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The Wealth Gap: Canada’s Richest and Poorest

New data from Statistics Canada shows that the wealth gap between Canada’s richest 20 percent and the poorest has nearly doubled between 1999 and 2012.

Canada’s Best Places to Live in 2015

Ever wondered where’s the best place to live in Canada? MoneySense knows.

After months of sifting through reports from Environics Analytics, Statistics Canada and other data providers, MoneySense released their annual report on the best places to live in Canada in 2015.

Open House, Open Eyes

Do you know what you should look for when visiting an open house? We do!

It can be tough to remember what to keep an eye out for when visiting an open house, especially if you’re the type of person that quickly falls in love with décor or layout. Next time you check out an open house, keep these helpful tips in mind.

All is not equal across Canada

According to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), housing markets are expected to remain stable for the rest of the year, and housing starts are expected to moderate in 2015 and 2016.

BC Housing Market Breakthough

The BC housing market had a red-hot April.

British Columbia had its strongest April in more than a decade, according to the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA).

Despite concerns about Alberta’s economic woes spilling over the border, BC’s province-wide sales in April were up to 9,952 transactions, a 28.7 percent increase from the year-ago period.

June sales are hot!

Low borrowing rates and high demand continues to fuel BC's housing market.

According to the latest report from the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA), residential sales increased more than 25 percent in June, making it the second strongest June on record.

Vancouver Investment Property Soaring

Continuing to chase Vancouver investment property, investors are willing to pay a hefty price to get their hands on any.