Housing Market Short and Long-Term Predictions

Housing Market Short and Long-Term Predictions

The coronavirus pandemic paused all sectors of the economy, and real estate is no exception. Many buyers rethought about reassessed their planned purchases, and sellers re-evaluated the state of the market. Some areas such as Los Angeles, where affordability for new homes was already stretched, will see the potential for pricing declines in the coming…

Comparing Canada and United States Housing Finance Systems – Some Interesting Facts

Comparing Canada and United States Housing Finance Systems – Some Interesting Facts

Canadian government does not have a goal of increasing the rate of home ownership. Rather, they encourage the availability of housing across a variety of tenure types – home ownership, rental housing, supportive housing and transitional housing. The housing needs of low-income Canadians are addressed through government assistance programs. In the United States, federal policy…