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We just listed a new property located at 2385 Selkirk Drive in Kelowna.
This 2 Story Dilworth Mountain Family Home is Sure to Impress! The Home has an Open Concept on the Main Floor, a Kitchen Perfect for Entertaining that includes Shaker Cabinets & Stainless-Steel Appliances! The Kitchen flows Perfectly into the Living Room that has a Cozy Gas Fireplace! The Private Backyard of the Home has a Large Deck and Backs onto Peaceful Greenspace. Upstairs has 3 Bedrooms Perfect for Families! The Master Bedroom has Relaxing Views of the Forest and is Generous in Size including a 5 pce Ensuite! The Basement has something for Everyonea Media Room, Custom Kids Play Area, Guest Bedroom and a Beautiful New Bathroom. This Home also has RV Parking! Dilworth Mountain is One the Most Central Spots to Live in Kelowna and this Home has the Perfect Blend for any Family! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 2734 Sugosa Place in West Kelowna.
Absolutely Stunning Lake Views The Views Youve Always Dreamed Of! This 4 Bed, 3 Bath + Den Home Located in Sugosa Heights has just what you have been looking for! The Main Floor Features an Open Concept Design, Vaulted Ceilings Throughout, Large Kitchen w/ Sit-up Bar, Bright Living Room and Gleaming Hardwood Floors. Off the Front of the Home is a Massive Deck to Enjoy the Views and Peace & Quiet of the Surrounding Country Farms. There are 3 Bedrooms Up & all them are Incredibly Spacious with High Ceilings & Big Bright Windows. The Master Bedroom has been Thoughtfully Placed on the View Side of the Home so you can take in all the Incredible Views from both the Bedroom & Ensuite! The Lower Level of the Home has a Large Den (could be a 5th Bedroom), Family Room, Laundry Room and Private Bedroom. The Oversize Garage is Perfect for all your Storage Needs + Includes a Mezzanine Area used as a Workshop! The Back of the Home includes a Deck, Storage Shed and Fenced Yard that backs onto Greenspace. There is also RV Parking and even a 30amp Plug-in!! This Home is a Winner Million Dollar View without the Million Dollar Price! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA (id:2493)
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Please visit our Open House at 600 Sherwood Road in Kelowna.
Open House on Sunday, March 15, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
***OPENHOUSE SUNDAY MARCH 15TH 1:00-3:00*** LOWER MISSION - 2 BED + 2.5 BATH WEST FACING TOWNHOME IN THE DESIRABLE ENCLAVE DELOPMENT!! This Townhome is in MINT CONDITION and is sure to Impress! The Main Floor of the Home offers a Spacious Kitchen w/ Stainless Appliances, Large Kitchen Island, Stone Fireplace and Balcony Perfect for Relaxing! Upstairs you will Enjoy Two Large Master Suites with their own Private Ensuites!! The Laundry is also Conveniently Located on this Floor. The Lower Level of the Home has a Tandem Garage which can Accommodate 2 Vehicles + provide Space for all of your Storage Needs! The Location of the Home is Stellar Walking Distance to Shopping, Restaurants, Schools and only Two Blocks from the Beach! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 320 Woodcrest Court in Kelowna.
STUNNING WALK OUT RANCHER IN MAGIC ESTATES!! This 4 bed, 3 bath home is located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac and situated on a very private lot. The main floor features 3 beds, a gas fireplace, granite kitchen, stainless appliances and a large deck to take in the mountain & valley VIEWS!! The lower level features a HUGE gym with hot tub and FULLY SELF CONTAINED SUITE!! The fenced backyard is a private oasis with an amazing cascading water feature!! THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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The Bank of Canada lowered its overnight rate by 50 basis points this morning to 1.25 per cent.  This move is part of a coordinated action by global central banks to guard against the negative consequences of the Coronavirus outbreak.  In its statement, the Bank noted that although the Canadian economy is operating near potential and inflation is at its 2 per cent target, the Coronavirus is a material and negative shock to the Canadian and global outlook.

Economic growth in Canada slowed sharply to end 2019 and supply chain disruptions due to both Coronavirus and interrupted rail service are expected to slow growth further in the first quarter of this year.

