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Interest Rates Stay Low

Economists expected interest rates to rise dramatically in 2010. It hasn’t happened. They’ve stayed at record-low levels. The federal government has a huge deficit. Why isn’t this demand for funding driving up interest rates? How will this affect the housing … Continue reading

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Canada Faces Its Own Mortgage Crisis

From Canwest News Service: Lost amid concern over United States government agencies moving in to support mortgage lenders Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae plus IndyMac Bankcorp, was a warning that Canada could soon face its own mortgage crisis. Hall noted … Continue reading

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