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CondoBusiness

Canadian housing starts trend lower in August

The trend measure of housing starts in Canada was 195,640 units in August, down from 201,379 in July, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
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CondoBusiness

CMHC generates $338-mil in net income for Q2

CMHC’s recent Q2 financial results stated that during the last quarter, it generated $338 million in net income from its mortgage loan and other programs.
Ottawa

CondoBusiness

Ottawa housing starts continue downward trend

Housing starts in the Ottawa CMA were trending at 4,475 units in July, down from 4,533 units in June, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
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CondoBusiness

Problematic housing market conditions worsen

According to the most recent Housing Market Assessment from CMHC, problematic conditions in Canada's housing market have escalated since the last report.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Multi-unit starts expected to slow in 2016

According to CMHC's Q2 Housing Market Outlook , multi-unit starts are expected to slow for the remainder of the year, then stabilize in 2017.
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CondoBusiness

Housing starts expected to slow in 2016 and 2017

In the second quarter Housing Market Outlook (HMO), Canada Edition released by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), national housing starts are predicted to slow
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CondoBusiness

CMHC generated $313 mil in net income for Q1

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) released its first quarter financial results earlier this week, along with supplemental data on the organization’s mortgage loan insurance,
Calgary

CondoBusiness

CMHC detects overvaluation in nine CMAs

According to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)’s latest Housing Market Assessment (HMA), overvaluation has been detected in nine Census Metropolitan Areas (CMAs), while overbuilding
GTA

CondoBusiness

Foreign buyers investing in newer condos: CMHC

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) has released a new Housing Market Insights (HMI) report focusing on foreign ownership in Canada’s housing markets, a topic
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CondoBusiness

February housing starts relatively unchanged

In February 2016, the trend measure of Canadian housing starts was 198,880 units, compared to 199,107 units in January, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing
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CondoBusiness

Housing starts trended lower in January: CMHC

According to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), January saw the trend measure of housing starts drop to 199,169 units, compared to 203,304 in December.
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CondoBusiness

Foreign ownership of condos up YOY in Toronto

According to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), recent media stories have indicated that foreign buyers are causing the price of Canadian homes to
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REMI Network

Canada’s most expensive rental markets

Preliminary data from the CMHC’s Fall Rental Market Survey show that average monthly rents are still rising in Calgary and Edmonton despite fewer Canadians moving there.
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REMI Network

Canada’s purpose-built vacancy rate rises

Canada's 35 larger centres saw the average vacancy rate in privately initiated purpose-built rental apartments increase to 3.3 per cent in October 2015, from 2.8 per cent in October 2014.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

New and emerging trends in seniors housing

Older Canadians represent an increasingly important segment of the Canadian population for developers, organizations and property managers that provide housing. Not only will the number of Canadians over the age of 55 continue to increase over the next several decades, but this group possesses characteristics that are more diverse than any previous generation of seniors.
Toronto

CondoBusiness

CMHC detects high risk in T.O. housing market

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) recently released results from its latest House Price Analysis and Assessment (HPAA) framework.
Overbuilding

CondoBusiness

Housing starts continued upward trend in July

Canadian housing starts reached a trend measure of 185,586 units in July, compared to 184,035 in June, reports CMHC.