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Uber for real estate? feeDuck aims to save money on agent commission

Selling a house is a daunting task, but a new Canadian website aims to cut the costs and save time by offering a significant cut in realtor commission–connecting you with real estate agents who “bid down” for your business. 1,090 more words


Stephen Harper wants to add another 700,000 homeowners in Canada. Is that what we really need?

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservatives say they have primed the housing pump enough that Canada is now set for all-time home ownership record. 689 more words


National Home Sales Remain Steady In August of 2015

Home sales across Canada increased by only 0.3 per cent from July to August, but not actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was 4 per cent higher than August of last year. 207 more words

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The Canadian Real Estate Association Has Updated Their Forecast For 2015 and 2016

The Canadian Real Estate Association has announced that it has updated its national home sales activity forecast for the remainder of 2015 and into 2016. 144 more words

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Vancouver, Toronto home prices continue to show ‘bubble behaviour’

Rock-bottom interest rates combined with sustained exuberance among buyers and an assist from a steady flow of foreign cash, according to experts, propelled the Vancouver and Toronto housing markets to new heights in August. 433 more words


Quebec home sales — and prices — are on the rise, CREA says

Home sales in Quebec are set to rebound this year after a sluggish 2014, the Canadian Real Estate Association says.

In its quarterly forecast issued Tuesday, CREA says sales in Quebec should increase 4.6 per cent when compared with last year, while the national figure is expected to increase 3.3 per cent. 137 more words


Calgary real estate market goes opposite direction to national average

Calgary’s resale housing market is going in the opposite direction from what is happening nationally.

A report released Tuesday by the Canadian Real Estate Association showed MLS sales in the Calgary region fell by 28.1 per cent to 2,139 in August from the level a year ago while nationally sales were up by four per cent to 42,679… 457 more words