Tag: Toronto

BMO

BMO predicts increased rates for mortgages

By: The Super Broker

In a recent report, BMO Economics predicted the Bank of Canada will raise their interest rates for home loans as the economy continues to become stronger.

Housing prices

Real estate demand pushing Toronto home values north

By: The Super Broker

According to a recent column in the National Post, the average value of homes in Toronto have increased dramatically, the result of greater demand.

Poverty

Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver Top Out National Poverty Rates: Statscan

By: Elias Kellendonk

New national data garnered by Statistics Canada has revealed that poverty rates in the major urban areas of Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal are well above national averages. The agency used income reports taken from 2009 to acquire its prospective. More positively, data also seems to indicate that mid-sized cities are improving their poverty statistics despite …

Toronto Real Estate Board

New website policy allows for personalized Realtor websites

By: The Super Broker

Recently, the Toronto Real Estate Board established a new policy that allows Realtors to create their own personalized listings on websites for potential homebuyers to browse in their own residences.

Housing Sales

Canadian home sales stabilize in May

By: The Super Broker

According to a recent report released by The Canadian Real Estate Association, the values of homes throughout Canada stabilized from April to May.

Re Max Balloon

Increased global wealth leading to increased demand for luxury homes

By: The Super Broker

A recent RE/MAX report relayed that as the global wealth increases, so has the demand for luxury homes in Canada.

Downtown Calgary

March home prices at standstill in metropolitan areas

By: The Super Broker

According to the most recent New Housing Price Index, home prices for Canada’s major metropolitan areas remained stagnant in March after experiencing a slight increase in February.

Canadian Economy

Economic growth to jump in Western cities

By: The Super Broker

A report from the Conference Board of Canada finds that economic growth in the coming years may be strongest in cities in Saskatchewan and Alberta.

Building Permit

Building permits reach new highs

By: The Super Broker

Statistics Canada says the value of building permits issued in March reached new recent highs, as construction has picked up significantly in many parts of the country, particularly Ontario.

Toronto home sales drop to normal levels

By: The Super Broker

Home sales in the Greater Toronto area in the month of April were well below sales from last year, but analysts said the numbers were still strong.

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