Canadian bond yields have  declined significantly with 5-year bond yields falling below 1% for the first time since 2017.  Both variable and 5-year fixed qualifying mortgage rates will likely follow bond yields lower,  though elevated risk spreads may delay banks and other lenders in lowering mortgage rates in the immediate term.

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We just SOLD a property located at 2570 Maquinna Road in Kelowna.
LOOKING FOR PRIVACY in a TRANQUIL SETTING on a LARGE LOT (.65 ACRE) with a SUITE AND ONLY MINTUES FROM TOWN THIS IS IT! This Home has Loads of CharacterVaulted Tongue & Groove Ceiling, Rock Fireplace, Stainless Steel Appliances and Amazing Views of Nature right off the Covered Deck! The Home offers Open Concept Living and Feels very Spacious Throughout! The Main Floor has 3 Bedrooms - Perfect for Growing Families! The Lower Level of the Home offers Laundry + a Fully Self Contained 1 Bedroom Suite with Separate Entrance! The Setting of this Home is Spectacular as it overlooks a Small Pond, Tons of Mature Growth Trees and is Extremely Private! There is a Detached 1 Car Garage w/ a Small Carport and Parking Galore for Friends, Family and the RV. The Location is Stellar: Only a 5 Min Drive to Town, Close to Mission Creek Walking Trails and a Kids Fishing Pond! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 645 Rutland Road North in Rutland.
MAPLEWOOD GARDENS TOWNHOME 2 BED + 2 BATH & DEN PERFECT FOR YOUNG FAMILIES, INVESTORS, AND FIRST TIME BUYERS! This Home is in Excellent Condition and has Many UpdatesTile/Hardwood Floors, Newer Carpets, Glass Railings and an Updated Bathroom! The Unit feels very Spacious with the High Vaulted Ceiling, Open Staircase and Large Windows. The Bright Kitchen Overlooks the Dining Area and Conveniently Flows out to the Covered Deck! Upstairs includes 2 Bedrooms, a Full Bath & the Den. This Townhome also has lots of Storage OptionsStorage under the Stairs and an Exterior Storage Locker! The Development has been Well Taken Care Of New Roof, New Windows and Patio Doors! Located by Rutland, Middle/High Schools, On the Bus Route, and a Short Walk to the Rutland YMCA. Maplewood Gardens is a Cat Friendly Development and Rentals Ok! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 6716 La Palma Loop in Kelowna.
STUNNING COTTAGE AT LA CASA RESORT!! This 3 bed, 2 bath unit features an open concept main floor with access to the large front deck with partial lake views as well as the rear deck providing options for entertaining or just relaxing in the Okanagan sun!! The 31 x 21'6 garage has TONS of space for vehicles, boats, seadoos or just extra storage. This turn key cottage comes FULLY FURNISHED & ready for year round living, summer use or as a rental with tons of income potential! There are no shortage of activities at La Casa - mini golf, volleyball, tennis, pools, hot tubs, playground, the beach & the marina are all available for your enjoyment!! THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 373 Valley Road North in Kelowna.
NORTH GLENMORE RANCHER SITUATED ON .28 OF AN ACRE!! This no step rancher features 3 bedrooms, an open concept living room, vaulted ceilings, updated windows and a brand new gas heating/cooling unit & hot water tank. There is TONS OF RV PARKING for all your toys & vehicles with access the HUGE PRIVATE YARD!! This home shows well...it would be perfect for someone looking to downsize or first time home buyers looking to get into the market! THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 2570 Maquinna Road in Kelowna.
LOOKING FOR PRIVACY in a TRANQUIL SETTING on a LARGE LOT (.65 ACRE) with a SUITE AND ONLY MINTUES FROM TOWN THIS IS IT! This Home has Loads of CharacterVaulted Tongue & Groove Ceiling, Rock Fireplace, Stainless Steel Appliances and Amazing Views of Nature right off the Covered Deck! The Home offers Open Concept Living and Feels very Spacious Throughout! The Main Floor has 3 Bedrooms - Perfect for Growing Families! The Lower Level of the Home offers Laundry + a Fully Self Contained 1 Bedroom Suite with Separate Entrance! The Setting of this Home is Spectacular as it overlooks a Small Pond, Tons of Mature Growth Trees and is Extremely Private! There is a Detached 1 Car Garage w/ a Small Carport and Parking Galore for Friends, Family and the RV. The Location is Stellar: Only a 5 Min Drive to Town, Close to Mission Creek Walking Trails and a Kids Fishing Pond! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 3163 Richter Street in Kelowna.
