8/21/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Economists say the Canadian housing bubble — long feared to be vulnerable to a dangerous pop — is now officially dead.

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  8/17/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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'Peak Millennials' (aged 25 to 30) to create strong wave of demandNational survey shows while the peak millennial dream to own property is very strong, ... More

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  8/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales declined further in July 2017.

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  8/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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In July, the national composite rise was significantly driven by a 2.1% increase in the market with the largest aggregate property value: Toronto. While this looks strong given ... More

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  7/17/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales cooled further in June 2017.

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  7/12/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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In June the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 2.6% from the previous month. As with May, it was the largest June rise in the ... More

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  7/11/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in Canada picked up in June.

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  7/11/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Sales of homes priced at $1 million or more were up sharply in the GTA in the first half of 2017 while Vancouver felt the impact of the foreign buyers’ tax.

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  6/26/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The dramatic rise in Canadian house prices has been making headlines almost daily. But Canada isn’t the only country experiencing skyrocketing home prices.

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  6/23/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Turns out housing may be affordable, acording to Bank of Canada (BoC) Housing Affordability Index which shows that the cost of housing across Canada is below historic norms. We ... More

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  6/22/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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We all know about Canada’s ballooning household debt. Guessing who else has gone on a debt binge to buy up real estate? Canadian corporations.

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  6/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales posted a sizeable decline in May 2017.

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  6/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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In May, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 2.2% from the previous month, the largest May gain in the 19-year history of the ... More

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  6/12/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The Bank of Montreal's CEO is downplaying the consequences that would come from a possible correction in house prices, saying the real estate market "essentially heals ... More

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  6/9/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Canadian housing starts fell 8.6 per cent in May from April, a decline fuelled by a massive pullback in new home construction since Ontario moved to cool the housing market in ... More

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  5/25/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Efforts to rein in Toronto's hot housing market and recent problems at mortgage lender Home Capital are unlikely to hurt Canada's national real estate market as low ... More

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  5/21/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The May long weekend is the traditional kick-off to cottage season. But long before the snow melted this spring, equity-rich baby boomers from the city had been turning up the ... More

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  5/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales declined in April 2017. ... More

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  5/12/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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In April, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 1.2% from the previous month. This gain is similar to that reported for April of ... More

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  5/11/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto and Victoria, B.C. are the world’s “hottest” markets for luxury homes as investors flock to Canada for its political and economic stability, according ... More

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  5/9/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The 6-month trend of Canadian housing starts was up in April, reaching 213,768 units compared to 210,702 in March.

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  4/25/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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"Move-over" buyers from Toronto and Vancouver turning to surrounding areas to find a balance of affordability, square footage, and access to ... More

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  4/18/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales were up on a month-over-month basis in March 2017.

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  4/12/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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In March, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 0.9% from the previous month, the largest March rise in 10 years. This increase is ... More

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  4/6/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Royal Bank's CEO said he's "increasingly concerned" about the Toronto and Vancouver housing markets and would welcome government intervention in the ... More

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  4/4/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The fourth quarter of 2016 saw Canadian housing costs remain at overheated levels despite the imposition of various federal and provincial measures to address the prevalent ... More

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  4/2/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Animal spirits still rule Canada’s real estate scene, working urban markets into a froth. But there are ways to tame them.

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  3/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales were up on a month-over-month basis in February 2017.

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  3/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) Systems of Canadian real estate ... More

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  3/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Canadian home prices rose in February as prices continued to climb in the hot Toronto market, data showed on Tuesday in a report that was unlikely to alleviate concerns from ... More

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