TORONTO, ONTARIO, December 5, 2023 – High borrowing costs and uncertain economic conditions continued to weigh on Greater Toronto Area (GTA) home sales in November 2023. Sales were down on a year-over-year basis, while listings were up from last year’s trough in supply. With more choice in the market, selling prices remained basically flat year-over-year.
SALES SUMMARY The good news for October was that sales on TRREB at 4,646 matched September levels. The bad news was that October sales were the lowest for this month since 1998! So where do buyers and sellers look for some positive signs? First, it would appear that the Bank of Canada rates have plateaued at 5%….