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This Week’s Top Stories: Global Stagflation Risks Rise, and Canadian Real Estate Sees A Leading Indicator Crash

Time for your weekly cheat on this week’s top stories. Canadian Real Estate Global Stagflation Reminiscent Of The 1970s Is Forming, And It’s Bad News: National Bank National bank of Canada’s chief economist warned of a new risk — stagflation. This is a period of high inflation and low economic growth, and the first signs […]

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Canadian Real Estate Is Likely To Be Contained By Rising Rates and The BoC: BMO

Canadian real estate is in for a short-term boost, but market factors are likely to cool demand. BMO‘s Robert Kavcic’s latest research note covered Toronto real estate’s September boom. The bank’s senior economist sees a short-term boost to demand, as conditions tighten. This should be tempered by a rising rate environment in the not-so-distant future. […]

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This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Mortgage Rates Set To Climb, New Zealand Targets Speculators, and Berlin Evicts Landlords

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s most important stories.  Canadian Real Estate Canadian GDP Slips Lower As The Real Estate Boom Turns Into A Drag Canadian real GDP contracted in the most recent data, partially due to a housing drag. Real GDP dropped 0.1% in July, following a 0.6% increase in June. The […]