Alright! The end of the week means it’s time to do our weekly economic news roundup and open topic discussion. Here are a few recent stories I’ve noticed:
-New mortgage rules to create short term boom?
-Danielle Park on new mortgage rules (video)
-Record household debt not a crisis
-Your bubble is my debt burden
-Canada not immune to downward housing pressure
-Inflation rate jumps to 1.9% in January
-US Jobless claims unexpectedly jump
-Interest rates still headed higher
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes here and have a golden weekend!