As I wrote yesterday, I have a big backlog of links to show you, so I am going to try to post them through the weekend in order to catch you up on what I think is the important news. Here is the next batch. Enjoy.
News links for 6 Apr 2013
Canada housing market: Signs of downturn seen everywhere | Mortgages & Real Estate | Personal Finance | Financial Post
"Any hopes of a rebound in housing demand are slipping away and the signs of a significant real estate downturn are everywhere. National home sales declined 2.1% from January to February, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association, and actual activity came in 15.8% below levels in February, 2012. Almost 80% of local markets posted year-over-year declines in house sales while new listings dropped 60%; worst in Tor...
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