Well, it’s the last weekend before the new CMHC rules come into effect, anyone out there going to any open houses? Lets do our regular end of the week news round-up and open topic economic discussion post. Here are a few recent stories to kick things off:
-Housing may have peaked
-Home sellers rush to market in record numbers
-Sharp increase in number of BC mortgages in arrears
-Canadian sales, listings and prices all rise in March
-House listings hit March Record
-The big one: earthquake or RE market collapse?
-Canada housing bubble: Its not different this time
-Frustrated couples crackshack quiz targets million$ homes
-Vancouver spent more than $550 million on winter games
-James Chanos on Chinese real estate bubble.
-US foreclosures surge, on pace for 1 million this year
-S.E.C. accuses Goldman Sachs of fraud
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes here and have an excellent weekend!