Section: Real estate

New residential construction continues to experience an important drop in Quebec

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New residential construction continues to experience an important drop in Quebec - September construction

New residential construction continues to experience an important drop in Quebec

The sound of hammer blows has been less overwhelming almost everywhere in Quebec last September, when the number of residential construction sites continued its ...

Minister Normandeau increases rent allowance for apartments until 2010

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Minister Normandeau increases rent allowance for apartments until 2010 - programme

Minister Normandeau increases rent allowance for apartments until 2010

The Government of Quebec brings an improvement to its programme of rent allowances for apartments for low-income families, beginning on the 1st of October 2008. The announcement has been made by ...

The Value of Building Permits Fell 13.5%

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The Value of Building Permits Fell 13.5%

As a result of declines in both the residential and non-residential sectors, the value of building permits fell 13.5% to $5.6 billion in August, a level similar to the one observed in March 2008. On a year-to-date ...

For a second consecutive year Canadian contractors will see their benefits recede

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For a second consecutive year Canadian contractors will see their benefits recede - market

For a second consecutive year Canadian contractors will see their benefits recede

As a direct consequence of weakening demand for new housing Canadian contractors must expect diminishing benefits during the year 2008, according to the Conference Board of Canada, with ...

The number of real estate transactions has decreased in the region of Montreal but still less than in the other regions of Canada

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The number of real estate transactions has decreased in the region of Montreal but still less than in the other regions of Canada -

The number of real estate transactions has decreased in the region of Montreal but still less than in the other regions of Canada

According to data from the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system of the Greater Montreal Real Estate Board the number of real estate transactions has diminished by 6 % in August of 2008 compared ...