11/1/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Many people have been scratching their heads lately trying to understand how it is that Canada’s average house price jumped more than 17 per cent during the worst ... More

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  10/29/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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After what RBC Senior Economist Robert Hogue calls a "spectacular rally," the market has fully recovered and then some. What comes next, however, is still shrouded in ... More

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  10/27/2020 | Posted in Real Estate News by Sarah Morrison
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Altus Group says the commercial-to-residential tax ratio threatens businesses in several markets

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  10/23/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Instead of downsizing, the majority of Canada's seniors are planning to live in their own homes for as long as possible

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  10/22/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Some economists polled by Finder expressed scepticism towards the Crown corporation's market outlook

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  10/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales set another record in September 2020.

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  10/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Sarah Morrison
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Canadian home prices will fall by 7% in early 2021 before steadily recovering through the rest of the year, according to a new forecast by Moody’s Analytics.

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  10/15/2020 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Sarah Morrison
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PwC's annual report dropped on October 15

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  10/14/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Sarah Morrison
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Despite second wave worries, the median price of a home in Canada forecast to finish year 7.0% higher than year-end 2019

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  9/22/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Sarah Morrison
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Shortages for lumber and other building materials are driving up construction costs this year.

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  9/16/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Sarah Morrison
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The next six months will be more difficult economically than the past quarter, but the Canadian housing market is expected to continue its V-shaped recovery.

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  9/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings continued to climb in August 2020.

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  8/31/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Sarah Morrison
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Canada's federal banking regulator is phasing out requirements around mortgage deferrals for homeowners hard-hit financially by the COVID-19 pandemic. As of July 30, there ... More

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  8/18/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Canadian immigration plummeted by almost two thirds in the second quarter as border restrictions remained in effect.

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  8/18/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Sarah Morrison
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"A home equity tax would be unfair and hurtful to Canadians during the best of times, but at this very moment – during a global pandemic – it is ... More

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  8/18/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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The rate of residential investment to Canadian GDP has also swelled dramatically

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  8/17/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings continued to rebound in July 2020, with new listings hitting ... More

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  8/16/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Sarah Morrison
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New data from Finder says 1 in 10 Canadians have had their living situations upended by the pandemic

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  8/11/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Sarah Morrison
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Canadians spent an estimated $80 billion on renovations in 2019, and plan to take a bit of breather this year because of COVID-19.

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  7/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) reveal national home sales and new listings continued to rebound in June 2020.

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  6/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings were up noticeably in May 2020 compared to April, though ... More

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  6/1/2020 | Posted in Canada Living by Sarah Morrison
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COVID-19 has "for all intents and purposes shut down immigration."

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  5/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings fell by more than half in April 2020 compared to March.

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  5/8/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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The housing market can expect some recovery towards the end of the year according to Altus Group.

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  5/2/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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A sharp rise in joblessness, combined with the bust-out of the short-term rental market, will send Canadian house prices down in the short term, some market experts are ... More

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  4/26/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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The national market can still provide some impetus for home price growth despite declining sales, according to Royal Bank of Canada Senior Economist Robert Hogue.

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  4/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Canadian home prices could fall a “relatively modest” five per cent by July as some owners are forced to sell in the face of the economic hardship brought on by ... More

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  4/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Rising unemployment and high debt is expected to boost mortgage loan delinquencies in Canada, though experts say it won’t play out like the U.S. subprime mortgage crisis ... More

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  4/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Sarah Morrison
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The Bank of Canada on Wednesday said the coronavirus outbreak was set to trigger the biggest ever near-term Canadian downturn but suspended its regular economic forecasts, ... More

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  4/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Sarah Morrison
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and listings were down sharply between February and March 2020.

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