This Week’s Top Stories: Canadian Real Estate At Crisis Levels & Returning To An Inheritance Culture

Time for your cheat sheet on this week’s top stories. Canadian Real Estate Canadian Housing Resembles A Return To Victorian-Era Inheritance Culture: Stat Can Canada is quickly reverting back to a Victorian-era style inheritance culture. That was the suggestion from the country’s national statistics agency, when exploring the role of parental wealth on the homeownership […]

Canadian Inflation Slows But Rents Are Rising At The Fastest Rate In 40 Years

Canadian households are experiencing less intense inflation pain, but it still remains. Statistics Canada (Stat Can) data shows headline inflation in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) slowed in October. The deceleration was due almost entirely to falling gasoline prices, with inflation printing much higher numbers when excluded. Grocery and shelter costs continue to rise at […]