Some highlights from Market Watch:-
- there were 5,731 resales in February, about 2% more than February 2013;
-average home sale price in February was $553,193. It was $509,396 12 months ago;
- compared to last year, there were less new and current listings. It is continued to be a seller market;
- average detached homes and townhouses appreciated about 11% in price. Prices of detached and townhomes in '416' area raised by nearly 16% annd 21%, respectively.
"... Home prices, on average, will trend upwards at a pace well-above the rate of inflation. The impact of strong price growth and affordability by low borrowing costs," Jason Mercer, TREB's Senior Manager of Market Analysis.
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