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10/16/2020 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Are you considering buying a pre-construction home or condo? Tarion compiled a few tips to help buyers navigate the new home buying process. ... More

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10/16/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Market conditions are now similar to what they were during the Great Financial Crisis, Colliers said in its new report. ... More

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10/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales set another record in September 2020. ... More

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10/14/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Despite second wave worries, the median price of a home in Canada forecast to finish year 7.0% higher than year-end 2019 ... More

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10/13/2020 | Posted in Mortgage Interest Rates by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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However, the central bank's policies might leave the Canadian financial system more vulnerable in the long run. ... More

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10/13/2020 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Approximately 11% of Canadian borrowers have not returned to a regular payment schedule. ... More

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10/8/2020 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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As payment deferrals begin to expire, Canada’s outstanding mortgage credit is now exhibiting slower growth. ... More

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10/7/2020 | Posted in Condo Market by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Toronto’s thriving housing market is beginning to show signs of strain, particularly in a condo segment suddenly flooded with new listings. ... More

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10/7/2020 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Toronto’s housing market continued to break records in September with sales up 42.3 per cent from the year before. ... More

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10/6/2020 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Toronto Regional Real Estate Board President Lisa Patel announced that sales reported through TRREB’s MLS® System by Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® amounted to ... More

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10/4/2020 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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A Swiss bank has concluded that Toronto's housing market is in bubble territory, as homes in the city are more overpriced based on local rents and incomes than in places like ... More

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10/3/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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The strength of the Canadian real estate market has proven itself time and again during the pandemic ... More

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10/3/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Toronto millennials leaving their downtown condos in search of more space and greater affordability have had a significant impact in Southern Ontario markets like Hamilton, ... More

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10/3/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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The rise in office vacancy levels nationwide is showing no signs of stopping amid a second wave of COVID-19 infections, according to CBRE Canada. ... More

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10/3/2020 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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There is an alarming trend that is quite rampant in the Toronto area, and it’s causing havoc on real estate transactions. Perhaps other cities in Canada are experiencing the ... More

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10/1/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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A growing number of industries are now moving closer to their pre-pandemic output levels, as Canada’s gross domestic product increased by 3% monthly in July, according to ... More

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9/28/2020 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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In light of the past six months of COVID-19-triggered uncertainty, home sales in Canada have been shockingly brisk as a combination of FOMO and low interest rates keep drawing ... More

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9/25/2020 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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The largest share of new mortgages in Canada is still with the big banks, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. ... More

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9/24/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Average single family detached house prices will fall by 6.7 per cent next year as the recovery stalls, economic stimulus fades and debt problems increase, Moody’s Analytics ... More

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9/24/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Supply/demand struggles and higher building costs are adding pressure to the market. ... More

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9/22/2020 | Posted in New Developments by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Shortages for lumber and other building materials are driving up construction costs this year. ... More

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9/21/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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The latest analysis from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) indicates that weakening housing market fundamentals and an increase in average overvaluation estimates in ... More

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9/18/2020 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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A "vast majority" of borrowers who took on payment deferrals will be able to fulfill their balances before year-end. ... More

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9/18/2020 | Posted in Home Buyers by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Record-low interest rates appear to be a major factor. ... More

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9/18/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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The Ontario government introduced its proposed rent freeze legislation for 2021 in the provincial legislature on Thursday. ... More

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9/16/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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The next six months will be more difficult economically than the past quarter, but the Canadian housing market is expected to continue its V-shaped recovery. ... More

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9/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales and new listings continued to climb in August 2020. ... More

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9/15/2020 | Posted in Financial Health by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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But more challenging times could be on their way. ... More

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9/15/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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Experts are warning that the biggest risk for a spike in defaults may not come from mortgages, but from a smaller number of loans made to vulnerable businesses. ... More

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9/15/2020 | Posted in Home Maintenance by Jonathan and Harold Bradshaw
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A new kitchen characteristic has eased into home owners’ lists of must-haves since we all started staying home. ... More

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