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CANADAS DOOMSDAY FORECASTERS GET IT WRONG AGAIN

Predicting a housing crash in Canada has become an annual feature for some doomsday forecasters, particularly in the condo market. With unprecedented condo growth in Canada’s three major cities during the last decade, some observers feel the end of the … 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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The Changing Face of Canada’s Home Improvement Retailers

Could big box home improvement stores be on their way out? Canada’s largest home improvement retailer, Rona Inc., recently announced plans to turn 13 big-box stores into new, smaller “proximity” stores that will decrease the sales area by 30 to … Read More »

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