Section: Real estate

March 2011 Housing Starts

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March 2011 Housing Starts
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March 2011 Housing Starts

The seasonally adjusted annual rate1 of housing starts was 188,800 units in March, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This is up from 183,700 units in February 2011.

AVERAGE MONTREAL HOME PRICE CONTINUES TO RISE IN THE FIRST QUARTER

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AVERAGE MONTREAL HOME PRICE CONTINUES TO RISE IN THE FIRST QUARTER - Price Royal LePage quarter price market middle bottom xn-money

AVERAGE MONTREAL HOME PRICE CONTINUES TO RISE IN THE FIRST QUARTER

The popularity of condos and bungalows contributes to higher prices

First-time buyers acquire property prior to interest rate increases, says RE/MAX

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First-time buyers acquire property prior to interest rate increases, says RE/MAX - market Quebec price height=

First-time buyers acquire property prior to interest rate increases, says RE/MAX

Driven by the threat of higher interest rates down the road, first-time buyers are contributing to strong upward momentum in residential housing markets across the country, according to a report released today by RE/MAX.

Long or Short, Fixed or Variable?

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Long or Short, Fixed or Variable?  - mortgage

Long or Short, Fixed or Variable?

Scotiabank Suggests Canadians Diversify Their Mortgage for Flexibility and Peace of Mind

Average February for Canadian home sales

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Average February for Canadian home sales
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Average February for Canadian home sales

According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national resale housing activity in February 2011 can close to the five-year average for the month, continuing a theme that has characterized the past four months.