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What Interest Rates Mean For Real Estate

Well, the Bank of Canada finally did it. For the first timeĀ in seven years, the benchmark overnight rate went up a quarter of a percentage point. One must wonder, what does this mean for real estate? Well, what it means for real estate is what it means for the larger story that is the Canadian […]

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Jan 0
Jan 0

Global outlook: Eyes on the States

There’s been a lot of chatter lately about global instability. China’s stock market has been shut down twice in the last few weeks, prompting fears the country is not growing at its forecasted rate. Saudi Arabia and Iran are in a very scary staring match right now, and North Korea just tested another bomb. Commodity […]

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Mar 0
Mar 0

Arc Vancouver- A new way to live

If you’ve driven through the Cambie Street Bridge area in Downtown Vancouver lately, you’ve probably seen the changes starting to take place. A massive redevelopment is overtaking the area, and one of the centrepieces is The Arc by Concord Pacific. Labelled “the next generation of Vancouverism”, the building is being designed by Francl Architecture, a […]

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Jan 0
Jan 0

Cheap gas and cheap interest rates- What this means for you…

The Bank of Canada has announced that it has cut its interest rate by 0.25. Forecasters had been lamenting about a potential rate hike later this year, however it seems the drop in oil has forecasted other plans for our central banking system. What is happening with oil pricesĀ is far more complex than saving twenty […]

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