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Asset bubbles according to Jeremy Grantham: Applications to the Canadian real estate market

Intro Jeremy Grantham is a living stock market legend.  He is a deep value investor who has brought new concepts to the world of stock market investing.  He championed the ‘small cap value’ approach and has a stellar track record.  … Continue reading

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Toronto condo data; China about to hit a wall?; Fiscal austerity to weigh on public sector jobs; The Age of Deleveraging; Another video primer

Toronto condo data The Toronto Real Estate Board released their most recent rental market report yesterday.  It showed both a substantial jump in rental transactions and a jump in rental inventory. “From September until the end of 2010, TREB Members … Continue reading

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Value of building permits plunges in November; Bank of Canada talks tough

Building permits plunge I suggested a few days ago that the October and November housing start data were telling vastly different stories.  November building permit data released today suggests that the spike in November housing starts, which were driven almost … Continue reading

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