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Session Overview

The COVID-19 pandemic has introduced unprecedented uncertainty to economic and housing outlooks.

Home prices in some of Canada’s major urban centers could decline by as much as 12 per cent over the next 18 months before recovering completely in 2022, according to a new report from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp., the country’s federal housing agency.

View our webinar recording with Nigel D’Souza and Brian Bell as they talk about the topics below.

  • Overview of May 2020 housing market stats and YTD highlights
  • What do the changes in eligibility rules for mortgage insurance mean for Real Estate Investors?
  • What is an effective framework in thinking through the impact of Covid-19 on the Canadian Housing Markets?
  • What do the latest numbers tell us about the state of the ownership and rental markets?
  • What indicators should buyers, investors, sellers be tracking to better inform their decision making?


Nigel D’Souza

Investment Analyst @Veritas Investment Research

Nigel D’Souza is an Investment Analyst for Veritas Investment Research. Nigel’s coverage includes banks and life insurers. In 2019, Nigel was recognized by Refinitiv StarMine as the top stock picker among analysts covering Canadian banks and was ranked as the sixth overall stock picker among all analysts. Nigel is a CFA Charter holder and graduated with high distinction from the University of Toronto .

Brian Bell

President @Giraffe Realty

Brian is the President and Broker of Record of Giraffe Realty. A senior executive with cross functional experience in financial services, insurance and real estate. He is a proactive strategic thinker with a proven track record of helping organizations achieve growth. Brian is a licensed real estate broker and graduated with a Masters from Queen’s University. He has also completed his MBA in Finance and Public Relations from Wilfrid Laurier University.

Khushboo Jha

CEO @BuyProperly Limited

Khushboo Jha is the CEO of BuyProperly Limited. She has an MBA from Wharton School, Univ of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor degree in Architecture from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur. She has over 10+ years of experience at Amazon, Deutsche Bank and Accenture. She is a builder at heart and has built and launched two marketplaces within Amazon and has extensive experience leveraging AI for efficiency. She has lived and worked in US, UK, Canada, and India.

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