Hey! It’s weekend time and that means it’s time for our end of the week news round up and open topic discussion on all things economy and real estate. Here are a few recent stories to kick off the chat:
-Olympic Village: Will you buy ‘em at 50% off?
-Olympic Village trapped in vicious hollow circle
-How will rising interest rates affect house prices?
-RBC predicts stronger economy will offset rate increases
-Race-baiting from the air: local realtors take a helicopter ride outnumbered by media
-In 2003 there were 35 China born White Rock residents, 1425 from UK
-Shiller “a little bit worried” about Canadian housing market
-TD: BC debt to income at 160%, “most vulnerable” province
-$10 Trillion destroyed so far in US bubble burst
-Dubai prays for housing market recovery
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes here and have an excellent weekend!