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WEEK OF JANUARY 30 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF JANUARY 30 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

For decades, every level of government interfered in the free-market claiming their motives were to help. Now with a number of failed policies – their tactics are shifting and it all starts with language. We go over the headlines.

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WEEK OF JANUARY 23 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF JANUARY 23 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

A recent study from Canada Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) studied several factors that may be contributing to housing affordability issues in major housing markets across Canada. The study looked at municipal approval processes, resulting timelines for approvals, and government charges levied by municipalities. You’ll be surprised to see what municipalities charge and the time they...

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WEEK OF JANUARY 16 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF JANUARY 16 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Today we’re talking immigration, migration and emigration numbers according to statistics Canada and the effect on our industry.

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WEEK OF JANUARY 9 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF JANUARY 9 2023 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

This week, two headlines that appear to contradict which would be laughable if not for their significance to the state of our industry. Have a look as we explain.

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WEEK OF JANUARY 2 2023 NEWSREEL WITH GUEST HOST JESSICA RUMEO

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WEEK OF JANUARY 2 2023 NEWSREEL WITH GUEST HOST JESSICA RUMEO

We start 2023 with three stories from British Colombia – let’s see what the headlines say.

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 26 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 26 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

On January 1, 2023, the Prohibition on the Purchase of Residential Property by Non-Canadians Act will go into affect and what does it mean to our industry, well in a word – nothing! We go through the headlines to see.

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 19 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 19 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

At the beginning of November, we covered the National Housing Strategy Act, where the Federal Liberals recognized housing as a “human right”. Now a legal challenge has been filed using the NHS act. We check out the headlines.

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 12 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 12 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

This week another headline that set off a litany of articles, all with interesting interpretation of the data. The article in question is an RBC report that asked the question – “Is Canada becoming a nation of renters?”

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 5 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF DECEMBER 5 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

This week, our headlines took us to Ireland. Find out how, what we found may be a foreshadowing of things to come in Canada.

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WEEK OF NOVEMBER 28 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF NOVEMBER 28 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

David Eby was sworn in as the 37th premier of British Columbia and immediately announced new measures to tackle the often-discussed problem of the province, the lack of housing supply. We look to the headlines for details.

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