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This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Real Estate Is Overvalued and A Bank Suggests It’s Madness Not Supply

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s top stories.  Canadian Real Estate Madness Or Supply? Canadian Real Estate Prices Don’t Add Up: BMO Canadian real estate prices are growing even faster than during the late ‘80s bubble. Annual growth reached 28% in January 2022, with prices rising a whopping 46.4% over the past two […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Real Estate Sees Supply Rise Faster Than Population & Suspicious Money Soars

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s top stories. Canadian Real Estate Canadian Housing Grew Faster Than Population, Speculative Mindset Building: BMO Canada’s housing supply is growing faster than the population and has been for decades. BMO economists dived into the latest Census data and found the population grew 5.2% from 2016 to 2021, […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Real Estate Resembles The 80s Bubble, and Regulator Sees “Speculative Fever”

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s top stories. Canadian Real Estate Canadian Real Estate Resembles 80s Bubble, Higher Rates To Solve Supply Issue: BMO Canada’s real estate market resembles the late 80s bubble, according to BMO. Charting Ontario price growth over the two periods, they found similar trajectories. They also see the same […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: Bank of Canada Expects A Larger Housing Contraction, and “Free Money” Is Ending

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s top stories. Canadian Real Estate Bank Of Canada Quietly Revised Its GDP Forecast To Show A Larger Housing Contraction The Bank of Canada (BoC) didn’t raise rates, despite the housing market getting out of control. However, it appears a part of the concern is Canada has little […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: Everyone In Canada Wants To Be A Real Estate Agent, and Low Mortgage Rates Turn Toxic

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s top stories.  Canadian Real Estate Canada’s Real Estate Bubble Has Buyers Paying 2x The Mortgage Of Existing Owners Canadian homebuyers are paying double the payments of existing homeowners. In 2021, the average homeowner’s mortgage payment climbed to $1,382 per month in the third quarter. The average homebuyer […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: Canada’s Real Estate Price and Income Gap Widens, and The Rich Use Homes To Reduce Taxes

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s most important stories.  Canadian Real Estate Canada’s Gap Between Real Estate Prices And Incomes Looks Ridiculous Beside US Data Canadian real estate price growth has far outpaced incomes, but it’s getting comically large. Canadian home prices have advanced 64% faster than disposable income from 2005 to Q2 […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: The Bank of Canada Only Sees 2 Real Estate Bubbles, and The US Is Now In A Bubble

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s most important stories.  Canadian Real Estate  The Bank Of Canada Only Sees 2 Real Estate Bubbles And Vancouver Isn’t One Of Them Global agencies are ringing the alarms, but Canada’s central bank only sees 2 bubbles. The HPEI, the Bank of Canada’s exuberance indicator, only flagged Hamilton […]