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Why Every Investor Needs to Worry About Canada's Housing Bubble
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For years now, prominent Canadian financial pundits have been warning people about the massive bubble forming in the housing market, especially in Toronto and Vancouver. And for the most part, these people have been colossally wrong. Home values in …

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One very bearish view of Canada's economy
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Other economists have cited the ever-mounting property values in Vancouver and Toronto, and the swollen debt levels that accompany them, though they aren't calling for a meltdown. Mr. Madani has long believed Canadian housing markets are headed for …

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Why the Perception of Risk for Canada's Banks From a Housing Correction Is …
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A number of institutional investors are making bets that Canada's overheated housing market is set for a U.S.-style meltdown, which they believe will have a sharp impact on Canada's banks. Despite these concerns, it appears that the perception of risk …

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Why 2016 Won't Be the Year Canada's Housing Bubble Bursts
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Last week I argued that 2016 could be the year where we finally see Canada's massive housing bubble pop. All the ingredients to the recipe are there. When looking at metrics such as price-to-median household income and price to rent, it's obvious that …

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Why 2016 Won't Be the Year Canada's Housing Bubble Bursts
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Last week I argued that 2016 could be the year where we finally see Canada's massive housing bubble pop. All the ingredients to the recipe are there. When looking at metrics such as price-to-median household income and price to rent, it's obvious that …

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Yes, It Is Time to Panic Over Canada's Housing Bubble …
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While the housing bubble burst in the United States literally brought the world economy to its knees, the suspicion over its true cause has sparked a renewed interest in the Austrian school as many considered to be within the …

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Yes, It Is Time to Panic Over Canada's Housing Bubble …
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While the housing bubble burst in the United States literally brought the world economy to its knees, the suspicion over its true cause has sparked a renewed interest in the Austrian school as many considered to be within the …

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How mortgage fraud is thriving in Canada's hot housing market
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Such policies are aimed at ensuring the housing market didn't experience a catastrophic U.S.-style meltdown. Mr. Cashin argues that they have had the opposite effect, pushing otherwise creditworthy borrowers who would have qualified for a conventional …

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'Scarily overpriced': Outsiders fear for Canada's housing markets
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Economists at home don't fear a housing crash. Nor does the Bank of Canada, although it's keeping a close eye on the market The Economist, too, said we shouldn't fear a U.S.-style meltdown because, even amid all this, Canadians are still “relatively …

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Hit by cheap oil, Canada's economy falls into recession
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The last time Canada was in recession was in 2008-09, when the U.S. housing market meltdown triggered a global credit crisis. This time around, Canada has been primarily hit by the slump in crude prices, with weakness concentrated in energy-related …

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Why many fear a 'deep correction' in Canada's housing market
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“It's this gap that – to this day – has so many calling for a deep correction in Canada.” While many observers have issued warnings about Canada's housing market, Bay Street economists don't see a meltdown coming, though some predict a natural cooling.

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Canada's housing meltdown? Must've missed that
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While it's too early for victory laps, evidence is building that the Canadian housing market has pulled off the 'fabled soft landing,' economists say.

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Is Canada's Housing Bubble 'Different'? | – Acting Man
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During the US housing bubble, even while capital was malinvested and consumed and the actual creditworthiness of borrowers constantly declined, 'credit scores' got better and better. The error was only revealed after the …

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Will oil's big drop pop Canada's housing bubble? | Financial …
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Housing markets are always, first and foremost, local. Even during the housing crisis, some markets were hit much harder than others; Miami and Las Vegas were crippled, even as Washington had an unpleasant, but fairly …

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Shadow lenders fuel risk in Canada's hot housing market …
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“Eventually what's going to happen is interest rates are going to start creeping up again and we're going to have a housing crash,” he said. “I'm sure the government's going to step in with more rules before you know it.”.

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Guest Post: Is Canada's Housing Bubble 'Different'? | Zero …
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Via Pater Tenebrarum of Acting-Man blog, Nothing to Fear, They Say According to this article, CIBC thinks the huge amount of household debt in Canada and the beginning cracks in the housing bubble are nothing to worry …

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The Monumental Housing Bubble Up North: Canada's …
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Canada's truly magnificent housing bubble, incomparably more magnificent that the housing bubble in the US that blew up with such spectacular results, is starting to worm its way into all sorts of venues. And on Tuesday …

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IMF can't stop worrying about Canada's so-called housing …
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Canada avoided the housing market crash that accompanied the financial crisis in the United States. But a post-recession housing boom, fuelled by record-low borrowing costs, has prompted some analysts to warn a bubble …

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