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  1. Property - International - CANADA

    Canada's housing agency curbs condo mortgage insurance

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Toronto Mortgage insurance for condo construction to be stopped as housing boom continues Canada's housing agency aims to cut risks Canada's federal housing agency will no longer offer mortgage insurance for condominium construction, as it made further changes to its programmes with the aim of cutting risks amid the country's housing boom. Canada Mortgage ...

  2. News - World - CANADA

    Ontario Liberals celebrate shock election walkover

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:38am by Reuters

    ... most notably a costly move to cancel the construction of gas-fired power plants in the run-up to the 2011 election. Opponents have criticised Wynne for supporting the cancellations at the time. ...

  3. News - World - CANADA

    Manhunt as three police officers killed in eastern Canada shooting

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 11:18am by AP

    ... of the street with his gun pointed at police cars. The construction worker said he believed the man was a police officer until he heard a burst of automatic gunfire coming from the man's gun. ...

  4. Property - International - CANADA

    Canada's housing starts rebound to surprise market

    Posted May 14th 2014, 05:04am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Toronto Bounce-back in new home construction activity stronger than expected amid rise in prices Housing starts rebound to surprise market New home construction in Canada picked ... rose 6.5 per cent to 59,180. "A bounce-back in new home construction activity in April had been expected following the sharp outsized drop in the previous month that likely reflected ...

  5. News - World - CANADA

    Crack-smoking Toronto mayor Rob Ford spotted in Ontario town while in rehab

    Posted May 17th 2014, 12:46pm by Associated Press in Toronto

    ... of the mayor posing with residents. More photos of Ford posing with construction workers and staff at a dry cleaning store were posted later on Twitter. Ford’s lawyer Dennis Morris wouldn’t confirm his ...

  6. News - World - CANADA

    Building workers in British Columbia live aboard luxury floating hotel

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 09:17pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Vancouver Converted ferry provides accommodation for workers in booming northern British Columbia Builders housed aboard luxury floating hotel Hundreds of construction workers ... in coastal northern British Columbia at peak construction. For employers, offering free top-end accommodations complete with a basketball court, a cinema, a fine-dining room that serves three hearty ...

  7. Property - International - CANADA

    Vancouver leads way as Canada experiences boom in home building

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 05:03am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Central bank remains confident that the sector will avoid collapses seen in the US and Britain Vancouver leads way as home construction booms Record housing construction led a faster-than-expected gain in building permits in January, Canadian government data showed as the central bank said any further housing sector stimulus could bring "trouble". The value of residential ...

  8. Property - International - CANADA

    Canadian housing market settles into soft landing

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 04:29am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Toronto Market settles into a soft landing Canada's federal housing agency nudged up its forecast for housing starts and prices this year and said sales and construction ... housing market is settling into a soft landing, with construction moderating to more sustainable levels and sales and prices ticking slowly higher. The CMHC said housing starts will be in a range ...

  9. Property - International - CANADA

    'Polar vortex' chills home sales in Canada

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 05:10am by Reuters

    ... vortex" dented both resale activity and new construction in January as prospective buyers deferred home purchases, the report said. "A number of buyers likely waited out January's deep ...

  10. Property - International - CANADA

    Toronto to meet office demand In 2014

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Commercial real estate prices soar in Canada's largest city, home to the world's highest number of high-rises under construction Toronto will add more prime office space in 2014 ... rises under construction than any other metropolis in the world. It's the second-largest North American financial services centre after New York. Canada's reits and pension funds ...




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