Ontario Real Estate Events – What’s Coming Up?

Ontario Real Estate Events – What’s Coming Up?

Until just a few months ago, many popular real estate events were hosted in-person by organizations like the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) and the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO). However, due to COVID-19, these activities have temporarily been impacted. As networking is at the core of the real…

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Creating Connections in a Socially Distanced World

Creating Connections in a Socially Distanced World

Is social distancing the new normal? As COVID-19 has come to Canada, we have seen physical distancing regulations put in place and gradually reduced. However, even as some restrictions ease, our usual methods of connecting may take longer to come back. Many real estate professionals relied on community networking to…

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Cottage Country Real Estate Trends

Cottage Country Real Estate Trends

Summer getaways are becoming much more in the wake of COVID-19. While some real estate business has taken a hit during the COVID-19 pandemic so far, one market is turning red-hot: cottage country real estate. Areas like Muskoka, Lake Huron, Haliburton, and more are seeing a surge in city-dwellers looking…

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Is Hyper-Local Specialization the Answer to Real Estate Recovery?

Is Hyper-Local Specialization the Answer to Real Estate Recovery?

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, certain parts of the economy are beginning to re-open. However, even with re-opening, true economic recovery could take more time, particularly if a predicted second wave of COVID-19 comes to pass. For real estate sales professionals, the question becomes how to navigate this uncertainty and…

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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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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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