Home sales in February were surprisingly hot - even in the face of record-low temperatures - as sales climbed 11.3 per cent over the same period a year ago, and so did prices, with the average detached in the City of Toronto exceeding the $1 million mark.
TORONTO, March 4 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell in volatile trading on Wednesday as shares of banks declined after recent quarterly earnings reports and energy shares slipped after the price of crude oil dropped.
Canadians are taking on more and more debt, despite an uncertain economy, a report from credit monitoring firm Equifax says. The company says total consumer debt including mortgages rose to $1.529 trillion at the end of 2014.
Fewer Manitoba/Saskatchewan residents contributed to their RRSPs this year, but the average amount contributed was higher, according to a new Bank of Montreal survey.
The owners of the stadium where the Winnipeg Blue Bombers play have filed a lawsuit that maintains the architect and builder should be made to pay for extensive repairs.