rental market

Canadian Apartment Magazine

On the road to recovery

New data from Altus Group, Morguard, and Rentals.ca show a slump in sales and declining rental rates as we ease our way down the road to recovery.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Average monthly rents decline in April

Average monthly rents were down in April over March in most Canadian cities, including Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary and Ottawa, according to the latest data from Rentals.ca and Bullpen Research & Consulting.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Survey finds 1 in 10 Canadians believe they’ll be renting forever

According to new research from Finder.com, more than 3.4 million Canadians believe they'll never own a home, particularly in the frame of the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Avenue Living reports positive April rent revenue

Despite the drastic economic downturn due to COVID-19, Calgary-based Avenue Living reports that the large majority of its tenants paid their April rent.
Airbnb longer-term strategy

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Airbnb shifts towards longer-term rental strategy

With the pandemic putting an abrupt halt to travel and tourism, short-term vacation rentals have seen a sharp decline in bookings. As a result, changes are afoot at Airbnb with a longer-term strategy now underway.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Tight market conditions persist in GTA

New CMHC rental market survey sheds light on the main drivers affecting the GTA's tight market conditions.
urban growth

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Tackling the challenges of urban growth

As rents continue to climb in Canada’s major metropolitan areas, “creative” and “collaborative” solutions will be needed to tackle the challenges of urban growth.
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REMI Network

Five policies that could affect the housing market

Immigration figures into the Real Estate Investment Network’s list of five policies that are likely to affect the future housing market.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Finding an Apartment Just Got Easier

RentSeeker.ca continues to lead the market as one of Canada’s largest, most visited, and most trusted apartment finders.
Apartments

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Rental prices leveling out in major European cities

After continuous, and sometimes steep, increases in rent in major European cities over the past few years, prices seem to have plateaued and are leveling out this quarter, according to a new report from HousingAnywhere.
vacancy rates

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Average rents decline slightly in March

Overall, average rents in Canada declined slightly in March after three straight months of increasing rental rates, according to the April national rent report produced by Rentals.ca and Bullpen Research & Consulting.
apartment market

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Rental supply shortages fuel demand

According to CMHC's 2017 Rental Market Survey, the average vacancy rate for purpose-built rental apartment units across Canada decreased from 3.7 per cent in October 2016 to 3.0 per cent in October 2017.
urban growth

CondoBusiness

GTA condo markets tighten in Q4

Condominium apartment sales in the GTA climbed 22.3 per cent year-over-year to 6,831 in Q4-2016, according to the Toronto Real Estate Board.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Top rental trends of 2016

With over 395,000 live listings currently in its real estate channel—of which, over 83,000 listings are apartments and condos for rent—Kijiji’s rental listing data provides a great window into Canadian rental trends.
urban growth

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Rental market demand propels sector growth

A new report from Urbanation suggests rental market demand is hot given both condo rentals and purpose-built construction starts saw record numbers in 2015.
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REMI Network

Canada’s most expensive rental markets

Preliminary data from the CMHC’s Fall Rental Market Survey show that average monthly rents are still rising in Calgary and Edmonton despite fewer Canadians moving there.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Economic downturn has rental repercussions

With low oil prices and slow housing starts predicted to take their toll on the economy, what effects will they have on Alberta's rental market? Amit Grover of Colliers, Edmonton, shares his insights.