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Amid taxes, values of Metro Vancouver properties fall substantially

Published: 2019-05-23T05:54:22Z 

Fortunately, the latest Canadian Real Estate Association report showed that Toronto and Montreal helped make up for B.C.'s market weaknesses last ...

More Safe and Affordable Housing Coming to Brampton

Published: 2019-05-22T19:38:05Z 

As the need for safe and affordable housing increases in Canada, the ... 89 new units of affordable housing and one market, taking at least 45 families ...

Canada's housing market off-limits to first-timers

Published: 2019-05-22T18:43:06Z 

Canada's housing market off-limits to first-timers. New survey shows most first-time home buyers worried they won't make the down payment.

Debt levels hit record highs at end of last year: CMHC

Published: 2019-05-22T18:11:10Z 

Canadian household debt reached a record high at the end of last year even as mortgage activity slowed, the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.

New mortgage loans slowed in Canada but overall value is still rising, says CMHC

Published: 2019-05-22T16:50:44Z 

The number of mortgage loans in Canada grew at a slower pace in the ... partly reflecting lower housing market activity," said Geneviève Lapointe, ...

Canadians racking up debt even as mortgage activity slows, CMHC says

Published: 2019-05-22T15:45:00Z 

Canadians racking up debt even as mortgage activity slows, CMHC says ... Canadian household debt reached a record high at the end of last year even as ... remains high, and a gradual slowdown in the housing market is desirable.

IMF Warns Easing Canadian Real Estate Rules Like Stress Test Is "Ill Advised"

Published: 2019-05-22T15:35:00Z 

IMF Warns Easing Canadian Real Estate Rules Like Stress Test Is "Ill .... The price of a benchmark home in Canada's largest real estate markets, post ...

CMHC says Canadians ' debt levels hit record highs even while mortgage growth slowed

Published: 2019-05-22T15:33:45Z 

CMHC says Canadians' debt levels hit record highs even while mortgage growth ... The mortgage delinquency rate came in at 0.3 per cent, up 0.01 of a ... remains high, and a gradual slowdown in the housing market is desirable.

CIBC says drop in big-city mortgage markets has been larger and longer than expected

Published: 2019-05-22T15:10:35Z 

The drop-off in metropolitan mortgage markets has been "more pronounced and more prolonged" than anticipated, according to Canadian Imperial ...

CIBC says drop in big-city mortgage markets has been larger and longer than expected

Published: 2019-05-22T15:08:23Z 

A drop-off in metropolitan housing markets that has been "more pronounced ... However, the bank's Canadian real estate secured lending portfolio ...

Canadians debt levels hit record highs at end of last year, CMHC reports

Published: 2019-05-22T15:06:44Z 

The International Monetary Fund said Tuesday that Canada should ... debt remains high, and a gradual slowdown in the housing market is desirable.

CMHC says Canadians debt levels hit record highs at end of last year

Published: 2019-05-22T15:01:17Z 

IMF urges Canada to stay course on housing, speed up internal trade ... Canadian inflation rises in April; gas prices strengthen from carbon pricing.

CMHC says Canadians debt levels hit record highs at end of last year

Published: 2019-05-22T14:52:30Z 

TORONTO — Canadian household debt reached a record high at the end of last ... The mortgage delinquency rate came in at 0.3 per cent, up 0.01 of a ... remains high, and a gradual slowdown in the housing market is desirable.

Metro Vancouver properties lost $90B in value, analysis claims

Published: 2019-05-21T23:48:45Z 

Home sales in Canada are up, but not because of Vancouver ... A real estate sign is pictured in Vancouver, B.C., Tuesday, June, 12, 2018. ... the housing market in an attempt to somehow address the complex issue of affordability, ...

IMF urges Canada to stay course despite calls for easing mortgage stress test

Published: 2019-05-21T18:22:30Z 

"This would be ill-advised, as household debt remains high and a gradual slowdown in the housing market is desirable to reduce vulnerabilities.".