10/10/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Conventional economic factors including population, incomes and borrowing costs accounted for less than half of the 40% surge in Toronto home prices between 2010 and 2016, ... More

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  9/18/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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There was a small increase in national home sales in August, reversing a four-month trend of decline, as the GTA rebounded.

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  8/15/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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While various quarters have cited supply scarcity as a central driver in Toronto’s long-running housing affordability issues, latest census data actually belies that ... More

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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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  6/14/2017 | 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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  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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  5/18/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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For the last three years, analysts have been predicting a Canadian housing crash and ensuing recession, yet the economy continues to chug along and house prices are still ... 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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  4/18/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Apprehension grows over the region's steep price gains, causing many to search for property in regions beyond the GTA.

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  4/5/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 12,077 residential sales through TREB’s MLS® System in ... More

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  3/27/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto’s housing market is likely to stay strong for the rest of the year, with home prices jumping as much as 25 per cent, amid hints that speculators are fuelling ... More

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  3/22/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The ever-rising home prices in Toronto are set to gather pace and require policy measures to curb speculation according to economists.

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  3/22/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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In the first two months of 2017 there were 2,876 such sales, up from 1,548 in the same period of 2016, a top real estate brokerage reports.

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  3/20/2017 | Posted in Real Estate News by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa is urging Ottawa to address speculative investing in the country's housing markets by changing how such profits are taxed.

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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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  3/14/2017 | 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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  3/6/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The continued boom in the housing market in the Greater Toronto Area continues to push other Ontario markets higher.

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  3/6/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The government remains “very focused” on monitoring the Canadian housing market, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said. His remarks come amid rising prices in Toronto ... More

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  3/5/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Add Canada’s largest bank to the growing chorus of lenders worrying about unsustainable price growth in Toronto. Sparking speculation that further mortgage rule ... More

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  3/3/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 8,014 residential sales through TREB’s MLS® System in ... More

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  2/17/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Well, this may be the first time in recent memory a big bank economist has used the feared B-word in relation to real estate. Bubble.

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  2/9/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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A study commissioned by the Toronto Real Estate Board considered the impact of GO’s Regional Express Rail expansion on Toronto region housing prices and ... More

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  1/29/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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CMHC data shows sky-high prices in the Greater Toronto Area are pushing homebuyers further afield. Spillover from the red-hot GTA real estate market is driving demand and ... More

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  1/11/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The $1-million club isn’t so exclusive any longer, as a record number of homes sold for at least that much in the Greater Toronto Area last year.

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  1/4/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Amid crucial political developments worldwide and the passage of federal measures intended to improve affordability, 2016 has proven to be a year of flux for the Canadian ... More

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  1/3/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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A number of critics would have us believe that Ontario’s land-use legislation is the top culprit for rising house prices in the Greater Toronto Area – namely the ... More

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  12/30/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Whether you are looking to buy or deciding if this is the year to sell, the question on many minds both at home and abroad is, "Will Canadian real estate keep ... More

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  11/25/2016 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Ontario played host to the 10 most vibrant seller’s markets in the country last month, according to fresh data from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).

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  11/23/2016 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Over the past year, the average price of homes in Ontario has swelled by more than $88,000, translating to a growth rate of around $2,000 every 8 or 9 days.

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