Market Update

  • Housing permit applications rise, pace slows by Steve Randall

    Residential building permit applications increased by 8.7% in value terms in July, reaching $5 billion, but down from the 16.7% increase seen in June

  • Canadians expect to work longer says survey by Steve Randall

    A new survey warns that many Canadians have little in the way of savings for their retirement and almost half are living paycheque to paycheque

  • Consumer confidence remains low by Steve Randall

    A poll of consumer sentiment, taken before the latest decision on interest rates, shows that Canadians remain wary about aspects of the economy


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