Dan and Maureen Ferguson

Broker  /  Sales Rep

Stress tests, foreign buyers and higher rates likely to impact housing market in 2018

Thursday Jan 11th, 2018


  Real estate was a major topic in the business world in 2017, and with some big changes on the horizon, the subject is likely to dominate headlines again this year. Here are five things to watch in Canadian real estate. Foreign buyers Policy-makers in Toronto and Vancouver have taken steps to try to curb activity in a perceived problem: foreign buyers gobbling up houses as investment vehicles, driving prices up for everybody else. Vancouver... [read more]

3 things to watch for in Hamilton's for-sale housing market in 2018

Tuesday Jan 09th, 2018


Hamilton's housing market rode a rollercoaster in 2017. The first few months of the year were unprecedentedly frenzied – homes sold for prices that were huge amounts higher than the same months in 2016, which was itself a hot market.   To find out more, see the below article!    http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/3-hamilton-housing-2018-1.4460560 [read more]