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A September Rate Hike Could Be More About Power Than Financials

Federal Reserve Bank Chair Janet Yellen holds a news conference following a meeting of the the Federal Open Market Committee at the Fed June 17, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Federal Reserve Bank Chair Janet Yellen holds a news conference following a meeting of the the Federal Open Market Committee at the Fed June 17, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

China has dominated the headlines in recent weeks, but the Fed also had its part to play in the recent market rout. Some analysts even...


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    EDWARDS, Colo.—Bob and Karin Weber built their dream home 14 years ago, creating an 11,000-square-foot mountaintop oasis. Now that the couple is in their 70s,... Read more

  • The pool at the Muskoka Bay Club. (Courtesy of Freed Developments)

    Muskoka Bay Club: Luxury and Fun in Perfect Harmony

    When it comes to luxury recreational condominiums, Freed Developments Muskoka Bay Club is truly in a class of its own. Located in Gravenhurst, Ont., in... Read more

  • Rendering of a penthouse living room at Aura, Canada's tallest condominium building by Canderel Residential located at Yonge and Gerrard in Toronto. (Courtesy of Canderel Residential)

    Penthouses Put International Buyers on Top of the Heap

    When it comes to luxury real estate in Toronto, things don’t get much more exclusive than a penthouse at Aura, the 80-storey behemoth at the... Read more

  • Rendering of 1926 Lake Shore Boulevard, a new condo development by Carttera Private Equities with a total of 847 units. (Courtesy Carttera Private Equities)

    Future of Condo Development in Toronto Remains Strong: Carttera’s Jim Tadeson

    Carttera Private Equities Inc. was founded in 2005 by Jim Tadeson. Carttera’s long-term, collaborative relationships have resulted in multi award-winning development projects extending to over... Read more

  • 2610 Scott Street San Francisco (Open Homes Photography)

    The Larsen House: A Joseph Esherick Original // Pure Modernism in Pacific Heights

    It’s an uncharacteristically sunlit afternoon, without a cloud or trace of fog to mar the endless blue sky in San Francisco. Standing outside 2610 Scott... Read more

  • Balcony with views of the Toronto skyline. (Courtesy of Baker Real Estate Inc.)

    MuseumHouse Penthouse Boasts ‘Forever Views’

    Architect Sol Wassermuhl loves the life he and his wife lead now that they’re residents of the uber-exclusive MuseumHouse, a 27-unit boutique building on Bloor... Read more

  • Living room at Kleinburg Crown Estates. (Courtesy of Intercity Realty)

    Intercity Realty Launches Next Phase at Kleinburg Crown Estates

    It’s been a busy sales season so far for Lou Grossi and his team at Intercity Realty. That’s nothing new, mind you. “The last 10... Read more

  • The Toronto skyline on July 17, 2013. Pauline Lierman, director of market research at Urbanation, says the supply of condos has dropped this year in the downtown core, with currently just a 5- to 6-month supply. (The Canadian Press/Michelle Siu)

    Downtown Toronto at Risk of an Under-Supply of Condos: Urbanation

    Pauline Lierman is the director of market research at Urbanation, the condominium market’s “industry bible” for stakeholders in the high-rise condominium industry in Toronto and... Read more

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    Vancouver Real Estate Market Keeps Surging

    VANCOUVER, Canada—Real estate is front and centre in the minds of Vancouverites. It just seems to get hotter and hotter. While everybody can agree on... Read more


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