June sales just shy of last June’s market activity

WINNIPEG – June sales of 1,528 fell short of June 2018 market activity by 1% and 3% from the 5-year average for this month. What really stood out in June is extensive inventory which offers buyers record levels of choice in one of the most affordable housing...

Average monthly rent up 4% in Canada

Winnipeg among the least expensive cities for renters, report says Following two months of decline, the average monthly rental rate in Canada increased 4% in  May, according to the June national rent report produced by Rentals.ca and Bullpen Research & Consulting....

Winnipeg property tax among highest in Canada

By Peter Squire The temperature is rising, and so are our expenses, as by now you’ve probably received the City of Winnipeg’s annual property tax bill in your mailbox. Councillor Matt Allard, chair of Winnipeg’s infrastructure renewal and public works committee,...

May sets all-time monthly record with over 1,700 sales

WINNIPEG – May sales of 1,705 is the first time WinnipegREALTORS® has reached and eclipsed the 1,700 threshold mark for any month including May. It also broke new ground for any month with sales dollar volume vaulting over one-half billion to $526 million. The...

Winnipeg home buyers the envy of Canada

WinnipegREALTORS® likes to say Winnipeg is one of the most affordable housing markets in the country. Earlier this month, when the April MLS® market results were released, an infographic showed that 50 per cent of the single family and condominium listings available...

April MLS® sales slip back modestly from April 2018

WINNIPEG – While Manitobans welcomed spring with open arms given a long winter they also were relieved to know potential flooding threats did not come to fruition. Thanks to major engineering flood mitigating projects such as The Winnipeg Floodway or Duff’s...