Taking on the Mainstream Media
AUGUST 25, 2011
What's really driving this crazy market? More to the point, what's NOT driving it...Continue reading
JULY 19, 2011
Is a rental crisis looming for Vancouver? And while we’re at it, can we debunk the silly notion that building constraints because of geography have been the cause of the unprecedented rise in house prices?Continue reading
The superficial appeal of the 'population growth drives Canadian house price' argument: Does it hold water?
JULY 08, 2011
It's amazing to me how often I hear this argument: "House prices in Canada have been rising because of rising population. Population will keep rising, therefore house prices will keep rising."Continue reading
FEBRUARY 02, 2011Is homeowner equity a predictor of future price movements?
JANUARY 02, 2011Who's the 'hare-brained' one? More hot air from perma-bull Jay Bryan
NOVEMBER 18, 2010The 'soft landing' thesis: Valid, but highly unlikely