5/16/2018 | Posted in Home Buyers by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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First-time home buyers already struggling with more stringent mortgage rules have been dealt another blow by an increase this week in the Bank of Canada’s five-year ... More

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  5/16/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The decline in national home sales reported Tuesday by CREA is “disappointing” says TD Economics.

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  5/15/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales fell from March to April 2018.

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  5/14/2018 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Despite rising interest and qualifying rates, the luxury sector of the housing market should remain largely unaffected.

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  5/9/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Almost six in 10 Canadian millennials are already homeowners, with more of this age group planning to buy a home in the next two years, according to a Genworth Canada survey ... More

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  4/26/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Canada's housing market overall remains highly vulnerable for the seventh consecutive quarter mainly due to evidence of overvaluation and price acceleration observed in ... More

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  4/12/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™  was unchanged in March – the first time outside a recession when the March composite ... More

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  4/5/2018 | Posted in Home Buyers by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The results of a fresh study conducted by Royal Bank of Canada showed that fully 32% of Canadians are likely to buy a home in the next two years (up by 7% from last ... More

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  3/26/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Multiple factors including new mortgage rules and increasing interest rates made themselves felt in the Canadian housing market in February as prices declined in 7 out of 11 ... More

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  3/25/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Canada's housing market is getting a big helping hand from house-hungry millennials, but that will come to an end in the next several years, bringing with it an era of ... More

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  3/19/2018 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Canada’s uninsured mortgage market reached an eight-year high in January as government steps to reduce taxpayer exposure to the housing market gain traction, according to ... More

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  3/15/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales declined further in February 2018.

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  2/20/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The slow down in the Canadian housing market seen late in 2017 is likely to get worse before it improves according to RBC Economics.

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  2/15/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales fell sharply in January 2018.

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  2/14/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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In January the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™  rose 0.3% from the previous month, a tic higher than the historical average ... More

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  2/2/2018 | Posted in Home Buyers by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The recent increases in interest rates appear not to have dampened the intentions of most Canadian home buyers.

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  1/25/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Canada remains one of the bright stars in the global real estate market despite a slowdown in 2018.

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  1/22/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Canada’s real estate market will hit a slow patch in 2018 as tighter mortgage stress tests apply pressure and the impact could be exacerbated if an expected interest rate ... More

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  1/15/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), show national home sales continued to climb in December 2017. Home sales posted their fifth ... More

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  1/12/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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In December the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index™  edged up 0.2% from the previous month, interrupting a three-month run of ... More

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  1/10/2018 | Posted in Luxury Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Coming off a strong showing in 2017, luxury real estate markets in Canada’s three largest cities will remain robust this year, according to Sotheby’s International ... More

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  1/10/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Dubbed the 'Year of the Condo,' owning a piece of real estate in the sky proved the smartest bet last year, according to a new report released this morning.

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  1/9/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The trend in housing starts was 226,777 units in December 2017, compared to 226,178 units in November 2017, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This ... More

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  1/4/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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What houses sold for in the past is hidden behind an MLS firewall but this may change and enable buyers to make better decisions

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  1/1/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The Canadian real estate market made headlines plenty of times in 2017 — but what does next year have in store? Will housing prices and affordability continue to dominate ... More

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  1/1/2018 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Commercial real estate owners are getting a Christmas present from Colliers Canada in the form of a rosy ... More

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  12/28/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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A close look at numbers from the Canadian Real Estate Association bodes well for the housing year ahead

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  12/22/2017 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Canadian mall owners are adding condos and apartments to their shopping centers, seeking to capitalize on a supply-constrained housing market while reducing exposure to a ... More

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  12/22/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Canadian home prices are expected to cool significantly next year as tighter mortgage rules come into effect and as further expected interest rate hikes are likely to dampen a ... More

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  12/14/2017 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales rose strongly in November 2017.

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