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Feb 21, 2019, 06:00 ET Royal LePage Forecasts Healthy Price Appreciation for Luxury Real Estate in the Greater Toronto Area, Greater Montreal Area and Ottawa

Greater Toronto Area's luxury condo market sees highest price appreciation across Canada's five largest cities over twelve-month period Greater Montreal Area's luxury property market forecast to see...


Dec 11, 2018, 06:00 ET Montreal Home Price Growth to Surpass All Major Cities in 2019 as Canadian Housing Correction Continues

Economic, regulatory, and political headwinds to cool home price appreciation across Canada Greater Toronto Area to see home prices increase 1.3% at the end of 2019 Greater Vancouver home prices...


Nov 28, 2018, 06:00 ET Condos in Canada's Popular Winter Recreational Regions Post Strong Price Gains in 2018

Whistler and Mont-Tremblant (Station) median condo prices surge over 20% Quebec's healthy economy and strong consumer confidence result in price gains for the majority of markets studied in the...


Nov 27, 2018, 06:00 ET Royal LePage Shelter Foundation Honoured with Prestigious Philanthropy Award

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Royal LePage Shelter Foundation is the recipient of the 2018 Philanthropy Award for Outstanding Corporation from the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Greater...


Aug 08, 2018, 06:00 ET More than 1.4 million boomers across Canada expect to buy a home in the next five years

56 per cent of boomers consider their local housing market unaffordable for retirement 9 per cent of boomer parents do not expect their kids to move out until after the age of 35; this number is...


Jun 28, 2018, 06:00 ET Kitchen renovation has greatest potential to boost a property's sale price

Prospective sellers likely to spend less than 2.5% of a home's value on home improvement TORONTO, June 28, 2018 /CNW/ - According to a cross-Canada survey of over 750 Royal LePage real estate...


May 10, 2018, 06:00 ET Luxury Home Values in the Majority of Regions Across Canada Grow in 2018, Despite Headwinds Created by Several Residential Real Estate Policies

British Columbia's 2018 budget dampens demand in Greater Vancouver's luxury real estate market, ushering in buyer's market Greater Toronto Area's luxury home price appreciation flat after two rounds...


Mar 29, 2018, 06:00 ET Major impact to B.C. real estate market expected from proposed taxes

New tax policies put pressure on Canadians to sell their secondary properties within the province Albertans anticipated to look within their own province and to the United States for secondary...


Dec 13, 2017, 06:00 ET New OSFI Stress Test Set to Limit National Home Price Appreciation to 4.9% in 2018

Impact of new stress test expected to be contained to first half of 2018 for most major markets Still risk of high price appreciation in Greater Toronto Area and Greater Vancouver as chance of market ...


Jan 20, 2017, 04:00 ET U.S. Interest in Canadian Real Estate Surges Following U.S. Presidential Election

Forty per cent of real estate advisors believe that American inquiries will continue to climb after Donald Trump assumes power Canada's reputation surges in international rankings TORONTO, Jan. 20,...