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Now I have seen it all

I was riding the subway in Toronto today. There were two guys standing around talking about the Toronto and Vancouver real estate markets, and about how easy it is to make money in real estate. I have learned one thing over the years when people are standing around talking about how easy it is to make… read more »

What is a real estate bubble anyway?

A housing bubble is a run-up in housing prices fueled by demand, speculation and exuberance. Housing bubbles usually start with an increase in demand, in the face of limited supply which takes a relatively long period of time to replenish and increase. Speculators enter the market, further driving demand. This is a definition that’s provided… read more »

Catching up and looking at a few things

I’ve been busy moving so I haven’t been blogging as regularly as I would like. But the real estate markets in Canada just keep rolling along. The latest news comes from those looking at what the Bank of Canada will do next on interest rates. The Bank of Canada decided to maintain a steady course, neither… read more »