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The Facts Behind Toronto's Most Recent Real-Estate Frenzy

7/6/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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New statistics released by the Toronto Real Estate Board once again confirm everyone didn't just wake up to a shortage of land overnight.

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Realtors' internal numbers show Toronto home prices fell more than 6% in two weeks

6/21/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Internal mid-month statistics for June from the Toronto Real Estate Board show average prices in the Greater Toronto Area shed almost 6.4 per cent in just two weeks with sales ... More


Home Prices Up a Record 2.2% in May

6/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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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


Canada home prices not coming down yet thanks to low rates: Reuters poll

5/25/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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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


GTA REALTORS® Release Resale Housing Market Figures

4/5/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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


Toronto house prices may jump 25% this year: Report

3/27/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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


Toronto house price surge down to speculators

3/22/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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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$1 million GTA homes have almost doubled

3/22/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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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Ontario urging Ottawa to change tax rules in bid to curb real estate speculation

3/20/2017 | Posted in Real Estate News by Michael Antczak

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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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Canadian home prices climb another 1% in biggest February increase on record as Toronto stays strong

3/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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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


Canada's red hot real estate heats up apartment market to heights not seen in 30 years

3/7/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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Vacancy rates are tight across Canada as residents find themselves priced out of the housing market.

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Prices soar 30 per cent in this Ontario market

3/6/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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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Government "very focused" on monitoring housing market: Finance Minister

3/6/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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


Big banks are freaking out about Toronto real estate

3/5/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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


Single-family homes in GTA average above $1 million

2/24/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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A new record has been set in the Greater Toronto Area with the average single-family ground-oriented home now surpassing $1 million, the Building Industry and Land Development ... More


Big bank increasingly bearish

2/17/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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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Home Prices Up 0.5% in January

2/14/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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In January, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 0.5% from the previous month, matching the largest January increases in the ... More


GO expansion could boost GTA property values

2/9/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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


Toronto's new home prices hit fresh record as housing shortage nears 'crisis levels'

1/29/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Supply of new low-rise homes in the city have declined so dramatically in the past decade that some projects are selling out just hours after launching, builders say.

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Greater Toronto Area booms with $1 million plus home sales

1/11/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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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Canadian housing prices saw the sharpest rise in 10 years

1/4/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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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


Stop blaming the Greenbelt for Toronto's housing prices

1/3/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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


5 factors that could affect home prices in 2017

12/30/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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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


No easing for GTA home prices: BILD

12/23/2016 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Home prices in the Greater Toronto Area continued to rise to unprecedented levels in November, the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) says.

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Home Prices Up 0.2% In November

12/14/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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In November, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 0.2% from the previous month, slightly more than the average November rise of ... More


Canadian home prices expected to increase by two per cent in 2017 as demand remains high

12/8/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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High demand and low supply continued to characterize Vancouver's and Toronto's housing markets throughout 2016 as competition from buyers for limited inventory of ... More


Monthly Resale Housing Market Figures in GTA: TREB

12/2/2016 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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House hunters in the Toronto region paid about $144,000 more - about 23 per cent more - to purchase a home this November than those who bought the same month last year, ... More


Ontario's home costs growing by approximately $2K every few days

11/23/2016 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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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Home Prices Up 0.3% In October

11/15/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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In October, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™ was up 0.3% from the previous month, slightly more than the average October rise of 0.2% ... More


Ontario will outline plans next week to deal with rising home prices

11/9/2016 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Ontario will take steps next week to deal with rising house prices, but it will not follow British Columbia's lead and impose a tax on foreign buyers.

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