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Feds ease up on tough mortgage rules

The mortgage rules aren’t as tough today as they were one week ago, thanks to the Bank of Canada’s decision to lower its five-year benchmark qualifying rate to 5.19 per cent. This marks the first downward move since September 2016,…

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RE/MAX Launches New Home Value Estimator

RE/MAX is pleased to announce the launch of its new Home Value Estimator in Canada, in partnership with Teranet and now available to consumers on REMAX.ca. “Today’s homebuyers and sellers are savvier than ever, and most do their own research before reaching out…

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Bank of Canada makes its latest interest rate announcement

In its latest interest rate announcement, the Bank of Canada is maintaining its overnight interest rate target at 1.75%, marking its sixth straight decision to hold steady, since raising it last October. The Bank justified its decision citing an improving... Read More
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Is a Renovation Worth the Return on Investment? Consumers think so.

One of your objectives as a homebuyer – and ultimately, a home seller – is to achieve the highest return on investment. A hot property value boils down to a number of factors, such as location, proximity to public transit,…

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Bank of Canada holds rate at 1.75%

In a widely anticipated move, the Bank of Canada holds its rate steady at 1.75%, citing the economic slowdown in late 2018 and early 2019. This marks the fifth consecutive time that the Bank has maintained its key rate, since…

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Brampton and Calgary top list of Canada’s best places to live

Canadians have lots of great options when it comes to choosing the best places to live, with many of the country’s biggest hubs ranking high in liveability factors such as transportation, access to parks and to employment opportunities, according to…

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Best Places to Live: Canada Liveability Report

Canadians love where they live; RE/MAX Report explores some of the best places to live in Canada 89 per cent of Canadians would recommend their neighbourhoods to others Major Canadian cities are a beacon for liveability   Canadians genuinely celebrate... Read More
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Single Home Buyers Hesitant to Purchase, Despite Strong Financial Means and Low Debt

Twenty-six per cent of single Canadians are considering purchasing a home on their own, with Atlantic Canada leading the pack at 34 per cent Fifty-two per cent of single Canadians said economic uncertainty and expensive home prices are the biggest…

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RE/MAX 2019 Housing Market Outlook

CANADIAN HOME PRICES EXPECTED TO INCREASE BY 1.7 PER CENT IN 2019 Modest price increases are expected in 2019, as the RE/MAX 2019 Housing Market Outlook estimates the average sales price to increase by 1.7 per cent. Housing markets across... Read More