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Weekly Market Recap: August 31, 2015

The week in review
  • S&P Case-Shiller & FHFA HPIs were soft
  • New home sales increased to 507k
  • Consumer confidence surged to 101.5
  • Durable goods orders grew 2.0% m/m…
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Market News

Dignity Negotiable with Deposit

So I have to move. It turns out I live in a so-called “illegal dwelling unit” in the county.

At first, I was irate that the county could dictate what my landlords do with their own basement, especially because I’m not a problem tenant. 782 more words

Humor

At $1.11 million, Toronto’s detached home is climbing further out of reach | Financial Post

Forget about living in the Greater Toronto Area if you’re a first-time buyer who wants a detached home. The average detached home in the city shot past $1 million in February and the Toronto Real Estate Board says the price has climbed another 15 per cent in the four months since then. 153 more words

HOUSING MARKET

First-time buyers at risk of being squeezed out of Canada’s hot home market | Financial Post

First-time buyers continue to scramble to find their way into the housing market but it wouldn’t take much to squeeze them out, according to a new survey out Tuesday. 122 more words

HOUSING MARKET

First-time buyers at risk of being squeezed out of Canada’s hot home market | Financial Post

First-time buyers continue to scramble to find their way into the housing market but it wouldn’t take much to squeeze them out, according to a new survey out Tuesday. 122 more words

HOUSING MARKET

How Toronto became the world’s hottest luxury home market

Admit it. Every time there’s a global ranking you instinctively run down the list looking for something to brag about. Lately, if you live in Toronto, there’s been plenty to brag about.Satellite image of Canada with dollar signs marked on it Canada’s Richest Neighbourhoods 2014: The Top 25 Wealthiest NeighbourhoodsYou can add a new one to the list: the world’s hottest luxury real estate market. 89 more words

HOUSING MARKET

Tips to succeed at property investing

Anyone looking for tips to succeed at property investing should concentrate on the main one – how to quickly make a return with an investment property. 463 more words

Property Investment