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
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...
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...
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
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...
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
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
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
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
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