The average mortgage balance in this year's second quarter was $198,781, up 4.8 per cent from that period last year, according to Transunion.
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has vowed that after years of delay and halting negotiations, a series of all-weather roads linking isolated First Nations in Northern Ontario with the province's highway system will be under construction by 2019.
A woman looks at her phone while walking past a sales sign on display outside a retail store in Ottawa. Canadian retail sales cooled in June after three consecutive months of solid growth.
B.C. Green Leader Andrew Weaver says he will re-introduce legislation in the fall to push the NDP government towards legalizing ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft.
BHP Billiton won't be asking its board to build the Jansen potash project any time soon. In its year-end financial results, the global resource company says it won't be asking the board for approval to go ahead with the Jansen potash project in 2018.