The Realities of Home Ownership

The Realities of Home OwnershipSometimes folks say they want something, but then do things that totally work against them achieving their goal. Home ownership is a perfect example. I get letters every week from people who say they want to own their own homes. They can even paint a pretty clear picture of what that home will be like, where it will be and what it will feel like to live there. What some…

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Home Sales Rise

Home Sales RiseCanadian home sales climbed in February after a soft January and price gains picked up speed, confirming the country‚Äôs housing market remains buoyant and a potential concern for bubble-wary policymakers. February existing home sales in Canada grew by 1.4% from a month earlier, Canadian Real Estate Association data showed on Thursday. Sales had fallen 4.5% in January from December. The industry group said sales were up 8.6% from a year…

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