Category Archives: Open Topic

Friday Free-for-all! October 18th 2019

It’s the end of another work week and that means more news in the local economy and real estate world.

Let’s do our regular end of the week news round up and open topic discussion thread, here are a few links to kick off the chat:

CRA looks to credit card receipts to find cash cheats
No return of $2mil in money laundering case
Burnaby tax on landlords
Your real estate agent hates you
Real estate market returning to equilibrium

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! October 11th 2019

It’s the end of another week and that means it’s time for another Free-for-all open topic discussion and news round up for the weekend.

Here are a few recent links to kick off the chat:

Vancouver prices falling
Without housing we’d be in a recession
Suburban dream a debt filled nightmare
Canadas debt-monster

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

Weekend Free-for-all – Goodbye September 2019!

Well that’s the end of another month, let’s wrap it up with an open topic thread and news round up. Here are a few recent links to kick off the chat:

52 years to save up for a down payment
Avalanche of Apt Buildings hitting metro
Don’t pay till you die
The 9 lives of the Canadian housing market
Politicians want you to buy

So what are you seeing out there? Post your news links, thoughts and anecdotes in the comments below and have a great day!