The CAD exchange rate for the last two days has been $.74 Canadian dollar to the US $1 Dollar . That means if you wanted to buy real estate in Canada and the price is $500k CAD it would be $370k US dollar. That gives Americans some nice buying power.
June 13, 2017 The value of the Canadian Dollar went up. The exchange rate went up to $.75 CAD to the US dollar.
Now ..here it is July 3, 2017 and the value of the Canadian dollar is $.77 CAD to the US dollar. The value is definitely ticking up.
July 15, 2017 The Canadian dollar (otherwise known as the Loonie. keeps going up) Today it is $.79 to US dollar.
July 25, 2017 The Canadian dollar is now $.80 to US dollar for the first time in two years. The economy is booming.