is unconstitutional because it specifically discriminates against non-residents and Asian buyers in pa...
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Vancouver’s Property Market Showing Signs of Recovery in Vancouver

Photo: Flickr / Domo K.In the last few months of 2016, the provincial government of British Columbia instituted a foreign buyer tax as well as various measures in an effort to prevent real estate investors as well as property speculators from driv...
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New Properties Being Built at Breakneck Pace in New Construction

Photo: Flickr / Stephen RushAccording to a new report from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, there has been a strong increase in the property construction sectors, with much of the growth being provided by market opportunities in Ontari...
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Bank Warns of Economic Overreliance on Real Estate Market in Market Stats

Photo: Flickr / Chris BrownAccording to a report by the Bank of Montreal, there is a very serious trend that is affecting the Canadian economy. With properties all across the country breaking all possible pricing records, the industry is cashing i...
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