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Chasing the Canadian dream: The real force driving the housing boom in our big cities

The mayor of Caledon, a town of about 60,000 northwest of Toronto, says government can try all it wants, but the dream of owning a home will persevere. 1,584 more words


The New Danger to Toronto's Rental Pool

There should be no surprise to anyone that we are seeing significant competition for rental suites in the city. Last week an agent in my office scoured MLS to find 21 condos that met the size, location and price for his client. 604 more words


Tired of Toronto? Why not move to the St. Catharines-Niagara region

It took Russell Phipps just one day to sell his three-bedroom, 1,800-sq.-ft. house in Ajax, Ont., after a fierce bidding war. With an early closing and no place yet to live, the Toronto native moved into a friend’s 550-sq.-ft. 1,295 more words


Toronto faces ‘serious’ housing crunch as prices soar 22% and supply drops by half

There are not enough houses to go around in Canada’s largest city, the latest statistics from the Toronto Real Estate Board seem to indicate.

The new year kicked off with as much demand as 2016 as 5,188 transactions were reported through the Multiple Listing Service in January, according to a report out Friday. 326 more words


Toronto housing sales up 12 per cent year-over-year in January

TORONTO – The Toronto Real Estate Board says red-hot property sales in Canada’s largest city picked up in January where 2016 left off, with transactions up 11.8 per cent year-over-year despite a double-digit drop in new listings. 387 more words


Toronto Real Estate Board sees another year of double-digit price increases

TORONTO – The Toronto Real Estate Board is expecting another year of double-digit price increases and a similar number of property sales compared with 2016. 203 more words


Foreign buyer tax in GTA would be ‘misguided’, Toronto realtors study shows

Toronto realtors don’t want a foreign buyers tax and Tuesday morning they released a report they maintain shows overseas buyers have had little impact on the market. 567 more words