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Condo development seen as downtown development boost
Posted on July 12, 2016
Condo development seen as downtown development boost

LAURA BOOTH,

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More than half of the condos going into a downtown Moncton development have now been sold. This September, ground will be broken behind city hall to make way for Five Five Queen, an eight-storey building containing condominiums, a boutique hotel and a Gahan House restaurant. Moncton-based developers Spataro Holdings and ELCE Developments, who made the...

Real estate reality check: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet
Posted on April 23, 2017 | 10:00
Real estate reality check: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Here's the consumer news you need to know.

'Vital for tenants' or 'textbook' bad policy: How rent control works in NYC
Posted on April 23, 2017 | 06:00
'Vital for tenants' or 'textbook' bad policy: How rent control works in NYC

Ontario's provincial government announced this week its plans to expand rent control. But in comparable places like New York, experts offer differing views on the positive or negative impact such regulations have had on the housing market.

What we can learn from New York's rent control regime
Posted on April 23, 2017 | 06:00
What we can learn from New York's rent control regime

Ontario's provincial government announced this week its plans to expand rent control. But in comparable places like New York, experts offer differing views on the positive or negative impact such regulations have had on the housing market.

Bank of Canada governor 'happy' to see plan for GTA housing market
Posted on April 22, 2017 | 21:28
Bank of Canada governor 'happy' to see plan for GTA housing market

Measures to cool the housing market in the Greater Toronto Area have received a warm response from Canada's central banker, who said Saturday it should have some effect on runaway housing prices.

Bank of Canada governor 'happy' to see plan for GTA housing market
Posted on April 22, 2017 | 21:28
Bank of Canada governor 'happy' to see plan for GTA housing market

Measures to cool the housing market in the Greater Toronto Area have received a warm response from Canada's central banker, who said Saturday it should have some effect on runaway housing prices.

Canada's central banker on Ontario housing move: 'I'm happy'
Posted on April 22, 2017 | 21:03
Measures to cool the housing market in the Greater Toronto Area have received a warm response from Canada's central banker, who said Saturday it should have some effect on runaway housing prices.
Real estate practice of 'double-ending' under scrutiny in Ontario
Posted on April 22, 2017 | 06:00
Real estate practice of 'double-ending' under scrutiny in Ontario

The Ontario government recently announced that it is looking into the ethics of real estate agents representing both buyer and seller in Toronto's hot housing market

'I'm shaking my head': Hot Toronto housing market driving prices up in small town Ontario
Posted on April 22, 2017 | 06:00
'I'm shaking my head': Hot Toronto housing market driving prices up in small town Ontario

Blame Toronto. The city's hot housing market is spilling over into some quiet Ontario towns, bringing higher home prices and unprecedented bidding wars.

Q & A: Your questions on Canada's roaring real estate market
Posted on April 21, 2017 | 16:49
Q & A: Your questions on Canada's roaring real estate market

What do you want to know about real estate in Canada? CBC's Jacqueline Hansen hosted a Facebook Live to take your questions.

Impact of Ontario’s housing measures likely to be short-lived, say experts
Posted on April 21, 2017 | 11:24

The housing market might absorb any new tax, and over time, the measures could even reduce rental pool

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Toronto homebuyer misery: The game
Posted on April 20, 2017 | 19:21

Think you've got what it takes to win in Toronto's real estate bidding wars? Submit your best offer on these properties and see if it's enough to seal the deal.

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The 16 measures in Ontario’s new housing plan
Posted on April 20, 2017 | 11:56

The full suite of measures the Ontario government wishes to implement as it attempts to cool the hot housing market

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Ontario releases plan to help cool hot housing market
Posted on April 20, 2017 | 10:30

Ontario plans 15-per-cent foreign buyer tax, rent control, permit Toronto to tax vacant homes, and use surplus lands for affordable housing

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Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers
Posted on April 20, 2017 | 08:50

Measure is just one in a package to be released by Ontario government Thursday aimed at curbing hot housing market

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How the government could cool Toronto’s housing market
Posted on April 19, 2017 | 11:40

Five measures the Ontario government could take to reign in Toronto's galloping housing market

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Home sales hit record high, says real estate association
Posted on April 18, 2017 | 11:22

Sales were up on month-over-month basis in more than half of local markets measured, says Canadian Real Estate Association

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Toronto Mayor John Tory lays out priorities for housing meeting
Posted on April 17, 2017 | 19:55

Tory says he plans to discuss Toronto's lagging rental supply, a vacant property tax and the lack of real estate data

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As uncertainty sets in, Toronto homeowners are cashing out
Posted on April 16, 2017 | 11:07

As real estate speculation hits a new peak, some Toronto homeowners are taking their profits and looking elsewhere

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Canada’s best city to buy real estate in 2017
Posted on April 11, 2017 | 17:53

This Ontario city has affordable homes, a booming economy and a lot to offer

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Where to Buy Canadian Real Estate 2017
Posted on April 11, 2017 | 17:23

We ranked 1,915 neighbourhoods across nine cities to find the best places to buy

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