News

Featured Articles

Recent News






Vancouver empty homes tax explained

The empty homes tax is a yearly tax applied to any homes or properties in the Vancouver area that are left unoccupied for more than six months in a given tax year.

Read More

Calgary market remained strong in Q3 and investors are taking notice

Despite a marked slowdown from the hectic first half of the year, Calgary has no shortage of activity in its residential market.

Read More

How much does new home construction cost in Canada?

For many people, building their own homes is a solution to help them get exactly what they want. While it is totally viable option, it is a very different process than buying a resale home.

Read More

News

Students struggling to find rental housing in Vancouver

Vancouver’s extremely low rental vacancy rate has sparked fierce competition throughout the city, from downtown up to the University of British Columbia.

Read More
Drop in listings pushed up Vancouver home prices in July

Home sales in Greater Vancouver declined on a monthly basis by 11.6% in July, the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reported. “Moderation was the name of the game in July,” said REBGV economist.

Read More
REIN shares investment tips for Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver

Real estate investing is contingent upon a slew of factors, all of which are unique to their locales. In a chat with CREW, REIN shared its insights into how to invest in Canada’s three biggest cities.

Read More
GTA’s new condo market buoyant in Q2

“We have a lot of clients who want to sell condos and move up to a house, and we love August every year for our buyers because, as a month, it has one of the lowest average sale prices.”

Read More
Condo market affected by Canada’s failure to meet immigration target

REIN warned that Canada is on pace to welcome roughly a quarter of its permanent residents target in 2021, but there's no guarantee until the border actually opens.

Read More
Toronto broker shares an August sales strategy

A Toronto-based real estate broker has an August sales tip to share. “We have a lot of clients who want to sell condos and move up to a house, and we love August every year for our buyers."

Read More
Condo demand slated to explode

Canadian home sales have tapered off their Q1 peak but that doesn’t mean every segment of the market has softened. As the buying frenzy has subsided, the condo market is seeing an increase.

Read More
How do you tackle GTA’s rental crunch? Increase supply

A recent survey by Abacus Data stated that one-third of non-homeowners in Ontario have given up on ever owning property; another 26 per cent are pessimistic.

Read More
Here’s what big city of multiple property owners look like

More than a tenth of homeowners in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal own multiple properties, according to a Royal LePage survey of 1,500 Canadians.

Read More
Montreal’s luxury property sales are on fire

According to Amy Assaad, a broker with Royal LePage Du Cartier, there’s a more pragmatic reason luxury buyers, whether local, national or international, are flocking to Montreal.

Read More