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Condo development seen as downtown development boost
Posted on July 12, 2016
Condo development seen as downtown development boost

LAURA BOOTH,

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More than half of the condos going into a downtown Moncton development have now been sold. This September, ground will be broken behind city hall to make way for Five Five Queen, an eight-storey building containing condominiums, a boutique hotel and a Gahan House restaurant. Moncton-based developers Spataro Holdings and ELCE Developments, who made the...

Canadian house prices 50% overvalued compared to rents: OECD
Posted on November 23, 2017 | 13:30
Canadian house prices 50% overvalued compared to rents: OECD

Household debt levels in Canada are higher than those in any country included in a new OECD report, and the organization says it's a major risk to the country's economy.

Don't expect government meddling in the housing market to fix it: Don Pittis
Posted on November 22, 2017 | 20:09
Don't expect government meddling in the housing market to fix it: Don Pittis

When market forces go wrong, governments feel the need to intervene. But no one should pretend they understand all the consequences, especially when it comes to fixing the housing sector.

Here’s how Canadians could walk away from their homes if house prices fall
Posted on November 06, 2017 | 14:52

Opinion: When the U.S. housing market crashed many Americans simply abandoned their mortgages. Think that couldn't happen here? Guess again.

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