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Are carrying costs in Toronto condos too high to make high ROIs?

The cost of investing in Toronto is rising and some investors are beginning to look elsewhere, but are ROIs in Canada’s largest city really that pal Read more

First National's mortgage investment fund to end by December

The fund's favourable tax treatment will expire that same month Read more

Market showing signs of rebounding

October sales indicate the housing market is bouncing back, and the Greater Toronto and Vancouver areas are leading the way Read more

How to avoid renting to the tenant from hell

Nightmare tenants are afforded a lot of protection under Ontario law, even when they refuse to pay rent or move out, but, fortunately, steps can be ta Read more

Vancouver officials reject building application – a first since 2006

The denials sends a "negative chill" throughout the industry, says UDI president Read more

TREB sees drop in lease transactions

But GTA, Greater Golden Horseshoe areas remain very competitive Read more

Vancouver market could moderate by Q3 2018 – BCREA

Multiple projects are expected to reach completion by that time Read more

Transit projects are crucial to Toronto market’s future growth – report

Flow of real estate investment into Toronto might intensify with the advent of new road and transit links Read more

Is Steeltown a steal for investors?

With the cost of condos in Toronto surging, it’s only a matter of time before investors find the next hot market. And as it turns out, they might no Read more

Vacancy tax is pointless, say Vancouver sales agents

The vacancy tax amounts to little more than a formality for a problem that it won’t even come close to solving Read more

Home Capital’s shares fall as new mortgages drop 85%

Home Capital has been looking to restore soundness after allegations it was misleading shareholders prompted a run on deposits in April Read more

CMHC targets shadow lenders as more people take out ‘riskier’ uninsured mortgages

'We have a responsibility to isolate sound, solvent institutions from the contagion that can erupt when a lender fails' Read more

Cancellation of 10-storey Toronto condo tower throws buyers back into pricey market

Call for tighter regulations and more protections for buyers of pre-construction projects Read more

Vancouver warns owners of empty homes to fill out new declaration forms, or face stiff fines

Vancouver's empty home tax will be charged on any homes left empty or occupied for less than six months per year Read more

Home building ticks higher in Canada as more city high-rises break ground

Urban starts are up 2.5% boosted by a 12.5% rise in multi-unit homes Read more

Relief ahead for Vancouver’s tight housing market by late 2018, experts say

The British Columbia Real Estate Association says home builders are responding to a lack of available homes by dramatically increasing multi-family h Read more

Montreal homes are selling faster with sales and prices up 7%

Last month was the most active October in eight years Read more

Sharp rebound in Toronto home sales signals market may have hit bottom

Sales leap 12% from month before, an above-average increase that points to stronger autumn market conditions Read more

Foreign buyers appear to be inching back into Vancouver’s housing market

5% of deals involved foreign nationals, double the transactions seen in the spring Read more

Rise of real estate tycoons: Billionaires keep bubbling up in China’s soaring property market

The collective net worth of the country’s richest developers has rocketed upward since the start of the year, adding US$44.3 billion to the fortunes Read more