Foreign buyers a mere memory: report
Foreign homebuyers in Canada are mostly a mere memory, according to Foreign Buyers Analysis, a new report from Baker Real Estate Incorporated. This report is based on homes Baker has sold over the past 10 years.
B.C. floods swamp building supply lines
The already fragile supply chain of building materials has been cut off or curtailed across B.C. as a result of massive flooding in the province.
‘Release Crown land for housing’ says land agent
A veteran land agent in British Columbia argues the solution to Canada’s housing shortage and subsequent home price increases is to release more government-owned land for residential development.
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.
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