August 2023 new-home sales update

Numbers were much better than 2022, but still well below average as buyers continue to take a wait-and-see approach.

August resale: Housing remains unaffordable

The August numbers show housing is still unaffordable for many in Ottawa.

July 2023 new-home sales update

There were “no surprises,” says industry analyst PMA Brethour Realty, but numbers are still down.

Developments coming soon

The following developments are expected to launch within the next six months.

Resale market ticks up again up in July

Ottawa's resale market continued to show signs of new life last month..

June 2023 new-home sales

Despite a much better performance than last June, it’s still a slow market.

Ottawa's resale market generally hopeful

The Ottawa Real Estate Board is bullish on the coming months.

Ontario looks at capping price hikes on pre-construction homes

The province is considering regulating price increases on pre-construction homes that have already been sold.

Ottawa rental market update

As demand fuels lower vacancy rates and an increase in tenants, we take a look at the status of Ottawa’s rental market.

A ‘wobbly’ recovery in the new-home market

As the May numbers show, the housing market’s recovery is not a smooth process, says industry analyst

Former Bank of Canada governor disrupts homeownership model

What's wrong with never paying off your mortgage? asks Stephen Poloz.

Resale market firmly back in sellers' territory

Sales growth and shrinking inventory are a worrying trend for buyers.

April new-home sales show improvement

Sales are increasing but the market is still vulnerable, analyst says.

April resales good for sellers, not so much for buyers

Ottawa market no longer balanced as inventory dips and demand grows.

March new-home sales inch upwards

Sales are ‘going in the right direction (but) many buyers will continue to be sidelined.’

Spring is here for Ottawa's resale market

Small upticks in the market a sign of spring, says real estate board.

Small signs of life in February new-home sales

The numbers are still low, but there are ‘marginal month-over-month increases.’

Resale doldrums may be lifting

February numbers could mean brighter days ahead (or not).


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