Trump Name to Be Taken Off Toronto Tower

Photo: Flickr / Andrew SeamanSince the election of Donald J. Trump as America’s president, there has been a lot of pressure from those critical of his policies to separate his business image from his political persona. In many cases, this means re...
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Ontario Mulls Barring Real Estate Agents from Double Duty

Photo: Flickr / Thomas HawkUnder a new proposal, real estate agents in Ontario may no longer be able to represent both the buyer and seller in a real estate transaction. Known within the industry as “double ending” or “dual agency”, this practice...
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Toronto Home Sales Way Down

Photo: Flickr / VV NincicFor Toronto-based property owners who are looking to sell their homes, more bad news. According to a recent report released by the Toronto Real Estate Board, sales volume as well as average home price has continued to drop...
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Low Faith in Toronto’s Property Market

Photo: Flickr / VV NincicHigh prices in Toronto have steadily given way to dropping consumer confidence in the market, according to a survey conducted by Bloomberg and Nanos, who have teamed up to run a consumer confidence indicator for the Canadi...
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Ontario Implements Foreign Buyer Tax

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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First Toronto, Then the Maritimes?

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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Will Toronto Implement B.C.-Like Property Regulations?

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

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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BMO: Toronto is in a Near Housing Bubble

Photo: Flickr / Paul BicaA recently released report by the Bank of Montreal is painting a dire picture in regards to the state of the Toronto real estate market. According to the report, home prices in Toronto have been seeing levels of price infl...
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Is Toronto Too Desirable?

Photo: Flickr / Paul Bica Economists and other financial experts have long grappled with the issue on how to explain runaway home price trends. For a particular economic duo whose work stretches back to the 1980s, it has been suggested that the fi...
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