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2017-06-14 | 14:48:07

Residential Market Commentary - Week of June 12, 2017

First National Financial LPMarket watchers have been keenly focused on the surprising May sales numbers, especially out of Toronto and Montreal.  While Toronto slumped in the aftermath of the Ontario government’s efforts to slow the market...

2017-06-09 | 15:24:46

Residential Market Commentary - Week of June 5, 2017

Jun 5, 2017First National Financial LPGovernment intervention in the housing market seems to be having the desired effect on mortgages but supply, demand and prices do not appear to be paying attention.New numbers suggest mortgage growth is slowing....

2017-05-31 | 10:21:30

Mortgage Payment Difficulties?

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) has a good article on what you shoud do if you are having mortgage payment difficulties.To summarize, don't wait to deal with the problem. It most likely won't go away. Once you mess up your credit with...

2017-05-29 | 14:20:19

Market Commentary (Residential) - May 29, 2017

May 29, 2017, 13:23 PM by Natalia Przech.The Bank of Canada has decided to continue its 3-ball juggling act, leaving its benchmark interest rate unchanged for the 15th consecutive setting.  Actually, the Bank seems to be juggling 2 balls and a...

2017-05-23 | 15:08:30

Market Commentary (Residential) - May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017, 10:42 AM by Joelle Park. The latest home sales stats from both the Canadian Real Estate Association and Teranet show prices are continuing their quick march upwards.  While that remains troubling for policy makers there is evidence...

2017-05-01 | 14:34:48

Market Commentary (Residential) - May 1, 2017

May 1, 2017, 10:56 AM by Natalia PrzechCanada Mortgage and Housing Corporation continues to fly the red flag it has unfurled over the country’s real estate market for a third consecutive quarter.The latest Housing Market Assessment –...

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