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London, Ontario
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Edmonton residential land sales slump
If housing is a harbinger of a city's economy, Edmonton could be in trouble. Residential land sales in the Alberta capital dropped 57 per cent last year from 2016...

First-timer buyers could lead GTA recovery
Spring is traditionally the time when everything sprouts—including home sales. But this year in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), even with a record warm weather, the housing market is as cold as December.

Four top things homebuyers want
Four of this year's top design trends in the housing market, according to Home BUILDER magazine and its industry sources.



Kitchens still the reno money room
Housing demographics have changed over the years and Canada’s housing market has changed in the past few months, but a national survey shows that one home aspect remains constant.

Contractors face trust issues
A new Reno-Assistance survey conducted by Ipsos across Canada has found that two in three Canadians (64 per cent) do not trust general renovation contractors.

Detached houses lead Calgary builds
New detached houses in Calgary are seeing higher starts, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC).

Feds and British Columbia ink housing agreement
The federal government and the B.C. government have formalized a $990 million agreement, originally floated in November 2017, that proponents say will repair and preserve about 34,500 social housing units and deliver thousands of new affordable rental homes.

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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.


Renovator profile:
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.

ECONOMICS REPORT:
Don’t Stress the Stress Tests: Housing Starts to Remain Stable in “Lukewarm” Market.

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