Section: Real estate

Quebec housing starts in December 2009

Published on by Association des Propriétaires du Québec

According to the results of the latest monthly survey conducted by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), residential construction grew this past month in Quebec's centres with 10,000 or more inhabitants. In all, 3,696 dwellings were started ...

The problems of restoration and the slums

Published on by Me Martin A. Messier

In the news, recently, we saw several owners who made the news for buildings in dismal state.
In certain cases, the situation is unacceptable and the lack of vigilance of the owners is to be regretted.

A Laval property developer offers a mortgage rate of 0%

Published on by Association des Propriétaires du Québec

About a hundred future owners in Laval will be able to profit from a zero interest rate during one year if they acquire their property from property developer Construction Le Versant.

Economic instability number one fear for Canadian home buyers: Royal LePage

Published on by Association des Propriétaires du Québec

As the Canadian real estate market continues to rebound from a steep decline a year ago brought on by the recession, home buyers remain nervous about the stability of the economy, according to ...

Sales of existing houses are still vigorous in November

Published on by Association des Propriétaires du Québec

According to statistics published by the Canadian Building Association, sales of existing houses are still on the rise in November of 2009. The current strength of demand for residences is diametrically ...