wendy moreton on the porch of a Victoria BC traditional house

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Who has had a harder time breaking into the housing market - Boomers or Millenials? the answer might surprise you.
There are so many factors to consider - from interest rate changes and inflation to political and global issues - that it is hard to know if properties will lose value or not. 
The mortgage industry does not believe new B.C. Provincial Government measures announced in last week's budget will do anything to improve housing affordability in the province
Rather than trying to remove a homeless camp, Las Vegas decides to build one instead.
BCREA Market Update says mortgage rates are set to rise again in 2018. read more here
A recently released "Radical" housing plan for the City of Vancouver has many lessons that apply to the local Victoria market.
Row of houses in New Orleans
New Orleans has recently moved to legalize and control AirBnB in their city, and after six months the ultimate impact is still far from clear. 
A Supermarket in Montreal has taken farm to table to a new level, with 1.5 acres on the rooftop where they grow vegetables sold in the store. There is even a live video feed in the produce aisles so customers can see where their produce is coming from.
5 year fixed mortgage rates on the rise
BCREA Interest Rate Forecast for September 2017 - The Bank of Canada surprised many by increasing their benchmark rate in July and then again in September. Will interest rates continue to rise?