Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market 2019 Just as in the Toronto housing market forecast, this summer and fall Toronto condo market forecast is once again being pressured by a squeezed supply of condominiums. Listings are down as owners take their condos and apartments into the rental market, since rent price controls have been…
Los Angeles Housing Market Forecast

Los Angeles Housing Market Forecast

Housing Market Update Los Angeles 2019 The California Association of Realtors reports a surge of single-family home sales in July.  Total home transactions totaled 411,630 (+ 5.6 percent from June and up 1.1% from July 2018), highest since April 2018. Across California, pending sales surge to the highest level in over 2…
US Housing Market Crash

US Housing Market Crash

Housing Market Crash 2020? A new Wall Street Journal report puts the odds of a recession at their highest level in 7 years, at 25%. Previously, economists forecasted 2020 as the year of the collapse. That forecast was based on traditional cycles and the expectation of bankers and governments observing…
Google Anti-Trust Case

Google Anti-Trust Case

Anti-Trust and the FAANGs Why would the looming Google Anti-Trust case be the key news story defining 2019?  The anti-trust law suits being pursued by the US Department of Justice and the FTC reflect a focus on renewing entrepreneurialism, investment, and the American Dream. What’s happened during the long run…
Trump to Begin Anti-Trust Movement

Trump to Begin Anti-Trust Movement

Apple, Facebook, Google and Amazon to Face Monopoly Charges That’s the prediction as other anti-trust convictions of others companies show the government actually is serious about unfair monopolies. What’s at stake in the growing anti-trust movement is the future of small business, which has been consistently crushed for too many years.…
Mortgage Boom

Mortgage Boom

Low Mortgage Rates Cause 97% Jump in Refinancing? It might be shocking that amidst the low mortgage rates in the US the last many years, that a sudden surge in mortgage applications and refinancing could happen. Yet, due to lower rates and for other reasons, last week saw a huge…
Vancouver Housing Market Forecast 2019 2020

Vancouver Housing Market Forecast 2019 2020

Vancouver Housing Market Report It’s another strange month in the Vancouver housing sector as listings and sales jumped, yet what is available is barely affordable for most buyers. Greater Vancouver homes sales saw a slight uptick in May amidst the highest supply of homes for sale. There are 14,685 homes…