If you’re self-employed and about to apply for a mortgage, be prepared for some serious form-filling. Getting financing isn’t as easy as it used to be, say mortgage brokers — and for the 15% of Canadians who earn money for themselves without a steady employer’s salary, it’s harder still. 586 more words
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According to a diplomatic source, the prime minister tied the fate of Palestinian building permits to international recognition of Israel’s right to build in the settlement blocs. 9 more words
For the second month in a row, a community off 194th Avenue S.E. topped the city in demand for single-family housing.
Walden’s 51 applications for permits to build single-family homes in October was the most of any community in Calgary, says the city’s planning and development department. 355 more words
The value of building permits in the Calgary region rose in September behind a surge in non-residential construction.
Statistics Canada said Friday that local permits totalled $537 million, up 5.5 per cent from August but still off by 4.7 per cent from a year ago. 114 more words
In the assignment last week, I had the idea to construct a latent variable to measure gentrification. It is difficult to distinguish in the building permits database the difference between neighborhood investment and gentrification. 886 more words