Section: Real-estate

Canada's real estate market expected to continue strong gain into the first half of 2010

Published on by Association des Propriétaires du Québec

Canada’s residential real estate market is forecast to remain unusually strong through the first half of 2010 as economic conditions across the country ...

Losses at Quebec House in December 2009

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Mortgage lenders have seized 291 properties in Quebec last month, that is to say a rise of 43,2% compared to the month of December 2008.

AVERAGE ESTIMATED RENT INCREASES IN 2010

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Basis for discussion between landlords and tenants
The Régie du logement disseminated the average estimated rent increases established pursuant to the Regulation respecting the criteria for the fixing of rent.

Building permits November 2009

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Contractors took out $5.9 billion in building permits in November, down 4.6% from October, but 23.1% higher than November 2008 and 62.8% above February 2009, when the lowest value during the economic downturn was recorded. However, ...

December Housing Starts in Canada

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The seasonally adjusted annual rate1 of housing starts reached 174,500 units in December 2009. This is an increase from an annual rate of 164,800 units in November, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). Actual housing starts ...