3/23/2023 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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  3/15/2023 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were up on a month-over-month basis in February 2023. ... More

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  3/9/2023 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Ron Hyde
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The central bank has left its policy rate untouched for the first time in over a year ... More

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  3/8/2023 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Ron Hyde
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Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has published its report and outlook on the country’s housing market and sees the market downturn headed towards its conclusion. ... More

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  3/7/2023 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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As home prices and interest rates remain elevated, a record number of non-homeowners think they’ll never afford a house, according to a new survey. ... More

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  2/10/2023 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Ron Hyde
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A new report says Canada's housing market will see new listings fall in the first quarter before rebounding later in the year and then, slowing to a more modest growth pace in ... More

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  2/8/2023 | Posted in Real Estate News by Ron Hyde
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A recent dip in GoC bond yields has provided some welcome relief – but more twists and turns could be ahead ... More

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  2/7/2023 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Investors made up between one-fifth and one-third of home purchases in 2020, according to new data from Statistics Canada. ... More

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  1/30/2023 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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But the Bank of Canada has a tricky balancing act that cannot decimate real estate. ... More

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  1/16/2023 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were up on a month-over-month basis in December 2022. ... More

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  1/14/2023 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Home prices in Canada likely won't drop much further due to the country's ongoing shortage of new homes, even as rising interest rates curb some demand in the market, the ... More

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  1/13/2023 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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National aggregate home price posts single-digit year-over-year decline in Q4 over 2021; double-digit growth compared to 2020 and 2019 ... More

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  1/4/2023 | Posted in Foreign Buyers by Ron Hyde
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Is federal policy the answer to the country's years-old housing affordability crisis? ... More

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  1/3/2023 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Ron Hyde
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Despite a strong start to the year, real estate in 2022 was largely defined by a lack of affordability, spurred by one of the most polarizing interest rate hike cycles in Bank of ... More

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  12/22/2022 | Posted in Foreign Buyers by Ron Hyde
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Starting in the new year, foreign commercial enterprises and people will be prohibited from purchasing residential properties in Canada for two years. ... More

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  12/20/2022 | Posted in Home Buyers by Ron Hyde
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High home prices and rising interest rates over the course of 2022 have made it significantly harder for buyers to qualify for the average mortgage. ... More

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  12/15/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were down on a month-over-month basis in November 2022. ... More

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  12/13/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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The decline in national home prices this year will not turn into a prolonged downfall like the one that happened in the early 1990s. ... More

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  12/7/2022 | Posted in Rental Market by Ron Hyde
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Royal Bank of Canada economists say the country has reached a record number of renters as the number of people renting has increased at three times the rate of homeowners in the ... More

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  11/16/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Sales data shows some positive signs and Scotiabank believes the market could be on course for better days ahead. ... More

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  11/15/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales edged a little higher in October 2022. ... More

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  11/1/2022 | Posted in Canada Living by Ron Hyde
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The federal government is planning a massive increase in the number of immigrants entering Canada, which will have a huge effect on the real estate market. ... More

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  10/20/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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In September, the seasonally adjusted composite index fell by 2.0%, matching the previous month’s record decline and representing a fifth consecutive monthly contraction. ... More

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  10/18/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in September rose to the highest level since November 2021. ... More

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  10/14/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were down in September 2022. ... More

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  10/14/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Ron Hyde
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Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. is predicting housing prices will continue to drop in 2023, but is warning the fall will do little for affordability. ... More

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  10/11/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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TD Economics has revised its housing forecast to account for even steeper price declines in early 2023 and then slower growth for the remainder of the year. ... More

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  10/7/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Ron Hyde
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While home prices across Canada are projected to fall further into the early part of next year, the housing market is in the midst of a correction rather than a crash, according ... More

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  10/4/2022 | Posted in Home Buyers by Ron Hyde
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With high inflation and rising interest rates, a new survey has found nearly one in five Canadians say they're putting off buying a home. ... More

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  9/30/2022 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Ron Hyde
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Canada’s national housing agency plans to revamp its forecasts to call for a drop of as much as 15% in home prices, as higher mortgage rates threaten to cause a protracted ... More

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