Stories Tagged - benchmark price
May 03, 2021 | CREBNow
Dec. 01, 2020 | CREBNow
Sales growth over the past several months has been the strongest seen in the past five years, but the activity has not been strong enough to offset the pullbacks from the spring. Year-to-date sales remain over three per cent lower than last year's levels.
Sept. 14, 2020 | CREBNow
July 27, 2020 | CREBNow
Calgary housing sales slowed by 35 per cent compared to the previous year. This is better than original expectations, thanks to June figures that were far stronger than initial estimates. The pullback in new listings in the second quarter caused inventories to trend down, preventing a more significant decline in prices.
Oct. 02, 2019 | CREBNow
Sept. 11, 2019 | Tyler Difley
While waterfront real estate will always come at a premium, it's possible to enjoy life near the river in several Calgary communities at a much more reasonable price. Here's a selection of Calgary riverside communities with a year-to-date (YTD) benchmark price lower than the YTD citywide benchmark price of $423,300.
June 26, 2019 | Tyler Difley
Think you're a real estate expert? Familiarity with the ins and outs of homebuying and home selling can give you an edge in the housing market and save you money. So let's put your knowledge to the test!
Jan. 23, 2019 | Gerald Vander Pyl
July 04, 2018 | CREBNow
The recent mortgage rule changes and higher lending rates are factors weighing on demand and prices across some of those areas.
June 06, 2018 | CREBNow
Citywide sales activity in May totalled 1,726 units, 19 per cent below last year's levels and 24 per cent below longer-term averages. Sales activity in the detached sector declined to levels not seen in over a decade.
"The impact of rising lending rates and stricter qualification levels is causing demand to ease across all product types," said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie.