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Falling home prices in the suburbs of Toronto offer a cautionary tale of what would happen in a larger collapse. Will it be different from past slumps? The post Real estate sales are cratering around the GTA. Is this a crash in the making? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
A measure designed to curb speculation in B.C.’s overheated housing market is having some unintended consequences for Albertan owners. The post Alberta and B.C.’s latest conflict: a new tax that hits vacation homes appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The decline is one of the largest in Canadian history and will have an impact on both prices and the broader economy The post Canadian real estate sales just fell the most since 2008. Here’s why. appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Hated by politicians, speculators and money-launderers, Andy Yan's data on Vancouver housing has earned him the right to say, 'I told you so' The post Andy Yan, the analyst who exposed Vancouver’s real estate disaster appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Get ready for a rate shock adjustment that is expected to accelerate in 2019 The post Everyone’s mortgage is about to get more expensive appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Jennifer Keesmaat: Mid-sized cities hold the key to economic growth and quality of life in Canada, and they've taken too long to realize it The post Toronto’s unaffordable. Why can’t Halifax or Saskatoon take advantage? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Most markets will simply flatline before rebalancing by the end of the year The post Canadian real estate market outlook 2018 appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Rates are rising with a flood of mortgage renewals coming up. Does that mean it's time to lock in? The post Higher rates could spell comeback for five-year mortgages appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Opinion: While Trudeau's housing strategy will benefit specific groups of people, it doesn't target broader affordability issues in Canada’s most expensive markets The post Markets, not national strategies, will make housing affordable appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Canadians have been using their homes as piggy banks. Has the reckoning begun? The post How Canadian homes became debt traps appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Opinion: When the U.S. housing market crashed many Americans simply abandoned their mortgages. Think that couldn't happen here? Guess again. The post Here’s how Canadians could walk away from their homes if house prices fall appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Tighter lending rules will send borrowers into the arms of 'alternative lenders,' posing a whole new set of hazards The post Has ‘fixing’ Canada’s mortgage market made it riskier? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Just over 50 per cent of millennials aged 30 owned their homes, the latest census shows, compared to 55 per cent of baby boomers at the same age The post Home ownership rates slide as more choose to rent, census shows appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Scenarios show that Canadians will be able to afford about 20% less house The post How the new mortgage rules will affect homebuyers in 2018 appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The post The man behind ‘The Big Short’ sees trouble in Canada appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Regulators have finally realized that Canada is addicted to debt, and are trying to limit the fallout. This is not a bad thing. The post The ballyhooed ‘war on homebuyers’ isn’t real appeared first on Macleans.ca.
By leveraging the land it sits on, a Calgary branch got a chic new hall with a trendy eatery and luxury condo tower on-site. Other cash-strapped legions may soon follow suit. The post Poppies? For legions, the big money’s in real estate appeared first on Macleans.ca.
When central bankers dropped interest rates during the financial crisis, finance ministers leaned too hard on household debt. That trend may finally be changing. The post After weathering the Great Recession, can Canada avoid a debt crisis? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Opinion: The lesson, one year into Vancouver’s foreign buyers tax, is that real-estate supply may actually be the city's biggest problem The post Why the foreign buyers tax isn’t making Vancouver more affordable appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The 0.3 per cent decrease the first year-over-year drop in price since 2013 The post Average Canadian house price falls in July appeared first on Macleans.ca.