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Home prices in ‘drum-tight’ Toronto surge by most on record amid rising bubble fears

Toronto’s home prices capped a record quarter of gains in March amid concern the market is in a bubble.

Prices in the nation’s biggest city increased 6.2 per cent last month from February, according to a benchmark price index released Tuesday by the Canadian Real Estate Association. 263 more words

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Canadian home sales hit record high in March, with gains in over half of local markets

The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales last month hit a record high.

The association says home sales over its Multiple Listings Service system increased by 1.1 per cent in March to top the previous monthly record set in April 2016. 113 more words

Canada

FinTRAC cuts controversial ‘ethnic’ warning from real estate document

While I can understand the rationale for its removal (country of origin would be a better way to highlight the concern), we have to find a way that we can talk about particular practices or concerns related to country of origin and related risks in an evidence-based manner. 720 more words

Multiculturalism

Mortgage gap created by the posted rate leaves homebuyers with a decision to make

Call it the gap between what you have to pay and what you can afford to pay — it’s going to be considerable when you qualify for your next mortgage. 1,184 more words

Mortgages & Real Estate

The average price of a home in Canada is now more than $500,000, thanks to two hot markets

OTTAWA — The hot real estate market in Toronto and the surrounding areas helped push home sales up last month to their highest mark in nearly a year. 152 more words

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Toronto, Vancouver add nearly $150,000 to average Canadian house price

The hot real estate market in Toronto and the surrounding areas helped push home sales up last month to their highest mark in nearly a year. 174 more words

Canada

Saskatoon home price index down less than 1 per cent: CREA

Saskatoon’s residential real estate market is proving to be resilient despite the ongoing commodities downturn that caused Saskatchewan to shed 10,000 jobs last year, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. 281 more words

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