Toronto Foreign Buyers Tax 2017 | A+ Trends

Hi, welcome to another segment of A + Trends. Today topic Ontario‚Äôs foreign buyers tax. Last year Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa said that Ontario would not follow the lead of British Columbia, which imposed a 15-per-cent tax on foreign nationals buying real estate in the Vancouver area. Instead, the…

Steve Saretsky & Hilliard MacBeth Canadian Real Estate Bubble

Steve Saretsky interviews Hilliard Macbeth, financial advisor and author of the book When the Bubble bursts. Hilliard has a background in economics and has been working in the financial industry for almost 40 years. He gives his thoughts and perspectives on Vancouver real estate, Toronto’s housing bubble, and what to…

Vancouver Real Estate Market Update February 2017

Full breakdown of the Vancouver real estate market for February 2017. The detached market continues it’s sluggish pace, sales fell 57% year over year and inventory is up 18%. However, new listings fell 49% for February so that’s something to keep an eye on moving forward. The townhouse market is…

Top 3 Real Estate Housing Bubble Signs. | A+ Trends

Today we will be discussing the top 3 Housing Bubble signs Hi, Welcome to another segment of A + Trends. Today we will be discussing the top 3 Housing Bubble signs. #3 House prices vs House hold income One of the signs of a Housing bubble is when house prices…

Multiple Offers Heating up as First Time Buyer Loans Kick in

Steve Saretsky on CTV Vancouver describes how the condo market is heating back up again amidst low inventory and first time buyer loans ramp up. As previously warned before, Christy Clark’s loan could end up doing more harm than good for affordable housing in Vancouver. Blog post: Join Steve’s real…

Vancouver Real Estate Market Update January 2017

Vancouver detached sales fell 57% year over year, townhouse sales dropped 31%, and condos 24%. The market has never been more segmented, as the detached market is in free fall mode the condo market remains hot with lots of multiple offers. How much longer will these two markets separate? Keep…

Housing Bubble Ends 2017 – R.I.P. Real Estate Bust

The latest UK house prices seasonally adjusted data published by the Halifax registered a fall of 0.1% for May 2015 that followed a 1.6% surge for April as . The housing bubble ends 2017 with home values falling and real estate prices sinking. Interviews with economists, real estate experts and…

Vancouver Condo Market Still Seeing Multiple Offers

Vancouver condo market is still going strong, especially at the entry level. In January 2017, 25% of sales were sold over asking price, down slightly from the 38% back in January 2016. So, despite sales dropping 30% inventory remains low and buyers are stuck competing at the entry level condo…

3 Factors You Didn’t Know That Truly Influence “House Prices” | Investing 101 ANIMATION

Jack worked really hard to save up a reserve, mainly to invest in the property market once the price drops. He noticed that the property price will drop when the interest rate hikes, so he delayed his plan in order to wait for the rate hike cycle. Francis owned a…

Steve Saretsky on BNN Discussing Vancouver Real Estate

Steve Saretsky sits down with BNN’s Greg Bonnell to discuss the latest Vancouver real estate numbers and what to expect heading into the spring. Also, is Toronto making the same mistakes as Vancouver? Join Steve’s Newsletter: source