Hey! You made it to the end of the work week! Perhaps it’s time to get out of town, relax at home or wait in long security lines. What you do with your weekend is up to you, but what we do here is our regular end of the week economic news round up and open topic discussion post. Here are a few recent stories to kick off the conversation:
–There is no housing bubble
–Property tax deferral plan a debt time bomb?
–Scotia Capitol warns Ottawa on popping bubble
–Is Canada in a housing bubble?
–The cult of home ownership
–VREAA: Froogle Scott 4
–Five warning signs of a bubble
–First Canadian trade deficit in 34 years
–Games will give BC short term boost
–Mortgage insurance peace of mind – at a price
–The doomsday view of the mortgage market
–Ottawa weighs stricter mortgage rules
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes here and have an excellent weekend!