It’s Friday and that means it’s open topic free-for-all news round up time! Here are a few stories I’ve noticed this week:
–Lower mainland house prices drop below 2007 levels
-Shiller: Canadian housing bust looms
-Plunge-O-meter: Van prices down more than $30k
-Quattro: Yaletown comes to Surrey, burns down
–Vancouver homeless top priority for Mayoral candidates
–55% of Canadian workers live paycheque to paycheque
-Ottawa: No need to boost deposit insurance
-Calgary house prices keep on dropping
-The next bubble: Equity and commodity markets?
-IMF: US likely headed for deep prolonged recession
–Global recession could drive oil to $50 in 2009
–Michigan home sells for $1.75
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news, links and thoughts here and have an excellent weekend!
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