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- Inflation tops expectations.....is a rate hike now all but assured?; Will Canada be 'going dutch'?
- Stocks sell off as S&P cuts US outlook; Does a drop in foreign demand for Canadian bonds signal rising fixed interest rates?; Greek restructuring would be "catastrophic"
- How important is construction to economic growth and employment across Canada?: Part 2
- China's property bubble at risk?; What is driving oil prices?; Greek bond yields explode as Germany states support for restructuring
- How important is construction to economic growth and employment across Canada?: Part 1
- Bank of Canada holds the line; Royal LePage releases 'research report'; "Canadian 30 year olds are screwed!"
- Measuring the potential economic impact of a housing bust
- "Housing: Real Insanity".....Great article in Canadian Business
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Tag Archives: canada
You may recall that David Madani from Capital Economics released two reports earlier this year which were exactly in line with the preditions on this blog. In the first report, he outlined his concerns about the Canadian real estate market, focusing on … Continue reading
I’m currently working with some data to show the historic relationship between house prices in Canada and various other factors such as inflation, population growth, immigration, income, mortgage debt, rents, etc. I’ll share the data as I complete it and … Continue reading
The ‘tapped out’ consumer Scotia economics has reiterated a call that I’ve been sticking to all year: The Bank of Canada will be highly hesitant to raise rates later this year…..if at all. But for the housing bulls who frequent … Continue reading
I have to apologize for my short posts lately. I will be back to more in depth analysis shortly, but this is a very busy time for me. I would like to very quickly discuss the cool interactive global property … Continue reading
Steve Keen is a professor at the University of Western Sydney and is the author of several great books on economics. He also writes the fantastic economics blog, “Debt Deflation“. If you aren’t familiar with his work, you owe it … Continue reading
Reckoning day for the mortgage market? Today’s the day that the axe falls on the 35 year amortization mortgage. As of today, being approved for a mortgage gets just a little tougher. In addition, the amount of home equity that … Continue reading
We’re discussing the questionable findings of a Bank of America Merril Lynch report titled “Our Homes Have Four Walls” in which they argue that strict lending standards and the generally conservative nature of the Canadian consumer will allow house prices … Continue reading
Bank of America Merill Lynch has released a new report about Canadian real estate titled, “Our Homes Have Four Walls“. Hat tip to Dylan for emailing this to me. The main conclusion of the report is as follows: “Valuation metrics … Continue reading
This is the title of a fascinating new report by TD economics. I have long warned that the possibility of a hard landing in China remains the greatest black swan event for the Canadian (and world) economy. …The Canadian economy … Continue reading