Mobile condo sales office rolls to buyers
Developer Trillium Projects and GN Holdings Ltd. have packed the pre-sales centre for the new Ella condominium project in Vancouver into a truck that can roll right up to a potential buyer’s home.
Poloz holds door open for rate cut
Canadian home sales are now almost 20 per cent above the six-year low reached in February 2019, but remain 7 per cent below the heights reached in 2016 and 2017 when many fretted over a housing bubble.
Four-in-ten buyers would cut back on food
A new survey of Canadian homebuyers shows that 44 per cent would cut back on food to be able to afford their home.
Many homes in Canada cost under $300,000
Despite numerous reports regarding the lack of affordable housing in Canada, it is increasingly a problem concentrated in Metro Vancouver and the Greater Toronto Area, according to data from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).
Drones Top Roofing Tool
Flying eyes can improve safety and give birds-eye view for repairs.
Attack on Demand
Governments are gutting Canada’s housing market by stifling demand and stalling supply.
Market Report: Quebec Steps Up
La belle province has its housing groove back.
Design, build and keep the HAMMERDOWN
Despite government disruptions home builders delivered 200,000 new homes and more than one million jobs in 2017.
TOOL TALK: Renovation is Outpacing New Construction
One characteristic of renovation is that contractors are more a jack of all trades, using a wider variety of tools than new construction workers and often dabbling in fields that are not their speciality.
COMMON CENTS CONSTRUCTION:
Future-Proofing the Home Building Industry.
Don’t Stress the Stress Tests: Housing Starts to Remain Stable in “Lukewarm” Market.
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