The Durham housing market saw another big increase in September.

Monday Nov 25th, 2019

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Oshawa Real Estate Market

By Dave Flaherty/The Oshawa Express Durham Region Association of Realtors (DRAR) has reported there were 956 residential transactions last month, a jump of 24 per cent from the same time in 2018.There was a slight increase in the number of new listings compared to last year, with 1,842 houses coming onto the market in September. This also represented an increase of about 300 listings in August. “Durham Region reported favourable activity during the summer market. It is positive news... [read more]

General Motors of Canada to announce 1,000 new jobs: sources

Monday Jul 11th, 2016

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General Motors of Canada Ltd. is expected to announce 1,000 new jobs at its engineering centre in Oshawa on Friday, sources said Tuesday. Details remain sketchy. The company would say only that it will be making an important announcement at the engineering centre, which has received a mandate to help develop technology related to driverless and connected cars. A little more than a year ago, GM said it was adding 100 more engineers at the facility. The announcement is unrelated to the... [read more]

Pair of takers interested in building marina at the Oshawa Harbour

Monday Jul 11th, 2016

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Boaters rejoice, a pair of marine operators have responded to the city and are interested in making a marina at the Oshawa Harbour a reality. In response to a request for expressions of interest (RFEOI) issued earlier this year, city staff received two responses from parties who would be interested in developing and operating a future marina. The plan, which includes a full-service marina and public boat launch, is part of Oshawa’s commitments to the federal government to develop... [read more]

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