“Indeed, the second half of 2010 has proven to be weaker than expected, and Calgary’s housing market is taking some time to re-gain traction,” says Diane Scott, president of CREB®. “Subdued sales have meant buyers have an abundance of products to choose from, and they can be selective in their buying criteria.”
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MBABC is always looking for ways we can help you grow your business. MEM was designed as a means to connect with your community and further establish you as a preferred home financing specialist.
MEM is a complete program designed to give you educational content applicable to today's consumer, and enable you to deliver a relevant, interesting and professional seminar. You may opt to team up with service providers such as appraisers, realtors and insurers to reach a larger client base - resulting in increased consumer awareness of the benefits of using a mortgage broker.
Building your client base and community profile, educating interested consumers and ultimately increasing your sales are the biggest benefits of participating in Mortgage Education Month.
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TorontoMLS® system in January 2011. This result was 13 per cent lower than the record result reported
in January 2010. "While off the record pace experienced a year ago, the GTA resale market has started the year on a solid
footing. Home buyers in Toronto and surrounding areas continue to benefit from a diversity of housing
types for sale at many different price points," said TREB President Bill Johnston.
“The GTA resale market has tightened since the summer. Healthy market conditions continued to support growth in the average selling price,” said Toronto Real Estate Board President Bill Johnston.
Members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 1,149 residential properties in July through the Board’s Multiple Listing Service® system compared with 1,578 in July 2009, a decrease of 27.2 per cent.
This represented a 29 per cent decrease compared to the 3,832 sales recorded during the same period in 2009. New listings, at 4,770 were down eight per cent compared to the first two weeks of August 2009.
“The level of July sales remained below the expected long-term trend. The market has become more balanced following record monthly sales through most of the winter and early spring,” said Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) President Bill Johnston.
“Riding the wave of renewed economic growth and the recovering labour market, the volume of IC&I leased space continues to run well above last year’s levels,” Commercial Council Chair Larry Purchase noted.
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