9/17/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Canada’s population and employment growth, coupled with an expectation of enduring low interest rates, means home sales are forecast to improve over the next year or so. ... More

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  9/16/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were up in August 2019. ... More

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  9/10/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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The pace of new housing starts in August climbed 1.9 per cent compared with July as the housing market rebounded from its recent slowdown. ... More

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  8/16/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Canadian home sales gain as lower rates help offset stress test ... More

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  8/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were up in July 2019 compared to June. ... More

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  8/14/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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The trend in housing starts was 208,970 units in July 2019, compared to 205,765 units in June 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... More

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  8/9/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Homeownership rates are higher now than they were two decades ago according to a new analysis from Statistics Canada. ... More

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  7/31/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Housing in Canada is in “well-balanced territory” after a government tightening of mortgage-lending rules intended to cool a market that had become overheated, Royal ... More

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  7/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were little changed in June 2019 from the previous month. ... More

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  7/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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The price of a Canadian home increased a modest 1.1 per cent in the second quarter of 2019, largely due to price appreciation in Ontario. ... More

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  7/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Canadian housing starts trended higher in June, primarily due to higher trending row and apartment starts, in urban areas. ... More

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  6/28/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Affordability may be improving but home ownership in Toronto and Vancouver is still an “impossible obstacle” for most potential buyers, Royal Bank of Canada warns. ... More

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  6/24/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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The residential construction sector led the gains for overall Canadian construction investment in April, the latest month of figures released by Statistics Canada. ... More

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  6/17/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales climbed further in May 2019. ... More

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  6/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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The trend in housing starts was 201,983 units in May 2019, compared to 205,717 units in April 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). ... More

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  6/10/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Last week’s market reports from real estate boards across Canada indicate there is recovery underway with even the tough market conditions in Vancouver suggesting a ... More

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  5/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales climbed in April 2019. ... More

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  5/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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The head of the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) gave a candid assessment of the country’s housing market, saying the “party” of homeownership as a ... More

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  5/9/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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On the national level, the housing starts trend went up in April, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s latest report. ... More

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  5/2/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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For 1st time in 2.5 years, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation rates market as only moderately vulnerable ... More

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  4/30/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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For the foreseeable future, immigration will continue stoking the need for housing in Canada’s largest cities, according to RBC Economic Research. ... More

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  4/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales edged higher in March 2019 after having declined sharply the previous ... More

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  4/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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It was the sixth consecutive decrease for the Teranet-National Bank HPI ... More

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  4/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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While this season usually brings a wave of interested buyers, economists wonder if we’ll see a spring thaw in the market this year. ... More

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  3/25/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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New measures for first-time home buyers could keep Canada’s housing market at cooler levels until autumn, according to a report by Royal Bank of Canada. ... More

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  3/20/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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The construction of new homes in Canada will continue to decline for the next two years as the economy slows and higher interest rates weigh on consumers, according to a new ... More

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  3/19/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Budget offers an array of incentives aimed at first-time homebuyers, raises the limit on tax-free RRSP withdrawals. ... More

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  3/15/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales dropped sharply from January to February 2019. ... More

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  3/14/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Canadian home values fell last year for the first time in three decades amid falling prices in some of the country’s priciest markets, even as debt burdens increased. ... More

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  3/13/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Vanda Buttarazzi
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Canadian home prices fell in February for the fifth straight month as most major markets weakened, data showed on Wednesday. ... More

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