Montreal Real Estate Market Update as of April 2018
Montreal Real Estate Market Update as of April 2018 begins with RBC’s recent housing report. The headline of the report says it all. “The payback continues: home sales fell again in February following regulatory change on Jan 1”. According to this report and the latest statistics, it appears as if the new mortgage tightening rules have been extremely effective. February sales across some of the major provinces in Canada show a significant decline in sales. The only exception is Montreal, which posted a 7.7% increase.
Read the full report or download it here.
The Financial Post just posted an article about the Toronto housing markets latest trends;
Toronto home prices see biggest drop in almost 30 years
March sales down 40% from a year ago, the lowest since 2009
Read the full article here:
RBC also released a new report on housing affordability, read or download it here: