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22 June 2011
Canadian vs U.S. Real Estate Markets
Monday, 20 June 2011 - Editorial Team, PropertyWire.com When sizing up Canadian markets alongside their U.S. counterparts we often hear that what's happening south of the border is sure to make its way north. Given that approach, there has been a Read More...
20 June 2011
Carney Predicts Moderation for Housing Market
Vancouver, BC - June 15,2011 Having weathered the recent recession fairly with only a few bumps and bruises, but nothing long-lasting for the housing market, moderation is in the forecast, according to Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of Canada, Read More...
18 April 2011
National Home Sales Hold Steady in March
OTTAWA – April 15th, 2011 – According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national resale housing activity held steady in March 2011 compared to February. Seasonally adjusted national home sales activity Read More...
16 March 2011
Average February for Canadian home sales
Ottawa - March 15th, 2011 - According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national resale housing activity in February 2011 ran close to the five-year average for the month, continuing a theme that has characterized Read More...
01 February 2011
2010 Ends and 2011 Begins On Positive Note For Canadian Real Estate
Thanks to low interest rates, and the knowledge that they can't stay there forever, 2010 ended well for Canadian Real Estate, and more of the same is expected for 2011, according to the Royal LePage House Price Survey and Market Survey Forecast released Read More...
01 February 2011
Forecast For The Canadian Property Industry In 2011
PropertyWire,Ca's journalist, Heather Wright, has conducted exclusive interviews with Phil Soper, President of Royal LePage, Robert Hogue, Senior Economist with RBC and Jeffrey Schwartz, Executive Director of Consolidated Credit Counseling Services Read More...
23 November 2010
National Resale Housing Activity Improves in October
OTTAWA - November 15th, 2010 - National resale housing activity rose for the third consecutive month in October 2010, according to statistics released by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). Seasonally adjusted national home sales activity via Read More...
14 November 2010
Residential Property Prices Set To Fall in 2011
Thursday, 11 November 2010 13:10 All signs point downward, in terms of residential property prices for 2011, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. According to recent findings, prices are predicted to fall 1.3% in 2011 after a rise of 3.1% Read More...
10 September 2010
Fears of Canadian Housing Market Crash Overblown
September 3, 2010 Robert Hogue - Royal Bank of Canada Senior Economist Summary The sharp decline in housing resale activity since the beginning of the year has ignited fears that the Canadian market has started to crash. In large part, such concerns are Read More...
09 September 2010
Canada Housing Boom Ending With Whimper, Not Bang
Published September 02, 2010 | Reuters - by Ka Yan Ng TORONTO - Canada's rapidly cooling housing market is robbing the nation's economic recovery of one of its main drivers, but most industry watchers still think the once booming sector will avoid Read More...
16 July 2010
Real Estate Market To Cool Slightly
TORONTO, July 7, 2010 - Canada's residential real estate market will start to slow in the second half of 2010 after two quarters of strong price appreciation and sales activity, according to the Royal LePage House Price Survey and Market Survey Forecast Read More...
11 May 2010
Canada’s Real Estate Market Both Competitive and Secure
TORONTO, May 11, 2010 - REALTORS® polled in a recent cross-Canada survey indicated that the country's real estate market is both highly competitive and provides the necessary safeguards to protect consumers. Eighty-six per cent of real estate Read More...
24 March 2010
The Real Estate Market Becoming Balanced as Demand Meets Supply
OTTAWA - March 15, 2010 - With rising activity in Toronto offset by lower activity in Vancouver, the number of homes sold through the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) Systems of Canadian real estate Boards edged lower in February. In recent months, 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...
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...
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