You made it to the end of another work-week in paradise. Lets do our regular friday round up of economic news and open topic discussion thread! Here are a few links to kick things off:
–Charts updated, not as bad as 2008 yet
–The lower mainland real estate dip
–Plummet caused by confused buyers?
–Buyers exit Toronto market
–Video: Vancouver ‘buyer market’ news
–VREAA: only a flesh wound
–Police bust $12 million mortgage fraud
–US housing: still flooded
–Chinese banks stress test for 50-60% house price drop scenario
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes here and have an excellent weekend!