25 Oct: Real Estate News

Canada’s Real Estate Market Experiencing The Boomerang Effect Real estate brokers are balancing sleepless nights with black tie launches as the bids keep rolling in. Canada’s real estate market has almost returned to its 2017 heyday as benchmark prices in Toronto jumped 5.2 per cent to $805,500 this September compared to the same time last year. That’s…

Real Estate News-Canada’s Real Estate Index: A Slow And Steady Climb

23 Oct: Real Estate News

Canada’s Real Estate Index: A Slow And Steady Climb Canada’s real estate market has been in recovery for a while now. With the exception of Western Canada, growth has been steady, the climb has been slow-moving – which is not a bad thing. This week the Teranet – National Bank of Canada House Price Index showed that real estate prices have…


21 Oct: Real Estate News

Toronto real estate industry must adapt to survive – PwC Amid a robust and ever-changing market, Toronto’s real estate sector must learn to quickly adapt to the multiple factors influencing tenant expectations, PwC stated earlier this month. In particular, the industry should explore the multiple possibilities in construction, especially in the realms of co-working space…

House GTA

02 Oct: Real Estate News

Toronto is now the world’s second most overvalued property market: UB Toronto has emerged as the world’s second most overvalued housing market on the back of low rates and supply shortages, according to UBS AG’s annual global real estate bubble index. Vancouver was sixth in the Swiss bank’s 2019 index that is led by Munich,…

Royal York Property Management

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…


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…


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,…


19 Aug: Real Estate News

Amid strong rentals, Toronto real estate investment holding strong Strong immigration and employment growth is pushing Toronto’s investment rental property to the forefront, according to Marcus & Millichap’s Q3 2019 Multifamily Market Report covering the GTA. In the first half of 2019 alone, the region saw the addition of 81,600 new jobs to its economy….