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Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation


Very little of substance from any level of government in Canada gives me hope that affordable housing in Ontario will become a reality within the next decade, but I see much evidence that it won’t happen.

Michael Bourque, left, and Evan Siddall


In a column published by the National Post in December, CREA CEO Michael Bourque wrote that government bears much of the blame for the housing market imbalance of rising prices and lagging supply.


As the cost of ownership housing also steadily increases, more would-be real estate purchasers are lingering in the rental market for longer.


For many, saving for a down payment is one of the biggest roadblocks to becoming a homeowner.

Millennials say owning a home is attainable


The First-Time Home Buyer’s Incentive – the federal government’s much-debated mortgage equity sharing program – went into effect Sept. 2.


Most residential landlords would say without hesitation that Ontario’s annual rent increase guideline does not fairly reflect the true cost of operating a residential rental property in Ontario. Is that really true?


Average rents across Canada will increase six per cent in 2019 and by as much as 11 per cent in Toronto, nine per cent in Ottawa and seven per cent in Vancouver, says a report by Rentals.ca.


In Canada, the prevalence of the senior demographic – which grew 21.7 per cent between 2006 and 2016 – outpaced available housing at a disconcerting rate.

George O’Neill


On Wednesday, Nov. 8, Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) and Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC) will join for the first time to present Real Estate Outlook 2018.


Groupe Sutton - Quebec, through its subsidiary, Groupe Reprise Quebec, was named the exclusive Quebec resale provider of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC) foreclosures ranging from one to six units.