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Housing Starts

As the second half of 2018 approached, there were some very promising signs in Calgary’s new home construction industry for the rest of the year. Read more

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No matter what you’re selling, it really pays to understand who your customer is and what they want. That applies from selling sausages to new homes — and everything in between. Read more

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Besides its regular data on new home construction and the resale and rental markets, CMHC also has some very interesting reports that come out on a regular basis that delve into the housing market at a much deeper level than anyone else. Read more

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If there was a housing market slump in 2017, somebody forgot to tell Cochrane. In fact, local home buyers an builders teamed up and nearly doubled last years homes! Read more

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Homeownership in the Calgary region remains a popular choice among people. In fact, a recent Housing in Canada report by Statistics Canada found some key information from the 2016 census. Read more

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Taking a look at housing prices over a long period of time can be a very interesting endeavour. It really can tell you how a market has performed while also showcasing its ups and downs. Read more

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From housing stats to economic indicators, potential homebuyers or sellers need to stay informed to make informed decisions. Here we’ll take a close look at recent data to give people a snapshot of what’s happening in the housing market. Read more

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Is the economy bouncing back? What will be the effect of the different levels of government; federal, provincial and municipal? Will the cost of houses go up? Will mortgage rates? Is now a good time to buy? Read more

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Subscribers to NHSLive in Calgary will now be able to access current data on actively selling and contemplated new condominium and townhome projects in Airdrie and Cochrane. Read more

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Did you know the CMHC has Cochrane housing start statistics going back more than 25 years? It’s true! In fact, I can tell you that in 1990 there were 106 total new home starts in Cochrane —all but one of them single family. Read more

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there are some solid reasons for optimism moving into the second quarter of 2017 as far as the Airdrie new home market is concerned. Total new home starts, but they have been inching closer to last years numbers every month. A sign of things to come? Read more

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Total housing starts in the Calgary Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) fell to 508 actual units in February 2017. Read more

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If a picture is worth 1,000 words — as the old saying goes — then what’s a chart or graph worth? Well, to an admitted number cruncher and housing industry journalist like myself, actually, quite a bit. Read more

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Housing starts in Calgary in January are sliding compared to previous months. Read more

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Richard Cho takes a look at Decembers housing starts. And it looks good. Read more

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Calgary’s multi-family housing sector will likely spend a fair amount of 2017 moving inventory that has been accumulating since 2015. After that? Well, there’s a strong hint that things could start to improve. Read more

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Richard Cho reviews the Calgary Census Metropolitan Area trends seen in November, 2016. Read more

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Richard Cho looks at Octobers struggling housing starts. Read more

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With just a couple of reporting months left in this forgettable year, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. is suggesting housing starts for this 12-month period could be about a third less than what they were a year ago. Read more

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Housing starts in the Calgary Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) were higher in September, boosted by the start of construction of new multi-family units. Read more

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