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This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Real Estate Prices Increase Over 25x The Rate of US Home Prices, and BoC Sees “Gradual” Softening

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s most important stories.  Canadian Real Estate  Canadian Real Estate Prices Grew Over 25x Faster Than U.S. Prices Since 2005 Poor policy choices have led to a comically large gap between Canadian and US home prices. Canadian home prices generally move in line with US home prices, but […]

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Ontario’s Most Popular Real Estate Market Is Now Rural, While People Flee Toronto

Ontario residents are flowing out of the big cities, and looking for something a little more quaint. Statistics Canada (Stat Can) data shows intraprovincial migration for 2020. Rural regions are showing the biggest net-inflows of Ontario residents relocating within the province. Although almost everywhere in Ontario saw more people arrive than leave. Toronto being one […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Mortgage Lenders Set Aside Record Cash For Bad Loans, While The Economy Becomes More Real Estate Dependent

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s most important stories.  Canadian Real Estate Canada’s Mortgage Lenders Have Set Aside A Record Amount For Bad Loans Canada’s mortgage lenders are setting aside a record amount of money for bad mortgages. The loss allowance at large lenders reached $3.9 billion in Q3 2020, up 54.11% from […]