Real estate: fiscal conservatism/ponzi neoliberali
Evan Siddal to resign
This video is intended to give viewers an understanding of the economic
ideas behind Canada's potential housing bubble. This video also explains
why Siddal, President and CEO of the CMHC, was likely pushed from his post.
Discusses Mark Carney, Evan Siddal, Jim Flaherty, Chrystia Freeland.
Informative real estate articles
(FP - Victor Ferreira) - Financial Services Industry Structural Issues
“It’s the first time in a long time where I’ve seen listings go at asking price or over asking price,” he said, noting the last time he experienced a market like this was in the early 2000s. “I was just speaking to another agent about this: Houses are up for 48 hours and they’re gone.”
(FP - Liz Beddall) - Risk Management Issues
( G&M - Rachelle Younglai) - Competitive Issues
New real estate players are trying to grab a piece of Canada’s booming real estate market, taking on traditional brokerages in the latest battle for a share of the lucrative business.
(Better Dwelling - Stephen Punwasi) - Risk Management Issues
( G&M - KONRAD YAKABUSKI) - Risk Management Issues
The opening of Japanese retailer Uniqlo’s first Quebec store last week had the markings of a major happening in downtown Montreal, as hundreds of people lined up for hours outside the Eaton Centre location for chance to shop at the trendy chain’s largest Canadian outlet. For most in the crowd, it marked their first trip downtown in months.
( CBC - CP) - Financial Services Industry Structural Issues
(FP - Geoffrey Morgan) - Risk Management Issues
(FP - Kevin Orland, Ari Altstedter) - Attitude and Preference Issues
(UofT - Dr. R.A. Walks) - Financial Services Industry Structural Issues
(fsim.ca - Mark Sibthorpe) - Risk Management Issues
(Mortgage Broker News - J.P. Boutros) - Attitude and Preference Issues
(FP - Diane Francis) - Evolving Legislative/Regulatory Issues
(Mortgage Broker News - Ephram Vecina) - Risk Management Issues
(Mortgage Broker News - Ephram Vecina) - Public Policy Issues
( G&M - Rachelle Younglai) - Financial Services Industry Structural Issues
Real estate investors are increasingly trying to get out of closing on their newly built condos in the Toronto region, as rents plummet and banks toughen borrowing qualifications for rental properties.
( Bloomberg - Jameelah D Robinson) - Risk Management Issues
After an increase in wildfires, storms and other natural disasters, many cities have begun both short and long-term planning for infrastructure that will blunt the effects of climate change. Their current property values could be at stake as well.
(Huffington Post - Daniel Tencer) - Attitude and Preference Issues
(CNBC - Weizhen Tan) - Risk Management Issues