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Revised CREA Resale Housing Forecast


The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has revised its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®)  Systems of Canadian real estate Boards and Associations for 2011 and 2012. Sales activity and home prices remained strong in the … Continue reading

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Strong Economy Sees Numbers Boosted


Reprinted from the Toronto Sun. August 26, 2011 — As one of the world’s most diverse cities, Toronto welcomes nearly 100,000 newcomers to Canada each year. These people have chosen Toronto to begin building a better life. A report released recently by … Continue reading

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Canadian Housing Market to Remain Steady in 2011


This article is taken directly from the CMHC website: OTTAWA, August 24, 2011 — Housing starts are forecast to remain steady in 2011 and 2012, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s (CMHC) third quarter Housing Market Outlook, Canada Edition.1 “Housing starts have been … Continue reading

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Are you ready for your new home?


Buying your first or even second home is both very exciting yet can be very intimidating. The Canadian mortgage market seems to change on a monthly basis with insurance rules changing, interest rates moving in different directions and more options … Continue reading

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Opportunity Knocks


When opportunity knocks…answer the door! We are definitely living in interesting times. No time in recent history has a negative U.S market created such a great opportunity for Canadians to be buying a home or refinancing an existing home or … Continue reading

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Housing Starts Up According to CMHC


According to a new report released by the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation, housing starts were up in March 2011 over February 2011 by about 5,100 units. The actual figures were 188,800 and 183,700 respectively. Signs show balance coming back … Continue reading

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What is CREA?


The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is one of Canada’s largest single-industry trade associations, representing more than 96,000 real estate Brokers/agents and salespeople working through more than 100 real estate Boards and Associations. Registrants in any province who become members … Continue reading

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Investor’s Don’t Short Sell!!!!!!


I recently had a conversation with a great friend and top Re/Max Realtor in Toronto Ashley Fray. We were catching up and discussing current market trends and how the new mortgage rules have affected things. It appears, they have had … Continue reading

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13 Marshall Street: Student Housing for Sale in Waterloo


Real estate investing can be a very rewarding and profitable. Having property in your investment portfolio is a must for anyone looking to build wealth and most of all get cash flow. Like stocks investing in real estate is deciding … Continue reading

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Market Wharf Toronto by Context


“Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice” is what condominium developer Context says about its new development Market Wharf across the street from St. Lawrence Market in Toronto. Market Wharf  will be a mixed height condo development around Front Street and … Continue reading

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