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!