Experts Suggest Government Involvement in Property Market
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
Renters in Canada Struggle
According to a report that
was written by The Federation of Canadian Municipalities; it is clear that
renters in Canada are in a dire economic struggle and the government needs to
fix the situation as soon as possible. A study carried out poi...
Ottawa should reduce CMHC's mortgage insurance business: IMF
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised the Canadian government to look for ways to reduce Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. and eventually get it out of the business of insuring mortgages entirely.The IMF says in a report the government’s...
Despite sluggish condo sales, Ottawa real estate market rises
The Ottawa real estate market is off to a slow start in 2014. Ottawa condo sales are off to a sluggish start this year at the coldest winter in decades.Sales of resale properties in Ottawa rose 26 per cent in May month-over-month, prompting Ottawa Re...
Home sales remain flat in Ottawa in the second quarter
Better-than-expected housing inventory and selective buyers are leading to a slower second quarter home sales in the nation’s capital. The Royal LePage House Price Survey and Market Survey Forecast reflected a mixed bag for Ottawa, driven by lower sa...