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Friday Assorted Links

1A. The new “Coolest City on the East Coast“.

1B. Some of the best television in history.

2. Better to buy or rent? … 241 more words


Downsizing is actually not a good way to save money

It’s time to debunk the myth of zero housing costs in retirement if we want to understand why retirees resist downsizing. Retirees have at least five reasons to be wary of the costs of downsizing. 870 more words

More than one-third of young Canadian adults live with their parents: 2016 census

Just over one-third of young adults in Canada are living with their parents, according to the 2016 census.

This number has been increasing slowly since 2001. 455 more words


Modest rate hikes will have little impact on sales of high-end homes: Sotheby's

TORONTO – The CEO of Sotheby’s International Realty Canada says a modest increase in the overnight lending rate will probably have very little impact on the Canadian housing market, particularly in the high-end segment. 289 more words


More House Than I Need Now

Since Kathy died in 2014 I have wanted to downsize and move from my house to a smaller place. My house is not large. Two families raised their children here before we bought it in 1997. 312 more words

Hong Kong leader-elect says she's determined to tackle high cost of housing


Tue Mar 28, 2017 | 4:50am EDT

A man shakes hands with Carrie Lam, chief executive-elect, a day after she was elected in Hong Kong, China March 27, 2017. 503 more words