Condo construction on the rise as detached homes remain unaffordable Image

Condo construction on the rise as detached homes remain unaffordable

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation released its housing starts results for November 2018, reporting the national housing starts trend increased last month. 

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Canadian housing market won’t crash like the U.S.

The Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada conducted a study to see if Canada’s housing market shared the same fate as the United States, with regards to the 2008-09 bubble and crash. 

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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. 

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4 innovative approaches to building more affordable housing

The Centre for Urban Research and Land Development published a blog post recently, listing a few creative ways to build affordable housing in markets that have become expensive. 

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Read this before moving to the suburbs to save money

A new report from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation finds that the savings from buying a lower priced house in the suburbs of Toronto may be offset by commuting costs. 

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Canadian housing starts drop for fourth consecutive month

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation released its housing starts results for October 2018, reporting a decline in the national trend.

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It’s time for families to embrace condo living Image

It’s time for families to embrace condo living

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation sees moderation in our future, but it means more buyers need to start embracing the possibility of high-rise living, or at least high-density.

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Canadian housing market to moderate in 2019 and 2020

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation released its 2018 Housing Market Outlook, and it looks like moderation is the name of the game for the next two years.

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Overvaluation eases, but Canada’s housing market still highly vulnerable Image

Overvaluation eases, but Canada’s housing market still highly vulnerable

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation released its quarterly Housing Market Assessment, reporting that on a national level, the country’s major housing markets are still highly vulnerable, though overvaluation is easing.

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Fewer millennials are buying homes in Canada

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation released the results of its annual Mortgage Consumer Survey, providing insights on the behaviour, attitudes, and expectations of Canadians who are acquiring, renewing, and refinancing a mortgage.

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