Canadian home sales hold steady in June

Ottawa, ON, July 15, 2019 – Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were little changed in June 2019 from the previous month. Highlights: National home sales edged back 0.2% month-over-month (m-o-m) in June. Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity ticked up 0.3% year-over-year (y-o-y). The number of newly [...]

By |2019-07-15T07:00:38-06:00July 15th, 2019|CREA News|0 Comments

5 tips on how to sell real estate faster

Selling real estate can be stressful, but it doesn’t always need to be. Of course your grande prairie realtors will take care of most things, but there are actually some things you can do as well. Here are 5 tips on how to sell real estate faster. Snacks during the open house As open house [...]

By |2019-07-10T13:00:48-06:00July 10th, 2019|Real Estate Articles|0 Comments

Canadian home sales rise again in May 2019

Ottawa, ON, June 14, 2019 – Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales climbed further in May 2019. Highlights: National home sales rose 1.9% month-over-month (m-o-m) in May. Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was up 6.7% year-over-year (y-o-y). The number of newly listed homes edged back by 1.2% m-o-m. [...]

By |2019-06-14T07:00:00-06:00June 14th, 2019|CREA News|0 Comments

Quarterly Forecasts

CREA Updates Resale Housing Market Forecast Ottawa, ON, June 14, 2019 – The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) Systems of Canadian real estate boards and associations in 2019 and 2020. Many of the economic fundamentals that support housing activity remain strong [...]

By |2019-06-14T06:59:06-06:00June 14th, 2019|CREA News|0 Comments

Why you need to hire Grande Prairie Realtors

These days the internet is the best tool when it comes to buying and selling real estate. Because of that, people are starting to think they no longer need a real estate agent. In this article we will go over some of the main reasons why you should hire Grande Prairie real estate agents. Expert [...]

By |2019-06-13T15:16:51-06:00June 13th, 2019|Real Estate Articles|0 Comments

Canadian home sales rise in April 2019

Ottawa, ON, May 15, 2019 – Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales climbed in April 2019. Highlights: National home sales improved by 3.6% month-over-month (m-o-m) in April. Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was up 4.2% year-over-year (y-o-y). The number of newly listed homes climbed 2.7% m-o-m. The [...]

By |2019-05-15T07:00:50-06:00May 15th, 2019|CREA News|0 Comments

CREA supports efforts to crack down on money laundering

Ottawa, ON, May 14, 2019 ­— Recent reports highlight real estate in Canada can be a haven for money launderers due to its stability and value. The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) fully supports governments’ efforts to crack down on money laundering. CREA would like to underscore the British Columbia Real Estate Association’s position, “real estate [...]

By |2019-05-14T14:13:04-06:00May 14th, 2019|CREA News|0 Comments

Looking to Invest in real estate in Grande Prairie?

Are you interested in investing in Grande Prairie realty? Moving to a new place can be a bit scary but it doesn’t have to be. Here is some information about the Grande Prairie and the surrounding area you may find useful before the move. The city of Grande Prairie is the seventh largest city in [...]

By |2019-05-08T15:30:12-06:00May 8th, 2019|Real Estate Articles|0 Comments

Canadian home sales edge higher in March 2019

Ottawa, ON, April 15, 2019 – Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales edged higher in March 2019 after having declined sharply the previous month. Highlights: National home sales edged up 0.9% month-over-month (m-o-m) in March. Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down 4.6% year-over-year (y-o-y). The number of [...]

By |2019-04-15T07:00:29-06:00April 15th, 2019|CREA News|0 Comments

CREA Welcomes Focus on Housing in Budget 2019

Ottawa, ON, March 19, 2019 –  The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) welcomes the various measures in Budget 2019 that will help address housing affordability and provide meaningful support for Canadians.  REALTORS® have been advocating on behalf of millennials and others who aspire to homeownership but are struggling to reach their goal amid a challenging environment. [...]

By |2019-03-20T09:32:15-06:00March 20th, 2019|CREA News|0 Comments