Two-thirds of Canadians are concerned that rising home prices will prevent them from being able to afford the home they want

It’s no secret that Canada’s hot housing market is causing anxiety with home sales and prices that are cooling off slightly from this spring, but remain historically high1. A new survey from Zillow and Ipsos reveals that affordability is a top concern, but Canadians are dreaming of a new home and using online tools to help them […]

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Making it Easier for Middle Class Canadians to Buy Their First Home

Every Canadian deserves to have a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why the Government of Canada is helping middle class Canadians buy their first home through the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive. They have launched of the expansion of the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive for Toronto, Vancouver, and Victoria, as proposed in the Fall Economic Statement. Starting today, May […]

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Canadians invest in home renovations to improve their quality of life, not to add value to their home

A new report by RE/MAX Canada is shedding light on shifting consumer trends in home renovations and the perceived return on investment (ROI), as impacted by COVID-19 and historically tight market conditions. The RE/MAX 2021 Renovation Investment Report found that more than half of Canadians renovated their home last year for personal/non-ROI purposes, with three-in-ten (29 per cent) choosing to […]

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