Archive for January, 2015

In the same week that we see headlines such as, Greater Vancouver real estate hits $3M sales record in 2014″ “Vancouver’s housing market is 2nd-most unaffordable in the world” “The Loonie flies south” we also see another major headline… “The oil market hits rock bottom” It’s this later message that factored heavily today as the […]

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“I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost… I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way out. I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I pretend I don’t see it. I […]

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A large and growing segment of Canadians are self-employed. In fact, the self-employed now represent close to 16% of the country’s workforce. Today’s generation of contractors, freelancers, consultants, commission sales professionals and small business owners have come to value independence in their day-to-day work. But that same entrepreneurship is often penalized when it comes to mortgage […]

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