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  1. Property - International - CANADA

    Rebound in Canadian housing starts last month beats forecast

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... winter-time noise", Emanuella Enenajor, an economist at CIBC World Markets in Toronto, said in a note to investors. "Nonetheless, the broader trend of residential construction is still ...

  2. Property - International - CANADA

    Vancouver developer targets world’s wealthy with his ‘52-storey sculpture’

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 03:16pm by Ian Young

    ... Ian Young in Vancouver property,post@scmp.com Developer targets the wealthy with Vancouver House Canadian developer Ian Gillespie was in full spate as he described his vision for Vancouver ... a futuristic-looking high-rise that Gillespie predicted would become a landmark for the city when completed in 2018. The luxury residential tower is being marketed around the world, including Beijing, Shanghai ...

  3. Property - International - CANADA

    Canada's housing agency curbs condo mortgage insurance

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

    ... on too much housing-related debt. "The changes are a business decision designed to increase market discipline in residential lending while reducing taxpayers' exposure to the housing ...

  4. Property - International - CANADA

    Vancouver leads way as Canada experiences boom in home building

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

    ... 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 ... to a pull-back in consumer spending, capping economic growth this year in Canada at around 2 per cent, he said. Non-residential permits fell 14.6 per cent to C$2.39 billion in January, Statistics Canada ...

  5. Property - International - CANADA

    Bank of Canada's low-rate pledge revives fears of housing bubble

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 05:06am by Reuters

    ... quickly than its Group of Seven peers. But the housing market began to cool last year after the country's Conservative government, worried about a potential property bubble, tightened ... home. Low interest rates were partly to blame as Canadians reached for ever-larger mortgages in a booming market for residential real estate. The federal government has tightened mortgage ...

  6. News - World - CANADA

    Fears rise in Vancouver's Chinatown as trendy businesses move in

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Ian Young

    ... in the city, where wealthy mainland Chinese are often blamed for driving up property prices, Chinatown's interlopers are trendy young locals, who have brought a wave of new businesses ... said Ivan Drury, a prominent community organiser for the city's poor, who predicts that the "cultural gentrification" of the neighbourhood is precursor to a residential push ...

  7. Property - International - CANADA

    Canada's building boom continues

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 03:47am by Bloomberg

    ... Economists forecast a 1 per cent gain according to the median of nine responses to a Bloomberg survey. The value of residential permits issued rose 6.4 per cent to C$4.41 billion, close to the C$4.55 ... last year, according to the Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index published December 2. For non-residential construction projects, the value of permits advanced 9 per cent to C$2.79 ...

  8. Property - International - CANADA

    Venture brings Trump tower to Vancouver

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... it's Lotus Land, the relaxed West Coast," he said on June 14. "We haven't historically liked to show off our wealth." The tower will be the largest luxury residential ...

  9. Property - International - CANADA

    Canadian buyers jumping back in after brief downturn

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Canada, the largest private residential mortgage insurer in the country. Hurley acknowledges he was feeling afraid last year when sales dropped and analysts worried that tighter mortgage rules had ...



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