05 Aug This Week in Real Estate: July 29th – August 4th
This week in real estate: A comparison of housing prices across the country, condo sales are still booming, and an analysis of the effect of the foreign buyers tax.
Here’s how real estate prices across Canada stack up.
Canadian real estate is pricey, but some markets are less affordable than others. Looking at the numbers from Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), there’s a huge divide in the prices of homes across the country. Here’s the most expensive, as well as the most affordable, detached and condo markets in Canada. Via Better Dwelling. Click for the full article.
Housing slowdown? New condo sales are booming in Toronto.
One year ago, a foreign-buyers tax went into effect in Metro Vancouver. A flurry of housing reform has followed, designed to tame Canada’s frothy markets. Have the moves succeeded? Janet McFarland reports on the aftermath and what’s ahead. Via Globe and Mail. Click for the full article.
Header image via Globe and Mail.