3/24/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Stephen Gale
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Building construction investment in Canada edged higher in January with a 0.5% rise compared to the previous month.

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  3/9/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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The trend in housing starts was 208,525 units in February 2020, compared to 211,153 units in January 2020, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

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  2/10/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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The national trend in housing starts essentially held steady in January.

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  2/3/2020 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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Developers are betting on new projects in some of Toronto’s oldest suburbs to attract millennials fleeing from the main city area’s inflamed home prices.

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  1/10/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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There was a decline in the 6-month moving trend in Canadian housing starts in December.

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  1/7/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Stephen Gale
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There was strong demand for newly built homes in the Greater Toronto Area in November, the latest month of data released by Altus Group.

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  12/10/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Stephen Gale
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There were some slight increases but the 6-month trend was essentially unchanged

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  11/3/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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Ontario home warranty provider will require greater disclosure and information sheets.

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  10/8/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Stephen Gale
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The value of building permits issued by Canadian municipalities rose 6.1% to $9.0 billion in August, largely because of increases in multi-family and industrial permits. Gains ... More

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  9/10/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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The pace of new housing starts in August climbed 1.9 per cent compared with July as the housing market rebounded from its recent slowdown.

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  8/14/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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The trend in housing starts was 208,970 units in July 2019, compared to 205,765 units in June 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

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  7/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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Canadian housing starts trended higher in June, primarily due to higher trending row and apartment starts, in urban areas.

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  6/27/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Stephen Gale
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There was strong activity in the Greater Toronto Area’s new homes market in May: 4,794 new homes were sold in the month, up 94% ... More

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  6/26/2019 | Posted in Toronto News by Stephen Gale
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Oxford Properties Group is planning a US$3.5 billion development in downtown Toronto that would be one of Canada’s biggest real estate projects.

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  6/24/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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The residential construction sector led the gains for overall Canadian construction investment in April, the latest month of figures released by Statistics Canada.

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  6/11/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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The trend in housing starts was 201,983 units in May 2019, compared to 205,717 units in April 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

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  6/6/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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There was some better news for the new homes market in the Greater Toronto Area in April as sales jumped 123% year-over-year.

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  5/9/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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On the national level, the housing starts trend went up in April, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s latest report.

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  4/22/2019 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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Toronto’s construction industry may have just averted a calamity.

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  3/27/2019 | Posted in New Developments by Stephen Gale
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Yet sales were still well below the 10-year average, while benchmark prices showed slight moderation from the previous month.

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  2/27/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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BILD announced earlier this week that GTA new home sales volume increased by 14% annually in January, reaching 1,362 transactions.

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  1/17/2019 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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In the not so distant past, Canadian contractors were building more single-family homes than multi-family homes, such as condo apartments.

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  1/10/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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Sales of new homes should be positive in 2019 despite the challenges of affordability and interest rates.

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  1/2/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) new-home sales and new project openings’ activities were back to typical levels in November after posting relatively strong results in ... More

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  11/28/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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October brought some positives for the new homes market in the Greater Toronto Area with sales and openings gaining.

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  11/13/2018 | Posted in New Developments by Stephen Gale
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The increase came as the annual pace of urban starts climbed by 8.6 per cent in October to 191,964 units.

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  11/7/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Stephen Gale
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Income, employment support demand for housing, but they're expected to slow, agency says. Rising mortgage rates are also expected to affect housing demand and the ... More

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  10/28/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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There was an improvement in sales of newly-built homes in the Greater Toronto Area last month.

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  10/3/2018 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Stephen Gale
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Young adults in the Greater Toronto Area are greatly concerned about housing affordability but many believe that housing supply will be enough for new residents.

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  8/8/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Stephen Gale
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The value of Canadian building permits unexpectedly dropped by 2.3 percent in June from May on weakness in the residential sector, Statistics Canada data indicated on ... More

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