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Steve Saretsky

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Steve Saretsky is a Vancouver residential Realtor and author behind one of Vancouver’s most popular real estate blogs, Vancity Condo Guide. Steve is widely considered a thought leader in the industry with regular appearances on BNN, CBC, CKNW, CTV and as a contributor to BC Business Magazine. Steve provides advisory services to banks, hedge funds, developers, and various types of investors.

April 13th, 2021 | It’s Probably a Duck

Steve Saretsky Blog - At the onset of the pandemic, Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem pounded the table, urging Canadians to borrow money to prevent us from sliding into an economic depression. “Our message to Canadians is that interest rates are very low and they’re going to be there for a long time. If you’ve got a mortgage or […] Radio - 2021 Real Estate Market compared to 2016

April 6th, 2021 | The Great Reshuffling

Steve Saretsky Blog - What to do with the hot housing market? There’s probably not a whole lot that you can do right now. While we can attempt to reign in the abundance of liquidity sloshing around financial markets, that also risks derailing the economic recovery. The reality is a global pandemic has completely altered our daily lives, upending […] Radio - Why the big demand for Vancouver area homes?

December 14th, 2020 | Pandemic Real Estate Boom Radio - Few house owners want to sell, even with higher prices Radio - Interest Rates, Credit, Digital Currency

September 21st, 2020 | Housing Market Head Winds Radio - Prices Up, Listings, Lockdowns, Recession Radio - Interest Rates and Deferrals Radio - Lack of Immigration hitting Real Estate Radio - Consumer Confidence, Debt, and Foreign Buyers Radio - Stock Market Drops, Bank Rate Drops, Japanification Radio - Updated Mortgage Stress Test Radio - Bank Lending, Immigration, Taxation Radio - Rentals, Investors, and Central Banks Radio - Debt Slaves, Affordability, Market Update Radio - Latest Sales and Price Stats Radio - Is foreign money still a factor in Vancouver’s Real Estate market? Radio - Mortgage Credit, Unemployment, HELOC’s Radio - Mortgage Lending, Construction Insolvencies Radio - When is a mortgage a debt vs. an investment? Radio - Building costs per square foot Radio - July Stats, Interest Rates, and Mortgage Credit Radio - Vancouver sales better than a year ago but still slow
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