Follow these important steps to go from renting to owning Image

Follow these important steps to go from renting to owning

Now that rent control no longer applies to newly built or converted rental units, you have even more reason to start saving up to buy your first home. 

Read More
Ontario vacancy rate remains near historical lows Image

Ontario vacancy rate remains near historical lows

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation released its latest Rental Market Survey, reporting a drop in the overall vacancy rate. 

Read More
Will scrapping rent control actually create more supply? Image

Will scrapping rent control actually create more supply?

Newinhomes.com doesn’t really focus on rental developments, but I believe rental, resale, and new home markets influence and impact one another, so I feel it necessary to take some time to share my thoughts on the scrapping of rent control.

Read More
Increase in listings fails to ease soaring rents Image

Increase in listings fails to ease soaring rents

It continues to get more difficult for people and families looking to rent a condo apartment in the Greater Toronto Area. The Toronto Real Estate Board’s quarterly rental market report shows a significant increase in monthly rent.

Read More
New net-zero shipping container project proposed to address growing need for affordable housing Image

New net-zero shipping container project proposed to address growing need for affordable housing

Alberta will soon be home to a new shipping container community, designed to address the need for more affordable housing in rural communities. There are plans in place to roll out these shipping container communities in other areas across the country.

Read More
Don’t pay another cent in rent to your landlord before you read this FREE special report Image

Don’t pay another cent in rent to your landlord before you read this FREE special report

If you’re like most renters, you feel trapped within the walls of a house or apartment that doesn’t feel like yours. How could it when you’re not even permitted to bang in a nail or two without a hassle.

Read More
Condo completions to have a ‘calming effect on rent increases next year’ Image

Condo completions to have a ‘calming effect on rent increases next year’

Urbanation, the leading source for condo and rental market intelligence in the Greater Toronto Area, released its third quarter 2018 rental market results, reporting a dire need for more supply.

Read More
Post-secondary students come up with innovative solutions to create affordable housing Image

Post-secondary students come up with innovative solutions to create affordable housing

The CMHC announced the winners of the Innovation Fund Student Challenge, an initiative encouraging post-secondary students to come up with out-of-the-box solutions to address affordable housing issues in the rental market.

Read More
Renting a one-bedroom condo in the GTA will cost you nearly $2,000 a month Image

Renting a one-bedroom condo in the GTA will cost you nearly $2,000 a month

Leading Greater Toronto Area condo market consulting firm, Urbanation, recently released its condo rental figures for the second quarter of 2018.

Read More
Laneway suites are now allowed in Toronto! Image

Laneway suites are now allowed in Toronto!

Toronto city council just approved bylaw amendments permitting the construction of laneway suites! The 30-5 vote ends a long-standing push for laneway suites as a way to address the shortage in the rental market and ease homeownership costs.

Read More

Follow NewInHomes.com