June home sales fall 6.7 per cent: biggest monthly decline since 2010
The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales in June posted their largest monthly drop since 2010, with the Greater Toronto market leading the decline.
The association says sales for June were down 6.7 per cent compared with May on a national basis, with month-over-month declines in 70 per cent of all local markets.
It says the Greater Toronto area showed the biggest drop.
Compared with a year ago, Canadian national sales in June were down 11.4 per cent.
The national average price for a home sold in June was $504,458, up 0.4 per cent from a year ago.
Excluding Greater Vancouver and Greater Toronto, the national average price was $394,660.
Three goals in the first 2:35 of the game propelled the IceDogs to a 5-2 exhibition win in Kitchener. Stephen Dhillon was outstanding in goal as Billy Burke's Dogs faced a large number of shorthanded situations.
Ondrej Machala scored two goals and added an assist as the IceDogs dropped a 7-5 decision to the Kitchener Rangers. The third game of the pre-season was played before a great crowd at the Fleming Centre in Beamsville.
Two first period goals in under a minute were not enough as Barrie held off the IceDogs 4-2 Thursday night. Drew Hunter and Andrew Bruder both scored their first goals in the opening twenty.