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Tory stress-test plan could lift home prices

Published: 2019-09-23T20:26:15Z 

Conservative leader Andrew Scheer's pledge to extend mortgage ... In flat or declining housing markets, which many Canadian cities have become ...

John Ivison: If you cherish a stable Canadian housing market , beware politicians shopping for votes

Published: 2019-09-23T19:12:49Z 

John Ivison: If you cherish a stable Canadian housing market, beware ... Andrew Scheer is the latest leader to pledge to make housing more ...

Explained: Scheer promises to launch national inquiry into money laundering

Published: 2019-09-23T18:22:30Z 

A party official told Global News that Scheer's plan is for a "broad public ... flooding illicit funds through Canadian real estate, corporations and trade, ...

Realtors give thumbs-up to Conservative plan to ease mortgage stress-tests

Published: 2019-09-23T17:15:00Z 

OTTAWA -- Canada's realtors welcomed news that the Conservatives want to ease a contentious mortgage stress test, despite a previous warning ...

Housing Affordability Is A Major Election Issue For Canadians

Published: 2019-09-23T17:15:00Z 

With the rising costs of basics such as food and gas, Canadians are reeling ... Since the CBC News-commissioned poll noted that housing was the ...

Realtors welcome Conservative plan to ease mortgage stress-test rules

Published: 2019-09-23T17:15:00Z 

OTTAWA — Canada's realtors welcomed news that the Conservatives want to ease a contentious mortgage stress test, despite a previous warning ...

Vancouver Real Estate Is Once Again The Fastest Cooling Market In Canada

Published: 2019-09-23T15:11:15Z 

Canadian real estate markets are seeing demand improvements, just not in British Columbia. Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) data shows ...

Andrew Scheer promises to review mortgage 'stress test', allow for longer mortgages

Published: 2019-09-23T14:48:45Z 

... of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) in January 2018, is a financial bar that any Canadian looking to take out a mortgage must pass.

Scheer promises plan for home ownership

Published: 2019-09-23T14:26:15Z 

A Conservative government would also make surplus federal real estate ... Statistics Canada reported in August that the median mortgage debt of ...

Meet your candidates: Kingston and the Islands

Published: 2019-09-23T14:15:00Z 

As a builder, Yakoviychuk says he's seen Canada's housing crisis first-hand ... them and make life more affordable," Yakoviychuk told Global News.

Commercial investment by foreign entities has noticeably slowed down

Published: 2019-09-23T10:52:30Z 

Foreign investment in Canadian commercial real estate has seen a sharp drop during the first half of 2019, according to data from Altus Group Ltd.

Soaring rents and house prices in Canadian cities make housing a key election issue

Published: 2019-09-23T08:00:22Z 

Cost of living is a big election issue according to a CBC News-commissioned poll, and housing is the biggest single expense for most Canadians.