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Big bank forecasts Toronto's future

6/8/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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One of Canada’s largest banks reacts positively to Toronto’s cooling market.

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Is Toronto's housing market decline for real?

6/8/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Why sales and prices seem likely to continue to fall for at least the next two or three months.

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TREB May numbers show a soft month for Toronto real estate market

6/8/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Home sales dropped in May 2017 compared to last year, but experts say the trend is likely temporary.

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Toronto home sales drop most since recession as new rules put brakes on market

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

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Sales of existing homes across the Greater Toronto Area dropped a whopping 20.3 per cent in May from a year ago, while the average home price in the region fell about six per ... More


GTA REALTORS® Release Monthly Resale Housing Market Figures

6/5/2017 | 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 10,196 sales through TREB’s MLS® System in May 2017 ... More


Toronto's housing market feels chill from provincial measures

6/5/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Toronto’s overheated housing market has cooled rapidly since the Ontario government announced a suite of new housing measures in April, with average prices dropping 6 per ... More


GTA Home Sales Plunge 26% Following Ontario Foreign Buyer Tax

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

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On April 20th 2017 the Ontario government introduced their Fair Housing Plan which included a 15% tax on homes purchased by foreign (non-resident) buyers. The provincial ... More


New record for GTA residential land sales

5/24/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Residential land was the hottest sector in investment real estate sales in the GTA in the first quarter of 2017.

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Obsession with home ownership driving Toronto affordability crisis, report finds

5/23/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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The Toronto area will need up to $150 billion in new home construction in the coming decade and most of that should be rental units, says a report from the Canadian Centre for ... More


Agents sound off on the country's hottest market

5/19/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Toronto real estate performance in April -- specifically the uptick in new listings -- is a seasonal blip in the market's radar, according to leading agents.

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GTA listings surge will quickly run its course: RBC

5/17/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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The surge in new listings in the GTA in April may be short-lived as many sellers may have been “cashing in their chips.”

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Most sweeping rent controls in 25 years could end up making Toronto housing more expensive if building halts

5/16/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Toronto’s trying to make it more affordable to rent in one of the world’s hottest housing markets. New measures may have the opposite effect.

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Toronto real estate sales climbed in past week, but overall cooling could be coming

5/2/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Early data suggests homebuyers in Canada’s largest city sat on the sidelines as they awaited new market cooling measures, but jumped backed into the market — albeit ... More


More People Are Buying Toronto Real Estate That Shouldn't, And Half Are At Risk of Defaulting

4/27/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Toronto real estate buyers scrambling to get in the market are increasingly taking out high-ratio mortgages, with far too little income.

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GTA condo sales up more than 20 per cent

4/26/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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The sale of condos in the Greater Toronto Area continues to surge with a 21.7 per cent in the first three months of 2017 compared to the same period of 2016.

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Overheated Price Appreciation in Greater Toronto Area Reaches New Heights in the First Quarter of 2017

4/18/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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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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Cool Toronto's market by cutting tax - not raising it

4/12/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Jack Mintz: If Premier Kathleen Wynne wants to score a big win with home-buying voters, why not get rid of the land-transfer tax altogether?

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Six stunning numbers about Toronto real estate and your personal finances

4/8/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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From a personal finance point of view, Toronto real estate makes your head spin. Monthly price increases for resale houses in the city are amazing enough in their own ... More


Experts weigh in on hot Toronto house prices

4/8/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Interest rates, lack of supply, speculators and foreign buyers may all be contributing to rapid price growth.

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Royal Bank CEO 'increasingly concerned' about Toronto, Vancouver housing markets

4/6/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

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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


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


Banking head speaks out on Toronto real estate market

4/4/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Governments may have to impose more measures to cool Toronto’s housing market if prices remain “overheated” after the spring buying season, said Bank of Nova ... More


The Toronto housing fix: Be careful what you wish for

3/31/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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With Toronto housing getting harder and harder to afford, governments are under pressure to “do something” – always a dangerous moment. Several ideas are ... More


Toronto eyes vacancy tax to rein in real estate speculation

3/31/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Toronto Mayor John Tory says he is open to following Vancouver’s lead by imposing a tax on vacant homes to crack down on speculators, as pressure mounts on governments of ... More


Sousa promises measures to cool Ontario's overheated housing market

3/28/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Attention hard-pressed homebuyers: Finance Minister Charles Sousa is promising help in his spring budget to make houses and condos more affordable.

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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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Demand fuels Toronto house prices, not lack of supply: Study

3/13/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

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Recent house price increases in Toronto are being driven by demand from foreign and domestic buyers who are caught up in a bubble of growing price expectations, and are not due ... More


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