CREEKSIDE VILLAS 1 Bed + 1 Bath CondoAvailable for Immediate Possession! This Floor Plan Rarely comes up for Sale! Southern Exposure offering Lots of Natural Light and a Very Functional Layout! Plus a Short Walk to Mission Park Shopping Center, Save On Foods and Gyro Beach! Minutes from Okanagan College and on The Public Transit Route. Creekside Villas also has Great Amenities: Outdoor Pool, Exercise Room, and Guest Suite. PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 1892 Begbie Road in Kelowna.
STUNNING CUSTOM BUILT EXECUTIVE HOME WITH VIEWS OF THE LAKE, CITY AND SURRONDING MOUNTAINS!! This RYKON Built Home offers an OVERSIZED TRIPLE CAR GARAGE, 4 Beds, 4 Baths + a Den and High-Quality Finishings Throughout! The Kitchen has a HUGE Pantry & Granite Island, Beautiful Stainless Steel Appliances and is perfectly situated to take in all the AMAZING VIEWS. The Kitchen flows perfectly into the Living Room + Dining Area where you will find a Cozy 3-Sided Gas Fireplace and Tons of Windows! The Main Floor of the Home also has a Den + Laundry Room. Upstairs you will find a Bedroom + the Master Suite! The Master Suite of the Home is Incredible Trayed Ceiling, Private Deck offering Endless Views, 5 Pce Ensuite Stand Alone Tub with Luxurious Walk in Shower & a Large Walk-In Closet. The Lower Level of the Home has 2 Bedrooms, Separate Entrance, Additional Living Area (could be converted to a Suite) and Lots of Storage. This Home also offers the Ultimate in Outdoor Living!! There is a Glass Surrounded Deck at the Front of the Home that was meant for EntertainingPartially Covered giving you the Best of Both Worlds. And the Flat Backyard is Extremely Private and Functional! This Home has it allBeautiful Curb Appeal, Tons of Outdoor Living Space, Endless Views, High Quality Finishings and is Situated in one of Kelownas most Desirable Neighborhoods. PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 1743 Capistrano Peaks Crescent in Kelowna.
STUNNING QUAIL RIDGE WALKOUT RANCHER WITH A HUGE 40 ft RV GARAGE!! This immaculate custom built home features a grand entrance with almost 2,300 SF on the main floor, 11 ft trayed ceilings, stone fireplace, quartz counter tops, high end Wolf/Sub Zero stainless appliances & large master bedroom with a spa like ensuite!! The lower level features 2 additional bedrooms, a large rec room with wet bar & a 450 sf MEDIA ROOM!! At the rear of the home is a 40 ft driveway leading into the 40 ft x 14'4 ft RV BAY WITH A 13 ft HIGH DOOR complete with a 30 amp RV plug that could also be used as a SHOP!! Other features include; a dual zone heat pump system, low maintenance yard, California shutters, built-in speakers, built-in vac, crown moldings and a covered deck with AIRPORT & VALLEY VIEWS! The airport, UBCO, QUAIL & BEAR CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF COURSES and the growing Airport Village amenities are only minutes away!! THIS PROPERTY IS LISTED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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Please visit our Open House at 600 Sherwood Road in Kelowna.
Open House on Saturday, January 25, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
***OPENHOUSE SATURDAY JAN 25th 1:00-3:00*** LOWER MISSION - 2 BED + 2.5 BATH WEST FACING TOWNHOME IN THE DESIRABLE ENCLAVE DELOPMENT!! This Townhome is in MINT CONDITION and is sure to Impress! The Main Floor of the Home offers a Spacious Kitchen w/ Stainless Appliances, Large Kitchen Island, Stone Fireplace and Balcony Perfect for Relaxing! Upstairs you will Enjoy Two Large Master Suites with their own Private Ensuites!! The Laundry is also Conveniently Located on this Floor. The Lower Level of the Home has a Tandem Garage which can Accommodate 2 Vehicles + provide Space for all of your Storage Needs! The Location of the Home is Stellar Walking Distance to Shopping, Restaurants, Schools and only Two Blocks from the Beach! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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The Bank of Canada held its overnight rate at 1.75 per cent this morning. In the statement accompanying the decision the Bank noted that while economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter, the global economy appears to be stabilizing and export demand and business investment should pick-up over the next year.  In addition, strong population and income growth will provide a boost to consumer spending and the housing market continues to recover.  The Bank projects that inflation will stay around its 2 per cent target over the next two years.

