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Canada's homes sales hit record with prices soaring at fastest pace since 2008

Existing home sales set an record in March across Canada with prices rising at a pace not see since before the 2008 recession hit, according to new data out Friday. 485 more words


Canadian home sales hit record in March but, for once, Vancouver, Toronto are lagging

OTTAWA — The Canadian Real Estate Association says March set a record for the number of homes sold across the country, although the Vancouver and Toronto markets saw declines from the previous month. 70 more words


Home sales set record in March despite decline in Toronto, Vancouver markets

TORONTO – A record number of homes across the country were sold in March, although the Vancouver and Toronto markets saw declines from the previous month, the Canadian Real Estate Association said Friday. 209 more words


Anti-money laundering watchdog boosts efforts to educate real estate agents

TORONTO — The federal agency tasked with curbing money laundering has been stepping up its efforts to educate real estate agents about their obligations to monitor and report suspicious transactions, documents show. 544 more words


Selling home privately can save thousands, but beware of pitfalls

Amid a real estate boom that is arming vendors with bargaining power, Margaret Blondin is selling her deceased parents’ riverfront condominium without the help of a real estate agent. 1,015 more words

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Regina real estate market shows signs of life in February

Like a grumpy old bear waking up early from hibernation, there are some early signs Regina’s sluggish real estate market may be sloughing off its torpor and getting back on its feet again. 513 more words

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Should you rent or buy? This real estate calculator will help you decide

To rent or buy?  That is a question Canadians across the country face as they weigh the pros and cons of making the leap into home ownership. 1,008 more words