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Kunal Sawhney

Kunal Sawhney
Kunal Sawhney is the founder and CEO of Kalkine. An accomplished financial professional, he has extensive expertise in equity markets and adopts quantitative and qualitative stock selection practices.

Look for the real estate market to level off

CREA data tells us the March 2021 peak of over $716,000 is now a thing of the past. The average price in August was $663,500, about the same as July. For four straight months, prices headed south before leveling off.

The opportunity cost of real estate investment

A buildup of high mortgage debt remains an outlier, and a likely cause of concern but only in the event of a slower-than-expected economic revival.

What to expect from rental yields in Canada

“Has the market peaked” or “is the bubble nearing its burst” are questions that are dominating the housing market of Canada.

Demand will stay strong for luxury market and small-town real estate

What does housing demand rely on? Is it the need to buy something or having more-than-enough disposable income?

Realtors should reflect on developments in macroeconomic landscape

In the past couple of months, the sales figures have slowed, according to data from CREA. Does this mean Canada’s housing market growth has reached its peak?

Rising mortgage debt can correct housing market

Canadian households are “loaded with mortgage debt”. If the Bank of Canada’s warning is anything to go by, the decline in household income will be coupled with a fall in housing prices.

Housing sector inflation adds to economy’s vulnerabilities

Houses in Canada are becoming increasingly unaffordable. The trend has defied all predictions. The growing inequality calls for a course correction in Canada’s housing market.