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2016 Housing Market Outlook

High demand and low supply continued to characterize Vancouver’s and Toronto’s housing markets throughout 2015 as competition from buyers over the limited inventory of single-family homes pushed prices higher. Click here to read the full report Continue reading

Market Year in Review & Outlook Report

Greater Toronto Area (GTA) Households continue to see home ownership as an affordable, quality, long-term investment as evidence by the record home sales reported through TREB's MLS System in 2015. Click here to read the report Continue reading

CMHC releases report on health of various housing markets

Four major metropolitan areas show strong evidence of problematic housing market conditions, according to a report from the Crown Corporation. CMHC’s Housing Market Assessment (HMA), released Thursday afternoon, points to "strong evidence" of problematic conditions in Toronto, Winnipeg, Saskatoon, and Regina. Continue reading Continue reading

Land transfer tax updated

Its bad news for clients in Ontario – and one that could have a lasting effect on broker business – still the industry is bracing for an influx in business prior to a new tax being enacted. The Liberal government is planning to permit all municipalities in Ontario to double the [...] Continue reading

Fit to buy

RE/MAX has created a program to assist you through the home buying process. Fit To Buy is a comprehensive guide to buying property. Continue reading