Category Archives: Open Topic

Friday Free-for-all! Happy Friday 13th!

It’s the end of another work week and that means it’s time for another Friday Free-for-all, 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:

BC Gov to spend $1.2 billion on homeowner assistance?
BC Housing supply hits highest level in decades
Detached avg sales price down 22% year over year.
Prices to drop 8.5% in 2017
Or 50 to 80% drop from peak?
Downgrade of CIBC, Genworth & Home Capital

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

Friday Free-for-all! Happy New Year!

It’s the end of another work week and that means it’s time for the first Friday Free-for-all of 2017!

This is 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:

Lonely homes
Is rent higher in YVR or Toronto?
BC reviews homeowner grants
Best place on earth for free salt
Realty Check?
Sales fall, prices inch down

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

Friday Free-for-all! Farewell 2016!

Well, let’s call that year done shall we?

It’s another Friday at the end of another week and an another year and that means it’s time for another Friday Free-for-all!

This is 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:

Up, down or flat in 2017?
Vancouver crowded or not?
Reporting breaking news from May 2016
Cant stop visiting useless boring blog
Questioning value of BC homebuyer loans
Accurate prediction
Is the US in another bubble?

So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes here and have an excellent weekend and a Happy New Year!

Friday Free-for-all! Merry Christmas!

It’s the end of another week as we wind down another year and that means it’s time for another Friday Free-for-all.

This is 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:

grampa, what’s a rate hike?

BC vs the world

how the economy may combust

discounts

condos see another small down tick

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

Friday Free-for-all! December 16th 2016

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

This 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:

Homes so pricey gov will chip in to help
FAQs about fat family debt
prices slide in YVR up in Toronto
Looks like Vancouvers bubble has burst
What benefits to new loans program?
Bush downpayment act of 2003
How a US rate hike will affect Canadians

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