Has anyone heard of the consumer confidence surveys that are announced on new radio stations and written about in the business section of the newspaper? I used to think “who cares”. Is it a big deal if some consumer confidence survey says that people are more or less confident than they were 3 months ago? […]
Some American friends were visiting us in Toronto. We took this opportunity to discuss the difference between the Canadian and US Real Estate Markets. We discovered some very interesting assumptions about both markets. The American housing market has lost close to 30% of it’s value over the course of the last 3 years. The American […]
Marking the second straight month of declining sales, Vancouver home sales figures for June fell 30% below comparable numbers for June, 2009. Even with the decline, the nearly 3000 sales make it the second busiest June on record. The decline did not surprise most analysts, who had predicted the over-heated market would cool as interest […]
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