Monthly Archives: June 2013

What Do Young Canadians Want? Home Ownership, But It’s Getting Tougher

With Canada’s housing market levelling off after more than a decade of unprecedented growth, lately there’s been a lot of research about what young Canadians think about buying a home. Is it as important to them as it was for … Read More »

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Most Canadian Homeowners Have No Plans to Downsize

A recent survey by Leger Marketing, sponsored by Royal LePage Real Estate, found the demand for suburban detached homes remains strong among baby boomers and their children, known as Generation Y. “Baby boomers are the wealthiest generation in Canadian history,” … Read More »

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Radon Gas Is Second Leading Cause of Lung Cancer

Ongoing research into the presence and effects of radon gas has produced some disturbing results – the gas is in almost twice as many Canadian homes as previously estimated. Health Canada estimates that radon exposure causes the deaths of about … Read More »

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