1/18/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Canada housing starts fall 22% in ... More

Canadian housing starts trend lower in December

  1/17/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Latest statistics released by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales remained historically high in December 2021, as the end-of-month supply of ... More

Canadian home buyers face record listings shortage to begin 2022

  1/14/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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The aggregate price of a home in Canada increased 17.1 per cent year-over-year to $779,000 in the fourth quarter of 2021 according to a new report. 

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Spring housing market poised for continued price growth following double-digit gains in fourth quarter

  1/13/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Investors accounted for nearly 20 per cent of home purchases dating back to 2014, a figure that has rapidly outpaced other types of buyers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Investors account for 19% of homebuyers: Bank of Canada

  1/13/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Speculative investing in residential real estate has become an important concern, prompting Canadians to overbid on properties

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CMHC to review down payments on investment properties as part of federal strategy to tackle housing risks

  1/13/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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A new report from Scotiabank has found that Ontario, Alberta and Manitoba are the provinces facing the biggest shortages of housing in Canada.

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Housing shortage worst in Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba: report

  1/1/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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The Omicron variant of COVID-19 will likely act as a stimulant to Canada’s residential real estate market in 2022.

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'COVID catalyst' to keep driving housing market: Soper

  12/16/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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The average price of a resale home in Canada is now at an all-time high

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Canadian home prices see record surge

  12/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales edged up slightly in November, holding onto all of the gains made in ... More

Canadian housing heating up again heading into 2022

  12/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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CMHC noted some significant results following a decline in starts in recent months

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Canadian housing starts rebound in November

  12/7/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Canada’s largest markets saw a surge in homebuying demand in November, driven in part by buyers trying to secure mortgages before next year’s expected interest rate ... More

Housing Demand Surges as Buyers Take Advantage of Low Rates While They Last

  12/5/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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The former CEO of the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation says the many factors contributing to Canada’s increasingly hot housing market, while notable, aren’t ... More

Canada not in midst of housing bubble: Former housing and mortgage head

  11/25/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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With real estate prices continuing to rise in Canada, having a financial leg up from the Bank of Mom and Dad is a significant advantage in today’s market.

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Rich Canadian parents are giving their kids $145k to buy homes

  11/25/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Canadian housing prices are set to surge again in the coming months as investors and first-time buyers scramble to buy before interest rates go up, ignoring a warning from the ... More

Up, up, up: Canada house prices poised to surge again despite central bank warning

  11/24/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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The Bank of Canada is warning a rush of investors into the country’s housing market this year has fueled prices and heightened the risk of a correction.

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Bank of Canada says investor rush into housing risks correction

  11/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales have already set a new annual record in 2021.

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2021 already a record year for Canadian home sales

  10/27/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Most markets in Canada have seen the rate of property price growth slow down month-over-month, inspiring hope that markets may soon return into more neutral territory

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Canadian Real Estate Markets See Price Growth Slowing

  10/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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A new survey shows that housing prices in Canada have jumped an astounding 21.4 per cent since this time last year.

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Canadian home prices have jumped 21.4 per cent since last year, survey finds

  10/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales edged up between August and September 2021.

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Canadian home prices continue to re-accelerate in September

  10/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Popularity of variable-rate mortgages expected to grow further, overturning a trend that has been in place for over a decade.

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Canada's housing market unlikely to cool as new home buyers opt for variable loans

  10/14/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Canadian home prices should rise another 5% before the end of 2021, says a new report from RE/MAX.

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Canadian home prices to grow 5% through 2021: RE/MAX

  9/28/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Canada’s housing agency said the country is now at high risk of a sharp correction in home valuations as the continued appreciation in prices becomes unmoored from ... More

Housing-Market Risk Jumps to High in Canadian Government Rating

  9/20/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Condos are least likely to be occupied by their owners, Statistics Canada says

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How do the provinces compare on non-resident ownership?

  9/20/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Canadian home prices rose in August from July, though the pace of price growth slowed for the third consecutive month, data showed on Thursday.

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Canadian home prices climb in August, but pace of gains slows- Teranet

  9/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were little changed between July and August 2021.

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Canadian housing markets currently cruising between pre- and peak pandemic levels

  9/8/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Every major party platform offers proposals for reining in what has become a nationwide affordability crisis.

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Here are 5 ways the feds could fix Canada's housing crisis

  9/1/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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The frenzied pace of sales is starting to slow across the country according to a report from RBC Economics.

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Canadian housing market faces lower risk of overheating: RBC

  8/20/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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As party leaders close out their first week of campaigning, it is no surprise that affordable housing has become a top issue in the 2021 federal election.

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Housing affordability shaping up to be a top issue in the 2021 federal election: Nanos

  8/16/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were down between June and July 2021.

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Canadian home sales continue to normalize in July

  7/29/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Anthony (Tony) Barone
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New report highlights how equity in owners’ primary residence has facilitated their investments.

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More than 10% of hot-market homeowners own more than one home
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