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CRA Flipping out on Flippers

Source: Globe and Mail

Darryl Greer of Business in Vancouver reports on a practice that has been so universally accepted that even folks employed in banks were doing it-buying condos before they were built, and then “flipping” or selling the presale contracts before the buildings were ready for occupancy.   335 more words

Housing

“Detroit” premiere shows that we need to tell our own story

The world premiere of the movie Detroit was held on July 25 and yet it left this lifelong Motor City resident feelin’ some kinda way. 536 more words

Entertainment

Richmond Rethinks Massey Bridge Crossing, Delta Not So Much

It’s a new day but not in Delta where the City Manager and the Mayor continued their advocacy for a very big bridge last night at Delta Council. 416 more words

Infrastructure

Ideological filter - Religion

Update – Was talking to a friend and figured I did clarify some points.

  1. This is also another opinion. It’s not mathematically factual information. So it is as biased as any other bias at the core of it.
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Are Group Homes for Disabled a Relic of the 20th Century?

You may be following Ms. Sinenomine on Twitter, she is an advocate for disabled rights and writes extremely well. She is also an individual that reminds us of our collective responsibilities to ensure that everyone in our society has the same rights and freedoms enjoyed by able bodied persons.  348 more words

Housing