2/24/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Canada's top central banker said Tuesday that the economy would continue to need monetary stimulus, likely until 2023, even though there are already signs it could be ... More

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  2/16/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales set another all-time record in January 2021. ... More

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  2/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Starts rebounded strongly from declines in December, says CMHC's chief economist. The trend in housing starts was 244,963 units in January 2021, up from 238,747 units in ... More

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  2/14/2021 | Posted in Home Buyers by Bashar Mahfooth
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The share of renters who are planning to buy has quadrupled, and what they want to buy is changing. ... More

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  2/2/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Despite quickly rising home prices and the uncertainty unleashed by the COVID-19 pandemic, a majority (80%) of Canadians still believe home ownership is a good investment. ... More

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  1/27/2021 | Posted in Canada Living by Bashar Mahfooth
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There are also 10 cities that have been deemed the most affordable. ... More

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  1/15/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales set another all-time record in December 2020. ... More

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  1/14/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Bashar Mahfooth
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Canada’s housing market may be heading for a soft landing at the end of the year after what could be a record-breaking 2021, a new report by RBC Economics said. ... More

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  1/13/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Plus, seven trends that could impact the real estate market ... More

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  1/5/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Canadians are feeling more confident about the continued rise in home prices now than at any point in the previous three years, a trend Bloomberg and Nanos Research called a ... More

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  1/2/2021 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Amid an unpredictable pandemic, forecasts for the housing market are pretty much all over the map. ... More

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  12/30/2020 | Posted in First Time Home Buyers by Bashar Mahfooth
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With mortgage rates at historic lows and price growth tapering in certain markets, the COVID-19 pandemic has presented both opportunities and challenges for first-time homebuyers. ... More

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  12/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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The upward trend in Canadian housing starts continued in November, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. ... More

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  12/16/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales continued running at historically strong levels in November 2020. ... More

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  12/14/2020 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Bashar Mahfooth
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2021 Predictions: Aggregate price of a home in the Greater Toronto Area forecast to rise 5.75% according to a recent report by Royal LePage. ... More

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  12/11/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Townhouse activity has been especially rabid in Canada's largest markets. ... More

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  12/10/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Bashar Mahfooth
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The bank is expecting home prices to fall by 8% and remain muted until well into 2023. ... More

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  11/19/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Accelerated building in two major cities is largely responsible for the rebound in construction ... More

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  11/18/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Benchmark prices rose 1 per cent from a month earlier, bringing the gain since April to 7 per cent ... More

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  11/16/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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National home sales continued running at historically strong levels in October 2020 ... More

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  11/1/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Many people have been scratching their heads lately trying to understand how it is that Canada’s average house price jumped more than 17 per cent during the worst economic ... More

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  10/29/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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After what RBC Senior Economist Robert Hogue calls a "spectacular rally," the market has fully recovered and then some. What comes next, however, is still shrouded in ... More

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  10/23/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Instead of downsizing, the majority of Canada's seniors are planning to live in their own homes for as long as possible ... More

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  10/22/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Some economists polled by Finder expressed scepticism towards the Crown corporation's market outlook ... More

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  10/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales set another record in September 2020. ... More

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  10/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Bashar Mahfooth
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Canadian home prices will fall by 7% in early 2021 before steadily recovering through the rest of the year, according to a new forecast by Moody’s Analytics. ... More

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  10/15/2020 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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PwC's annual report dropped on October 15 ... More

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  10/3/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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The strength of the Canadian real estate market has proven itself time and again during the pandemic ... More

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  9/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Bashar Mahfooth
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The latest analysis from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) indicates that weakening housing market fundamentals and an increase in average overvaluation estimates in ... More

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  9/16/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Bashar Mahfooth
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The next six months will be more difficult economically than the past quarter, but the Canadian housing market is expected to continue its V-shaped recovery. ... More

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