Canadian home sales climb in July on Toronto gains

Equity-rich properties rise as fewer go underwater More Underwater Borrowers Get Thrown A Life raft. equity-rich properties, those with at least 50% positive equity, increased to 11.25 million at the end of 2014, representing 20% of all. -218012573 Activity continued to warm up in the GTA housing market in the first two weeks of July,

Home sales are heating up in Canada. July has been a hot month throughout the Canadian housing market – especially in the Greater Toronto Area. Stricter mortgage rules, rising interest rates, and provincial policy changes (such as the Ontario Fair Housing Plan) have all contributed to a slower start to the year.

Canadian home sales tick higher in July, led by Greater. – The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) says residential home sales in the Greater Toronto Area climbed 18.6 per cent higher in July compared to the same month a year ago.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graeme.

Sales of existing Canadian homes edged up in September after four months of declines, driven by gains in the hot market of Toronto, while Vancouver continued to cool following a tax on foreign.

Ottawa, ON, March 15, 2017 – According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales were up on a month-over-month basis in February 2017. Highlights: National home sales rose 5.2% from January to February. Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity in February was down 2.6% from a year earlier.

The Conference Board of Canada’s index of consumer confidence climbed 0.8 points to 82.9 in July, fueled largely by an uptick in sentiment about major purchases such as a home or a car. big jump in.

The number of existing homes changing hands in Canada softened for the fifth month in a row in January, but prices continue their upward climb. Sales. and Toronto had the largest increases. The.

Canadian home sales plunged the most in. decline was the biggest since 2008 and Toronto’s was the biggest since 1989, according to historical CREA data. The housing market is cooling off from heady.

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TORONTO – The strength in the financial sectors helped lift Canada’s main stock index, while U.S. stock markets surged higher amid optimism the U.S. and Mexico could avoid a trade fight. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 47.37 points at 16,063.26 47.37. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial.

Home sales via Canadian MLS Systems rose for the fourth month in a row in November 2017, up 3.9% from October. Led by a 16% jump in sales in the Greater toronto area (gta), the surge in sales there accounted for more than two-thirds of the national increase.

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