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Empty properties: Money laundering and housing affordability in GTA

Published: 2019-07-11T18:22:30Z 

According to a report by Transparency International Canada released in ... More money laundering means a domino effect for the prices for housing ...

Toronto Households Seeking Creditor Protection Rises Over 12%, Montreal Numbers Fall

Published: 2019-07-11T12:38:51Z 

Montreal's drop makes sense, just as its real estate market is picking up ... Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) data shows a large ...

How the US and China are suppressing Canada's economy (and why the central bank is so ...

Published: 2019-07-11T09:13:04Z 

A new housing forecast shows a geographic divide in Canada's real estate market, with home prices expected to decline across cities in Western ...

Canadian and US economies are converging but danger lurks: Don Pittis

Published: 2019-07-11T08:00:33Z 

Signs of a return to confidence in the Canadian housing market, including five-year mortgage rates returning to levels of five years ago, mean real ...

Apartment, row house building boom driving local home construction

Published: 2019-07-10T23:26:15Z 

News · Local News ... "Row and apartment starts pushed the housing starts trend higher in June. ... starts," said Andrew Scott, a senior analyst with the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation. ... In June the total number of housing starts in the London area was 442, of which 311 were multiples ...

Vancouver home to Canada's greenest office giants

Published: 2019-07-10T20:15:00Z 

Vancouver home to Canada's greenest office giants ... according to the latest Avison Young office market report, has not yet signed any pre-lease ... managing partner and head of Canadian real estate services for BentallGreenOak.

Mortgage stress test caused a third of BC residential sales slowdown: BCREA

Published: 2019-07-10T17:37:30Z 

The economists said that many markets across Canada saw a sales slowdown immediately following the January 2018 launch of the B20 mortgage ...

Bank of Canada keeps rate steady, but gives itself room to pivot

Published: 2019-07-10T14:05:56Z 

The news isn't all bad. The Bank of Canada dropped housing from its shortlist of significant threats to the outlook. Vancouver and Alberta continue to ...

Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 ¾ percent

Published: 2019-07-10T12:59:34Z 

Consumption is being supported by a healthy labour market. At the national level, the housing market is stabilizing, although there are still significant ...

Half of Indigenous children live in poverty, above national rate, study says

Published: 2019-07-09T04:10:53Z 

"Canada is not tracking First Nations poverty on-reserve so we did," Bellegarde ... executive director of the Canadian Housing and Renewal Association. ... It describes three specific news stories in the Times of India, India Today TV ...