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10/22/2018 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Marti Philp
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By 2023, the number of millionaires in Canada is expected to rise 54% to nearly 2 million people ... More

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10/21/2018 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Marti Philp
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A slowing economy and rising borrowing costs will probably push Canadian delinquency rates higher in coming months, according to the country’s largest credit reporting firm. ... More

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10/17/2018 | Posted in Toronto News by Marti Philp
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Toronto has seen a dramatic fall from the top in a global ranking of the best performing residential housing markets. ... More

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10/16/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Marti Philp
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In its latest market survey and forecast, Royal LePage reported a 0.4% year-over-year decrease in the sale price of a home in the Greater Toronto Area as of Q3 2018, slightly down ... More

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10/15/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Marti Philp
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Canadian home sales weakened by 0.4% in September compared to the previous month. ... More

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10/12/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Marti Philp
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The Ontario Real Estate Association is making more than three dozen recommendations to the provincial government on how it should update the rules governing realtors, including ... More

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10/11/2018 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Marti Philp
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Toronto condo rents jump 7.6% to $2,385 per month in third quarter. ... More

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10/9/2018 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Marti Philp
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The third quarter of 2018 was a good one for the commercial real estate sector in the GTA. ... More

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10/7/2018 | Posted in Anouncements by Marti Philp
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Hope Your Thanksgiving is filled with peace, love and great joy! ... More

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10/5/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Marti Philp
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A rise in interest rates (and more to come) is putting the squeeze on housing affordability. ... More

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10/5/2018 | Posted in Mortgage Interest Rates by Marti Philp
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Homeowners could be facing two interest rate rises in the coming months according to an updated forecast by CIBC. ... More

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10/4/2018 | Posted in Home Buyers by Marti Philp
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CMHC’s new guidelines that make it easier for self-employed borrowers to qualify for a mortgage came into effect on Oct 1. ... More

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10/4/2018 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Marti Philp
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Investment in commercial real estate remains strong across Canada as economic fundamentals continue to support the market. ... More

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10/3/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Marti Philp
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Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 6,455 sales through TREB's MLS® System in September 2018 – up 1.9 per cent compared to September 2017. The average ... More

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10/3/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Marti Philp
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Young adults in the Greater Toronto Area are greatly concerned about housing affordability but many believe that housing supply will be enough for new residents. ... More

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10/2/2018 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Marti Philp
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Canada’s economy faces a major risk through the next three years from how debt-laden consumers cope with higher interest rates, according to economists from three of the ... More

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10/2/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Marti Philp
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Ryerson City Building Institute report finds that low-rises and townhouses could help tamper the GTHA’s affordability crisis, using Mississauga as a case study. ... More

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10/2/2018 | Posted in Mortgage Interest Rates by Marti Philp
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The new North American trade deal struck on Sunday may open the door for the Bank of Canada to pick up the pace of interest rates hikes, according to economists at some of the ... More

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10/1/2018 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Marti Philp
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The Conservative Party of Canada plans to make the mortgage stress test a hot button issue in time for next year’s election, but explaining such a convoluted issue to ... More

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9/29/2018 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Marti Philp
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9 years salary to buy a house in Vancouver, more than 6 in Toronto. ... More

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9/28/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Marti Philp
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A new RBC report says Canada's housing affordability has reached its worst level in 28 years and is bound to deteriorate even further. ... More

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9/28/2018 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Marti Philp
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Sales for $1 million or more in the Toronto region bounced back after a slowdown earlier this year, climbing 19 per cent in July and August from the same period in 2017, ... More

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9/26/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Marti Philp
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The impact of the mortgage stress test is easing and the Greater Toronto Area’s housing market is showing growth – signalling the end of the market correction. GTA ... More

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9/24/2018 | Posted in Mortgage Interest Rates by Marti Philp
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The world's biggest central bank is expected to raise rates this week - and then keep raising them ... More

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9/21/2018 | Posted in Ontario News by Marti Philp
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The Ontario government says it’s expanding GO Transit service in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. This will bring immediate relief to the ... More

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9/21/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Marti Philp
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The Ontario Government is planning to repeal legislation that would require home sellers to obtain a home energy audit before the sale. ... More

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9/21/2018 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Marti Philp
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The company is planning more than $570 million in investment in Canada over the next three years. ... More

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9/20/2018 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Marti Philp
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Toronto Home Buyers - Are You Waiting For A House Price Crash? You’ll Be ‘Disappointed,' RBC Says ... More

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9/20/2018 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Marti Philp
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With new mortgage rules and higher interest rates putting the squeeze on Canadian homebuyers, some have found a new approach: Get the parents (or grandparents) to bankroll your ... More

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