US & Canada

US & Canada

  The year about to end soon has been a year of high highs and low lows for the Canadian housing market. It started with parts of the market reporting year-over-year price gains of more than 30...
  According to Zillow’s November housing market report, median rent across the United States increased by 2.4% in the 12 months to November 2017 to $1,435 per month, accelerating again after a...
  Latest figures from the real estate firm Zillow show the cumulative value of the US housing market growing at its fastest annual pace for four years at 6.5%. The total value of all homes in the...
  According to a study by the real estate firm Zillow, Silicon Valley’s San Jose in California looks poised to emerge as city showing the top housing market growth in the United States in 2018....
  Recently, the global real estate firm Engel & Völkers published a report outlining the most promising luxury property trends in the four major Canadian cities of Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal,...
  The game of cricket has unusual ways – yes some forms are played over five days and yes some games end in draws with no winner or loser – did I just hear a purist say ‘a draw is a...
  The residential real estate market of Canada witnessed a strong but waning year-over-year price growth in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to a report by Royal LePage. Based on data from...
  According to the Canadian Real Estate Association’s monthly report, home sales across Canada increased by 4.5% in December as compared to the sales figures in the previous month. And, the...
  Availability of quality employment opportunities and the affordability of housing are two of the most important factors that attract Canadian millennials to certain metropolitan markets, as...
  The 14th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey covering 293 metropolitan housing markets of nine countries - Australia, Canada, China, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand,...
  The housing market in the Greater Toronto Area is slowing down, and prices are on a downward trajectory from the peak attained in last April. While a crash is still unlikely, the recent news is...
  The most recent data release by the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton show that the market was witness to a generous surge in sales volume last month, with total residential unit sales (across...
  According to sales data recently released by Toronto Real Estate Board, home sales in the Canada’s biggest city fell drastically in the first month of 2018, with tougher mortgage...
  As per a report by the real estate company Royal LePage, Canada’s residential real estate market was witness to strong, but slowing year-over-year price growth in the fourth quarter of...
  All is not lost for the would-be homebuyers in Canada who are harboring hopes of buying a home in one of Canada's pricey cities. For the first time in nearly three years, housing...
  The Canadian commercial real estate market set another record for investments in 2017, and as per the latest report from CBRE Ltd, Canada was one of only four countries in the world to do so....
  As reported by the Toronto Real Estate Board on Tuesday, the sales figures of homes sold in the Toronto-area in the last month fell by nearly 35 per cent and the average selling price dropped...
  Sam Beckford, founder of Successful Property Strategies, an author and owner of three commercial properties worth $14.5mln believes that investment in commercial properties is more rewarding...
  The new mortgage rules and rising interest rates took a toll on Canada’s housing market in February, with house prices falling in seven of the 11 major cities. The Teranet-National Bank house...
  According to new data released by the provincial government, foreign buyers of real estate in Quebec are putting pressure on prices even though this class of buyers accounts for only a tiny...
  Home sales in British Columbia dropped last month compared with the year-ago period, but the B.C. Real Estate Association stated that the prices remained unscathed. Prices were not affected by...
  A recent study by Nanos Research Corporation for the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) shows that in spite of the provincial government’s plan to help make residential properties more...
  Data from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation show that Canadian housing starts came down in April, with builders responding to slowdown of sales in Toronto, Canada's largest...
  Christie's global list of hottest luxury housing markets has Victoria, B.C. occupying the top spot.  This westernmost province of Canada, located between the Pacific Ocean and the Rocky...
  Reflecting the trend in the more affordable housing segment, Montreal’s luxury real estate market looks set to break records so far this year, with sales of homes valued over $1 million...
  Toronto-headquartered real estate company Great Gulf Group that has projects underway in American cities too has come out with plans to construct Canada’s tallest condo towers, which are...
  Following the U.S. president Donald Trump’s decision to slap taxes on goods from north of the border, Canada has enacted a 25% tariff on U.S. steel imports on July 1 – a move that observers...
  Home sales in the country went up by 4% in June over May, and Toronto led the charge with an astounding 17% increase. According to the Canadian Real Estate Association, Toronto has been...