A Chill Starts to Creep into the G.T.A. Housing Market

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Will the lulling, bucolic days of August be the harbinger for the G.T.A housing market for the remainder of 2018 & 2019? Metaphorically the Bank of Canada now sits between a rock and a hard place, regarding it`s predicament to raise rates or hold rates steady. Domestic inflation is now greater > 3.2 %. Nearly […]

The Would Be Donald Trumps Are Everywhere!

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The provincial government is talking about imposing a speculators tax.  Perhaps as the Scottish philosopher & economist Adam Smith indicated, things should be left to the invisible hand of the market place. Several verifiable sources have repeatedly indicated that at least 1 in 5 brand new homes are not closing. If prices continue to adjust, […]

Osprey Valley Open – Come Watch or Come Play!

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  This year, the Osprey Valley Open tournament donations will be benefiting three local organizations including the Bethell Hospice Foundation, Caledon Community Services, and Credit Valley Conservation. The Bethell Hospice is the only residential hospice servicing all of Caledon, Brampton, and Dufferin County. Charitable donations are critical for such an organization as it allows them […]

Elderly Orphans or Child Day Care?

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There is a poignant biblical tale about Solomon declaring before two plaintiffs that the new born be sliced in two! One mother did not contest the ruling, declaring that if she could not have the baby then neither of them could, but the other begged Solomon.                                             “Give the Baby to her, just don’t kill […]

Business Cycles & Household Debt are Surely First Cousins

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  The Great Recession of 2009 demonstrated that a slowdown of economic activity can be predicated on rising household debt. This was specifically true in the USA but not exclusively. Recorded Household Debt to GDP ratios rose vigorously through 2002 & 2007.  These gallant numbers correlated strongly with increases in unemployment through 2008 & 2011. […]

Stunned Silence hits the R.E. Church Yard ! #RealEstate #CREA #TREB

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The endogenous crowd of homeowners has in the last 3 months swung from mania to manic in their pursuit of the perfect home.  Now millions of ears twitch at the eerie silence that has descended upon the G.T.A  Real estate market.   http://www.macleans.ca/economy/realestateeconomy/canadian-real-estate-sales-just-fell-the-most-since-2008-heres-why/  Please refer to this article from MacLeans for further reference If there […]

Accurate Appraisal Team at the Stars and Stilettos Event

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   We just wanted to take the time to share some exciting details of our successful night out in the community at Stars n’ Stilettos! An annual Christmas Holiday Event geared towards business women in Caledon and the surrounding area to gather and celebrate the upcoming holiday season. A night of dining, shopping, entertainment and […]