Mutiny At Canada’s Largest Real Estate Board? Brokers Want An Inquiry Into MLS Data

A power struggle is quietly building at Canada’s largest real estate board. Brokers at the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board (TRREB) received an anonymous letter calling for an inquiry into its management. The letter claims the non-profit board is creating a for-profit entity without member approval. This lit up broker chats, which are rallying support […]

This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Real Estate Drags The Economy, Risky Mortgage Debt, and Hidden Foreign Capital

Time for your weekly cheat sheet on this week’s most important stories.  Canadian Real Estate Canadian Housing Investment Is Falling, And Will Be A Drag The Economy: BMO Canadian real estate investment is starting to slow, and a big bank thinks it’s just the beginning. The GDP sub-component of residential investment made an annualized decline […]

Greater Toronto Insolvencies Rise Over 18%

Greater Toronto insolvencies are following the rest of the country towards multi-year highs. Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy (OSB) filings show the number of insolvencies increased in February. This is a general trend that has been occurring across the country. Greater Toronto insolvencies are growing at a faster rate than Ontario as a whole, […]