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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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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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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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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Tapping into New Markets Intelligently

Tapping into New Markets Intelligently

Interested in working in new real estate markets? With a shifting housing landscape, new opportunities are emerging all the time. Whether you are considering: selling a new type of real estate — for instance, going from residential to commercial; selling a new dwelling type – such as single-family home to…

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This is How Much Canadian Condo Prices Differed Across Markets in 2018 Q4 [National Bank Housing Affordability Monitor]

This is How Much Canadian Condo Prices Differed Across Markets in 2018 Q4 [National Bank Housing Affordability Monitor]

In the final quarter of 2018, Canadian housing affordability worsened for a 14th consecutive quarter, found economic research from the National Bank Housing Affordability Monitor. Using data from the Teranet-National Bank House Price Index, National Bank Deputy Chief Economist Matthieu Arseneau and Economist Kyle Dahms released a quarterly report on…

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