21 Mar

Le prix des maisons sous-évalué?

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Le prix des maisons sous-évalué?

 

Pendant que le vigoureux marché canadien de l’habitation tente d’apaiser les craintes quant à un éventuel écroulement des prix des maisons, un nouveau rapport fait valoir que la plus grande menace pour l’évaluation des demeures réside dans les modifications aux règles hypothécaires mises en place par le gouvernement fédéral.

 

Pour lire l’article complet de la Presse Canadienne, cliquez ici pour l’article original.

21 Mar

Canadian home sales: How healthy is your housing market?

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Canadian home sales: How healthy is your housing market?

 

Canadian existing home sales edged up 0.3% in February, breaking a five-month run of declines, but the national view doesn’t tell the whole story.  To get a more comprehensive view here’s Kavcic’s survey of the health of the country’s major markets, from strongest to weakest:

 

Click here for the full Financial Post Staff article.

21 Mar

All the data point to a soft landing for Canada’s housing market

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All the data point to a soft landing for Canada’s housing market

 

Competing views of the Canadian housing market portray it as either 1) an overvalued bubble about to burst or, 2) only slightly overheated but having basically sound economic underpinnings, and thus likely to cool gently. The Conference Board of Canada’s new publication, Housing Briefing: Bubble Fears Overblown, lands in the latter camp.

 

Click here for the full The Globe and Mail article.