RE/MAX Best Places to Live 2020: Canada Liveability Report

RE/MAX Best Places to Live 2020: Canada Liveability Report

How important is neighbourhood to real estate decisions? According to the RE/MAX Canada Best Places to Live 2020: Canada Liveability Report, it’s critical. A Leger survey, conducted on behalf of RE/MAX before COVID-19, found that 82% of Canadians say they would sacrifice at least one desirable attribute to live in…

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Housing Supply Focus

Housing Supply Focus

Housing supply has been a major challenge in Canada, ranking near hot-button issues such as affordability, the mortgage stress test, and more. In fact, many industry professionals say that some of these other issues stem from housing supply. For instance, in some areas of the country, limited housing supply could…

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One Very Powerful Real Estate Report

One Very Powerful Real Estate Report

Many different types of professionals use GeoWarehouse for many different reasons. Appraisers, developers, investors, real estate agents, and the like rely on GeoWarehouse for in-depth property data that helps source land, reveal crucial ownership information, spot red flags, and more. Even those in non-real-estate industries — such as law enforcement,…

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2020 – a Useful Review by PwC Canada

Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2020 – a Useful Review by PwC Canada

One month into 2020, the year is still young, but already changes might be coming to Canadian real estate trends. While some trends can be impossible to predict, others come with advance warning — such as PwC Canada’s Emerging Trends in Real Estate® report for 2020. Every year, PwC looks…

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Real Estate Industry Events 2020

Real Estate Industry Events 2020

Real estate industry events present many opportunities: networking, professional development, insightful speakers — not to mention they’re fun! Organizations such as the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA), Mortgage Professionals Canada, the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO), and more host in-person events as a way to foster connection, learning, and…

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Review of Spring/Summer Real Estate Market Activities

Review of Spring/Summer Real Estate Market Activities

The spring and summer real estate market in Canada is normally one of the strongest of the year — but how did 2019 fare? With fall officially here, we are looking at the real estate market trends and Canadian house prices that spring/summer 2019 brought. Bank of Canada Interest Rates…

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