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Friday free for all! 420 dude!

Well, it’s the end of another glorious work week in the best place on earth. How are your investments doing?

It’s friday and that means it’s time for another Friday free-for-all, our open topic discussion thread for the weekend. Here are a few recent links to kick off the chat:

10k y’all

1 year sold sign reprimand

suckers blame foreign buyers

buy a vote

warning on real estate recession

So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links,thoughts and anecdotes in the comments below and have an excellent weekend!

Its Tuesday

Huh. Step away for a week and we hit over 1000 comments on that last thread.

Well here’s a new thread to reset a bit.

Does this feel like a lull in the market or a turn? What are you seeing out there in the streets and micro condos of Vancouver?

Friday Free-for-all! April 6th 2018

It’s the end of another fine week and that means it’s time for another free-for-all! This is our regular end of the week news round up and open topic discussion thread, here are a few recent links to kick off the chat:

Toronto sees big price drop
Beneficial ownership database
Speculation tax is essential
Canada China tax info exchange
Avoid investing in RE / Mortgages
Record high payments with low interest rates 

So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes in the comments below and have an excellent weekend!

Home sales fall 2x bank expectations

Southseacompany pointed out this one: Vancouver home sales fell twice as fast as a bank thought they would after new NDP taxes.

“Vancouver home sales dropped by around 30 per cent in the month after the BC NDP government introduced a plan to tackle housing affordability. But the losses look even more dramatic on a quarterly basis, according to calculations by a major bank.”

Read the full article here.

Friday Free-for-all! March 30th 2018

It’s the end of another work week and that means it’s time for another free-for-all post!

This is our normally scheduled end of the week round up and open topic thread for the weekend.

Sometimes we post news links, sometimes we don’t.

So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes in the comments below and have an excellent weekend!