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by PolarBear
Sat Jan 20, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Are interest rates finally going to rise?
Replies: 121
Views: 68154

Re: Are interest rates finally going to rise?

Mortgage rates are now at what I got my first mortgage for.
For probably half of your current home price. 
by PolarBear
Sat Apr 01, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Should we get rid of Jimtan and TDMA
Replies: 30
Views: 7356

Re: Should we get rid of Jimtan and TDMA

TDMA should be gone. I have started skipping the posts that says last post by TDMA (unfortunately majority of them are like that) because I can't stand his lameness anymore. 
by PolarBear
Tue Feb 14, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Should the government intervene?
Replies: 490
Views: 92158

Re: Should the government intervene?

tdma is a bot that responds to every post anywhere on this forum.
by PolarBear
Tue Sep 22, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Market Updates?
Replies: 48
Views: 27340

Re: Market Updates?

Many of the buyers are “cash buyers" and therefore higher interest rates (when they finally arrive) will have minimal impact on them.
This statement would have been true if household debt to disposable income in Canada wasn't 164.6%.
by PolarBear
Wed Jun 05, 2013 10:09 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Canadian homes among most overvalued in the world.
Replies: 12
Views: 2898

Canadian homes among most overvalued in the world.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/story/2013/06/05/business-oecd-housing.html?cmp=rss The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development ranks Canadian real estate the third most overvalued of the 34 developed countries assessed by the group, based on two metrics tracking what homes cost compa...