Stories Tagged - Alan Tennant
May 06, 2021 | Alan Tennant
I remember being 23 years old. The year was 1981. I was a Medicine Hat banker with my new wife, Rona, and a new job in Calgary, staring down a brand-new, three-bedroom, one-bathroom bungalow. Oh, and a mortgage to pay.
We had two cars (with no garage to put them in) and no way of knowing that four years later, mortgage rates would hit a whopping 18 per cent.
We asked the question many people do now when they contemplate their first home purchase: can we afford it?
Jan. 10, 2020 | Barb Livingstone
There is nothing to indicate a major shift in the current
trajectory. I see cautious optimism among the development sector – they are not overbuilding in any sector – and that is a healthy sign. It comes down to consumer confidence. We have two elections behind us, which could have been destabilizing but weren't.
Dec. 18, 2019 | Barb Livingstone
April 17, 2019 | Tyler Difley
The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) recently announced the election of Cliff Stevenson as vice-president of its board of directors.