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22 April 2010
Consumer Confidence Bolsters Housing Market
Markets in some cities are overheated while others show modest growth TORONTO, April 8, 2010 - After a buoyant, if geographically uneven start to the year, Canada's housing market is poised to moderate as 2010 unfolds, according to the Royal LePage Read More...
21 January 2010
The Canadian Real Estate Market Enters 2010 With Considerable Momentum
TORONTO, January 7, 2010 – Canada’s residential real estate market is forecast to remain unusually strong through the first half of 2010 as economic conditions across the country improve and the stimulus impact of low interest rates continues Read More...
15 December 2009
Economic Instability Number One Fear for Canadian Home Buyers: Royal LePage
TORONTO, December 15, 2009 - As the Canadian real estate market continues to rebound from a steep decline a year ago brought on by the recession, home buyers remain nervous about the stability of the economy, according to a survey of 1,225 Royal LePage Read More...
17 November 2009
October Home Sales Highest in Six Years
Vancouver, BC - November 17, 2009. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) residential sales in the province climbed 115 per cent to 8,624 units in October compared to the same month last Read More...
15 October 2009
BC Housing Market Gains Momentum
Vancouver, BC - October 15, 2009. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) residential sales in the province climbed 68 per cent to 8,576 units in September compared to the same month last Read More...
08 October 2009
'Delayed Start’ in Canadian Real Estate Market and Undersupply Lead to Perceived Housing Boom
- Lag in seasonal sales cycle brought on by the recession, coupled with undersupply, creates illusion that market is booming - TORONTO, October 8, 2009 - Canada's housing market is on the road to recovery but is experiencing a pronounced undersupply Read More...
14 August 2009
BC Housing Market Exhibits Balanced Conditions
... Regional Differences Persist Vancouver, BC - August 14, 2009. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) residential sales in the province climbed 53 per cent to 10,051 units in July Read More...
14 August 2009
July Home Sales Set Record
Karim Bardeesy, with files from The Canadian Press Globe and Mail Update Last updated on Friday, Aug. 14, 2009 03:03PM EDT Canadians are still in the housing market as more homes were sold last month than any previous July on record. The Canadian Real Read More...
22 July 2009
MLS® home sales rebound in the second quarter
OTTAWA – July 14th, 2009 – National resale housing market activity bounced back strongly in the second quarter of 2009 above levels reported for the same period last year. Demand continues to rebound sharply in some of the most expensive markets Read More...
15 July 2009
New BC Survey Suggests Real Estate Purchase Confidence Improving
Vancouver, BC – July 15, 2009. A new survey of BC homeowners and renters on housing affordability and green housing issues suggests consumer confidence concerning real estate purchases may be improving.. Sponsored by the British Columbia Real Estate Read More...
13 July 2009
Home Sales Climb for Fifth Consecutive Month
Vancouver, BC - July 13, 2009. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) residential sales in the province rose 40 percent to 9,970 units in June 2009 compared to the same month last year. Read More...
18 June 2009
Canadians Still Aspire To Own Recreational Property
TORONTO, JUNE 18, 2009 - Despite the economic downturn, many Canadians are still dreaming of owning a recreational property, both as a long-term investment and to enjoy with family and friends. Canadians are willing to make sacrifices to own a cottage, Read More...
12 June 2009
BC Home Sales Continue to Climb
Vancouver, BC - June 11, 2009. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reported that Multiple Listing Service (MLS®) residential sales in the province rose 3 per cent to 8,270 units in May 2009 compared to the same month last year. It Read More...
14 May 2009
Home sales jump in April
Third straight monthly increase puts numbers up 32 per cent from January's decade-long low, but still far below last year HEATHER SCOFFIELD © The Globe and Mail Thursday, May 14, 2009 OTTAWA - Home sales soared in April for the third month in Read More...
08 May 2009
Canadian Housing Market Shows Some Spring In Its Step
Scotia Bank Real Estate Trends Adrienne Warren (416) 866-4315 adrienne_warren@scotiacapital.com May 5, 2009 - Canada's housing market is showing signs of emerging from its winter hibernation. The Canadian Real Estate Association reported a healthy Read More...
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