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Property developers step up residential construction as housing market emerges from deep freeze

09 Oct: Real Estate News

Property developers step up residential construction as housing market emerges from deep freeze Ontario — which needs ‘every last unit at this point’ — and B.C. lead the boom fuelled by population inflows and resilient economies Canada’s housing industry is booming with construction permits surging as developers respond to strong demand, according to new data…

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16 Sep: Real Estate News

Is Real Estate in Toronto a Good Investment? Toronto has seen crazy high housing prices over the past few years. Everyone has said, “what goes up must come down,” with many experts awaiting the moment the bubble bursts. This is a skeptical view taken by those unwilling to take risks. However, for those real estate…

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13 Sep: Real Estate News

Vacant west-end Toronto condo snapped up in hot market The action Just north of the Kipling GO and TTC stations, a roughly ten-year-old high-rise complex offered a pair of suites in the low $600,000s in mid-July, but because this two-bedroom corner unit was untenanted, it was much easier to schedule visits for prospective buyers. “If…

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11 Sep: Real Estate News

The right way to buy a home for your adult kids When Ashton Paul was looking for a larger home to settle down, he turned to his parents for help. Mr. Paul, 35, had already proven he could handle the expenses that come with home ownership. In 2009, he gave his parents $70,000 toward a…

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09 Sep: Real Estate News

Toronto’s Bloor-Yorkville Canada’s priciest retail corridor Toronto’s Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood is home to the fifth-most expensive retail corridor in North America and a number of factors have lined up to keep it that way, according to a new JLL report. “Bloor-Yorkville is representative of what is happening in the Toronto urban market and high-street retail,” Tim Sanderson,…

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05 Sep: Real Estate News

GTA seniors delaying downsizing, putting housing squeeze on younger people: study A growing trend among Toronto-area seniors to delay downsizing efforts and remain in their homes for longer could indicate future housing pressures for younger generations, a new report said Thursday. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation analyzed 10 years worth of housing data among residents…

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03 Sep: Real Estate News

Elevated immigration fuels GTA rental market Apartment investment insights from Marcus & Millichap A strong GTA rental market fuelled by favourable demographics lifted transaction velocity 8 per cent over the four quar­ters ending at mid-year 2019, according to a new report from Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services. Citing widespread buyer activity and elevated interest…

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30 Aug: Real Estate News

Allowing property owners to use secondary suites as short-term rentals bad for Toronto’s rental market, expert says Allowing property owners to use secondary suites as short-term rentals would encourage more landlords to convert their units to Airbnb-style rentals, rather than providing homes to long-term tenants. And that would exacerbate an already tight rental market and high rents,…

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29 Aug: Real Estate News

This Week’s Top Stories: Toronto And Vancouver Real Estate Sales Soar, And Borrowing Rates Are On The Decline Canadian Real Estate CMHC: Toronto Real Estate “Highly” Vulnerable, Vancouver StabilizingWarning signs exist for Canada’s real estate markets, but things are improving. The CMHC sees “moderate” vulnerabilities across Canada. Toronto held its rating of “high” vulnerability, due…

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27 Aug: Real Estate News

Why house prices are unlikely to rise any time soon Two years ago, the Canadian housing market experienced one of its hottest springs ever, with prices in cities like Toronto and Vancouver rising at an alarming rate. But since then, real estate has lost its sizzle, thanks to the implementation of foreign buyer taxes, higher…