Section: Real estate

The reason why financial institutions generally retain the economic value to finance your rental building

Published on by É.A. Évaluateur agréé Yannick Lemelin

The reason why financial institutions generally retain the economic value to finance your rental building - EN-CA commercial value institution market

The reason why financial institutions generally retain the economic value to finance your rental building

Several owners of buildings with rental residences (of 20 apartments and less) wonder about the variation that exists between the commercial value of their property and the value used by the financial institutions to authorize a mortgage loan. Indeed, ...

Bank of Canada increases overnight rate target to 1/2 per cent

Published on by Association des Propriétaires du Québec

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Bank of Canada increases overnight rate target to 1/2 per cent

The Bank of Canada today announced that it is raising its target for the overnight rate by one-quarter of one percentage point to 1/2 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly raised to 3/4 per cent and ...

Activity on the Montréal Real Estate Market Holds Strong in April 2010

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Activity on the Montréal Real Estate Market Holds Strong in April 2010 - Montréal April increase

Activity on the Montréal Real Estate Market Holds Strong in April 2010

There were 5,513 sales transactions in the Montréal Metropolitan Area in April 2010, a 16 per cent increase compared to April 2009,...

HOUSING MARKET OUTLOOK : Quebec Region Highlights

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HOUSING MARKET OUTLOOK : Quebec Region Highlights - mortgage

HOUSING MARKET OUTLOOK : Quebec Region Highlights

A recovering economy, favourable borrowing conditions and strong migratory flows will fuel Quebec’s housing markets this year and next.

Fixed or float? Combination mortgages increasing in popularity: RBC poll

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Fixed or float? Combination mortgages increasing in popularity: RBC poll - combination mortgage Canadian likely interest payment

Fixed or float? Combination mortgages increasing in popularity: RBC poll

The popularity of combination mortgages - which offer both fixed and floating rate segments - is on the rise, according to RBC's 17th Annual Homeowners Survey...