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Veteran estimates foreign investment as much as 70%, argues for regulation

One Toronto brokerage owner is calling for foreign buyer regulation, despite some blowback from his own brokers Read more

Winnipeg councillor pledges ‘all-out war’ on illegal rooming houses

Says local government needs to step up its campaign against unsafe rental rooms near the University of Manitoba Read more

Housing co-operative group commends 2017 budget

National housing co-ops signal readiness to work with federal government to alleviate affordability issues Read more

Condos are king in the GTA

Records continue to break in the nation’s hottest housing market Read more

Profile: Amina Mohamed of The MPC (Mortgage Processing Centre)

CREW’s in-depth interview with renowned mortgage broker and investment specialist Amina Mohamed Read more

DLC Edge Financial launches reverse mortgage guide

Guide aims to reduce consumer confusion when going through the process of getting a reverse mortgage Read more

Good news for investors

Investors and the housing industry in general, likely celebrated following the release of this year’s budget Read more

Alterna Bank presents Canada’s first fully digital mortgage platform

Canadians can now apply for dependable mortgage options anytime, anywhere Read more

Observers now more uncertain about the future of the Toronto housing segment

The Toronto residential real estate market is now “at a critical time”, according to a CMHC analyst Read more

Real estate vote happening today

A Bill that will allow real estate professionals to incorporate in Ontario will be debated and voted on today. And you can watch it live Read more

Ontario to set up new regulator for home builders after conflict of interest concerns under old regime

The province says the change aims to improve accountability, but the existing watchdog Tarion says more bureaucracy will hike homebuyers' costs furthe Read more

Housing affordability measures will be coming in Ontario’s spring budget: Charles Sousa

The Ontario finance minister confirmed on Monday that he plans to include housing affordability measures in his upcoming budget Read more

Giving them the boot: How to get rid of your millennial children in five easy steps

Toronto's housing crisis is being exacerbated by 20-somethings who either return home after school or never left in the first place Read more

Just the facts: Ottawa beefs up spending in federal budget for data collection on the housing market

Economists applaud budget funding to track foreign buyers in housing market because ‘you can’t manage what you can’t measure’ Read more

Government policies creating ‘unprecedented’ uncertainty in high-end real estate market: report

Toronto expected to keep leading in sales of homes worth over $1 million, but recent policy changes from federal, provincial and municipal governments Read more

Mortgage gap created by the posted rate leaves homebuyers with a decision to make

A new requirement that has disrupted the lending world is the stipulation that consumers now qualify based on the Bank of Canada posted rate for a fiv Read more

Toronto home prices may jump 25% in 2017 with cycle starting to mirror others that ended badly: TD Economics

Chief economist says evidence building that forces behind stratspheric increases are 'speculative' which increase the risk of rapidly unwinding price Read more

Ontario urges Ottawa to change tax rules in bid to curb house flipping in hot markets

Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa is urging Ottawa to address speculative investing in the country's housing markets by changing how such profits Read more

Purpose-built rental developments in GTA crucial to prevent ‘full-blown affordability crisis’: CIBC

The potential crisis is fuelled by a 17.3 per cent increase in the average home price in 2016, which was far and away the biggest uptick since the lat Read more

The average price of a home in Canada is now more than $500,000, thanks to two hot markets

Canadian realtors said today home sales jumped 5.2% in February to hit their highest level in a year. A year ago they were declining Read more