Market Commentary

The latest quarterly report from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation has some market watchers seeing red. But the agency points out its market assessment is an early warning signal and not a sign of a housing bubble that is about to burst. The report indicates...

Residential Market Update

Market Commentary The household debt to income ratio has hit an all time high – 165%. Yet the Bank of Canada seems to have gone strangely quiet on the subject. Former bank governor Mark Carey routinely warned of the potential dangers brought by the lure of low...

Market Commentary

The latest monthly stats on Canadian real estate are out and many market watchers were surprised to see sales dip in September. Nationally, home sales slipped 2.1% last month compared to August. Year over year though sales continued to increase, edging up 0.7%. Prices...