We're starting to hear a lot about a new victim class in the Canadian economy - the first-time home buyer. Houses in some cities keep rising in price, while the federal government keeps making home buying either less accessible or more expensive.
Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a vigorous defence of globalization and free trade in a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday, which underscored Beijing's desire to play a greater global role as the United States turns inward.
VANCOUVER - B.C.'s housing minister says a program to help first-time homebuyers received applications within hours of launching.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's spokesman is suggesting his boss was echoing the sentiments of his predecessor when he said Canada would “phase out” Alberta's oilsands.
Canada's real estate market will have a hard act to follow after a record-setting 2016 for prices and sales. The average price for various housing types sold nationally for all of 2016 reached a new yearly high of $490,495, up 10.7 per cent from 2015 ...