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Canadians have record-high mortgage debt. What happens when rates rise?

410,000 people took out new home loans in the second quarter, and the average amount hit record $355,000 New numbers
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Thinking of renting a condo in Toronto? Get ready to pay a record $2,385 a month

Renting a condo in Toronto keeps getting more expensive. The average monthly rent for a condo in the city jumped
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Ontario making right moves to help tenants

Ontario is facing a housing crisis. For example, today it is harder to find an apartment to rent in the
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Rent Control Reforms Could Mark a Return to Sky-High Increases for Toronto Tenants, Advocates Warn

With the province scrapping rent control for new units across Ontario, affordable housing advocates are cautioning the changes could mark
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Landlords, Housing Advocates Hope Council Loosens ‘Arbitrary’ Rules on Secondary Suites

When Shelley Kanitz bought a small Toronto bungalow in 2016, she had two big plans for it: A massive renovation
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Inside The Wild World of Renting an Apartment in Toronto

Amelia Nelson and her partner Nick struggled for five months to find a place in Toronto after their previous landlord
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National vacancy rate falls, demand still outpacing supply: CMHC

Canada’s overall vacancy rate dropped for a second year in a row, as demand for rental housing grew at a
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THESE CANADIAN HOUSING MARKETS TOOK A BEATING IN 2018. WHAT DOES 2019 HAVE IN STORE?

2018 began with a steep nationwide drop in housing activity. Stricter mortgage qualification rules pushed buyers to the sidelines, as
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It did seem too good to be true’: Ontario family warns of rental scam

A stunning, move-in ready, three-bedroom home in north London, backing on to a tranquil forested area with a monthly rent