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Lessons in mass psychology courtesy of the RBC housing survey….Does it also point to a potential buyer drought later in 2011?

Glimpses into mass psychology RBC released a housing survey yesterday.  It is full of mostly useless information, but there were a few tidbits that jumped out at me. First of all, the survey notes that 90% of Canadians still feel … Continue reading

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More on the mortgage rule changes…

The announced mortgage rule change has generated a great deal of coverage in the media and general interest among the public.  Yesterday was the busiest day this blog has ever seen, with a huge influx of new readers who stumbled … Continue reading

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Harper warns of mortgage rule changes; Canada’s economic albatross; Amazing post by Mish

Harper hints at rule changes An interview with Stephen Harper aired on Christmas day on CTV.  The PM discussed a number of topics including the economy, Afghanistan, and US relations.  While discussing the current state of the economy and upcoming … Continue reading

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