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 bein...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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