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Canadian home sales increase in April

Canadian home sales up in April

First annual increase since December 2017 The traditional busy spring housing market did not disappoint this past April, which saw an increase in Canadian home sales and average prices, according to the latest housing market figures released by the Canadian…

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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
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Brighter days ahead for spring housing market, despite impact of regulatory changes

New stress test regulations prompt Canadian homebuyers to increase budgets, re-evaluate home features or delay their purchase Toronto/Kelowna April 10, 2018 // RE/MAX has released its 2018 Spring Market Trends Report, revealing that more than one in four Canadian homebuyers are feeling pinched... Read More
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RE/MAX 2018 Spring Market Trends Report

NEW STRESS TEST REGULATIONS PROMPT CANADIAN HOMEBUYERS TO INCREASE BUDGETS, RE-EVALUATE HOME FEATURES OR DELAY THEIR PURCHASE. WHILE HOMEBUYERS ARE FEELING THE IMPACT OF REGULATORY CHANGES, THE SPRING MARKET FORECASTS BRIGHTER DAYS AHEAD. A recent RE/MAX survey conducted by Leger... Read More
Mortgage rules impact Canada housing

How the new mortgage rules might affect you

Canada posted year-over-year residential price gains in 2017 across most regions. Now in 2018, many housing markets could see reduced purchasing power resulting from the new OFSI mortgage rules that took effect on January 1. What the what??? If you’re among... Read More