Canadian House Price Growth Remains Elevated: CMHC Reports

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OTTAWA, January 26, 2017 — Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is reporting strong overall evidence of problematic housing market conditions nationally for the second consecutive quarter due to overvaluation and price acceleration in Canada’s housing markets. This assessment largely accounts for market conditions in Vancouver and Toronto where strong price growth has been spreading […]

GTA House Prices Spillover to Surrounding Centres: CMHC Reports

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The Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation has confirmed the impact of pricing in areas surrounding the GTA. “TORONTO, January 24, 2017 — Increasing home prices in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) are having a spillover effect in surrounding centres, particularly those within commuting distance. “ “While most Ontario markets have seen substantial home price increases over […]

Market Activity for the Full Year of 2016 to 2015 – Oakville / Burlington / Waterdown

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With home sales increasing in each area on average from 104 to 134 percent, 2016 was strong year in the Oakville/Burlington/Waterdown areas with most areas enjoying double digit growth rates.  Lack of inventory is still driving a strong price rise and if your home is presented well and priced appropriately, the increase in value can […]

Condo or Townhouse: What Is the Difference?

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South Halton is one of those unique places where you can drive around for just 15 minutes and see a wide variety of different housing styles in that short span, from single family town homes to large sprawling houses on the lake. When home shopping in the Oakville/Burlington you might want to consider a condo […]

Market Activity for December 2016 – Oakville / Burlington / Waterdown

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Home sales are still increasing for most areas, over last year, but as usual for December, the total number of sales compared to other months is significantly down. Here are the Oakville, Burlington & Waterdown stats compared to December of 2015. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just contact me, I have all the detail […]