You made it to the end of another week! Lets do our regular end of the week news round up and open topic discussion thread for the weekend, here are a few recent links to kick off the chat!
–Closer to paid off means more expensive to escape?
–Low income and no savings? Vancity says buy a house!
–Election to kill spring rate hike?
–Anecdote on retirement planning through real estate
–Shaw lays off 500, 90 in Vancouver
–Hot Asian Money will prevent Irving California market collapse (2007)
–8 Shocks about to hit Global markets
–Catalytic Converter thefts rise with precious metal prices
–A new collapse for US housing
–Portugal may need US $99 Billion bail out
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes here and have an excellent weekend!