If the adage that real estate prices follow credit growth is true, Toronto may be in for a rough ride. Using Bank of Canada (BoC) data to estimate dollar volumes, we see less mortgages are being issued in Greater Toronto. The decline is exclusive to traditional lenders, as more buyers turn to subprime loans. The […]
Toronto real estate might be seeing sales plunge, but condo prices still hit a new all-time high… despite higher inventory.
Toronto detached real estate is seeing prices move seasonally higher, but is still way below last year’s levels. Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) numbers show lower detached prices in May, but the declines are tapering in size. Not entirely unexpected with declining detached sales, and rising inventory across Greater Toronto. Toronto Detached Homes Are Down […]
Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver show prices across the region moved higher in May, despite falling sales and soaring inventory.
Toronto real estate prices are stalling, as higher listing inventory and falling sales takes its toll on the market.
Toronto real estate debt has been soaring, but how much other debt do households have? Equifax numbers from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) show that the majority of debt is real estate related, but there’s still a whack of consumer debt. When broken down into payments, consumer debt requires nearly as much cash […]
Toronto condos printed a new all-time high for the fifth consecutive month. However, rapidly decelerating price growth may indicate we’re approaching the end of this run.
Last year, many Toronto real estate owners were watching their houses make more than them. This year? Not so much. Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) numbers show detached home prices are down thousands of dollars in April. The detached price declines also appear to be accelerating, as sales continue to drop and inventory rises. The […]
Hot spring market? Nope. Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) numbers show April was colder than usual, as demand continues to drop. Generally speaking, the market is seeing price moderation, lower sales, and rising inventory levels. Greater Toronto Real Estate Prices Dropped Over 5% The benchmark composite, the price of a typical home in Toronto, is […]
A civil court case over some pricey pieces of Toronto real estate leaves a lot of questions unanswered about the state of Canadian lending practices.