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Building mid-rise? Retail at street level critical to success

02-27-2014 05:02
The Canary District, downtown Toronto’s newest mid-rise condo neighbourhood, home to the 2015 Pan American Games athletes village, posed a familiar problem for developers. The vacant site lacked character.

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G20 agrees on ambitious global growth plan

02-27-2014 04:02
The stewards of the world’s largest economies have agreed to an ambitious plan that aims to boost global output in the Group of 20 countries by an additional $2-trillion (U.S.) over the course of the next five years, an unprecedented agreement that Canada played a key role in brokering.

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Bank of Canada should try to further weaken Canadian dollar, Nouriel...

02-27-2014 04:02
Nouriel Roubini, the bearish economist known as Dr. Doom, is now moderately enthusiastic about the Canadian economy, although he thinks our dollar should be 10 per cent below where it is now.

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Canadian families’ net worth rises, but so does their debt

02-27-2014 04:02
Most Canadian families have seen their fortunes grow since the recession – but they’re also swimming in debt.

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In the U.S., a cold snap for a hot housing market

02-27-2014 04:02
Higher mortgage rates, weather and rising supply blamed for slowdown, while prices remain 20 per cent below 2006 peak

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Canadian banks scramble to diversify amid low rates

02-27-2014 04:02
Uncertainty over interest rates is buying Canada’s banks even more breathing room this earnings season.

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Yellen sticks to Fed's well-honed script, buoys markets

02-21-2014 09:02
Janet Yellen’s suggestion that there will be little difference between her and her predecessor at the helm of the Federal Reserve may annoy some lawmakers, but it’s comforting global investors.

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Ivanhoé enters Quebec City’s saturated condo market

02-21-2014 09:02
Ivanhoé Cambridge, the real estate arm of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, is dipping its toes in the Canadian condo business for the first time. And it’s doing so in Quebec City, a condo market that economists already believe is oversupplied.

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Is the real estate market cooling down? First, wait for the heat

02-12-2014 03:02
Is Canada's housing market finally coming in for a soft landing - or is it just stuck in the snow?

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Gen Y’s biggest financial decision: Buy a home or save for retirement

02-11-2014 03:02
Gen Y, you need to choose: Get a good start on retirement saving, or buy a house.

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