Although the Canadian economy appears to have limped to the finish line in 2019, pressure on the Bank of Canada to lower rates may actually be easing as risks to the Global economy fade. Fear surrounding the outlook for the United States has subsided due to rate-cutting by the US Federal Reserve and guarded optimism around US-China trade relations.  With external risks to the outlook diminished, the Bank will likely remain focused on restraining the growth of household debt. Therefore, it is unlikely the Bank will opt to lower its policy rate this year, absent a significant deterioration in the outlook for Canadian growth and inflation.
Information provided by BCREA. 

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We just listed a new property located at 600 Sherwood Road in Kelowna.
LOWER MISSION - 2 BED + 2.5 BATH WEST FACING TOWNHOME IN THE DESIRABLE ENCLAVE DELOPMENT!! This Townhome is in MINT CONDITION and is sure to Impress! The Main Floor of the Home offers a Spacious Kitchen w/ Stainless Appliances, Large Kitchen Island, Stone Fireplace and Balcony Perfect for Relaxing! Upstairs you will Enjoy Two Large Master Suites with their own Private Ensuites!! The Laundry is also Conveniently Located on this Floor. The Lower Level of the Home has a Tandem Garage which can Accommodate 2 Vehicles + provide Space for all of your Storage Needs! The Location of the Home is Stellar Walking Distance to Shopping, Restaurants, Schools and only Two Blocks from the Beach! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 925 Leon Avenue in Kelowna.
FULLY FURNISHED 5TH FLOOR UNIT IN THE CAMBRIDGE HOUSE! This 'smart' studio suite is loaded with functional upgrades that make living a breeze! Features include; quartz counter tops, stainless appliances, vinyl plank flooring, Murphy bed, sofa with adjustable coffee table, custom TV stand with live edge wood top, Jr/Giant dining room table & a custom wardrobe with lighting!! Building amenities include a 9,600 SF landscaped courtyard/BBQ area & a 4,700 SF indoor social lounge with gym! The location is stellar - walking distance to amenities & all downtown has to offer! Live in the unit or take advantage of the excellent rental opportunity. THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We all know that December is a time cherished by many!

It's a time of year when everyone walks around with a grin on their face and an extra skip in there step. It's hard not to get caught up in the holiday spirit. Heck, why try to resist? And, whether you spend December celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa, Festivus, Hogmanay, or simply anticipating New Years, Boxing Day, orNational Cookie Exchange Day (yep, it's a real thing), we think we can ALL agree on one thing: Holiday lights are awesome!

There are so many things we love about living in Kelowna, but around December, our favourite Kelowna attribute is the holiday spirit that embodies our community, and the vast amount of beautiful lights! The kids go crazy for them, and to be honest, so do we!

While there is an abundance of light ups around the Okanagan (Kelowna, Peachland, Westbank, Penticton), these require careful planning. Sometimes, on our day off, it's just nice to pack the kids in the car-- or just our sweethearts – and drive around looking at the amazing displays around town.

Well, we had the chance to do just that this week, and let us tell you. It's looking great out there!

We wouldn't want you to miss out on this festive activity, so The Dion-Ivan Real Estate Team put together a short list of our favourite 'lit up' neighbourhoods in Kelowna.

First, we travelled up to Black Mountain where the view of Kelowna is simply breathtaking. Now, let us tell you right away there are no shortage of lights in this popular Kelowna neighbourhood. In fact, it doesn't really matter what direction you drive in you are sure to see some beautifully decorated homes; however, you are going to want to pay special attention to Longley Cr, Wilmot, and Feedham!

After our Black Mountain adventure, we travelled down Springfield (also some nice displays) and up to Kettle Valley. We know! That is the complete opposite end of town, but we had leave the gem in Rutland till the end, and we know the folks of Kettle Valley never fail to impress. We were right! If the homes of this picturesque neighbourhood weren't enough to take a drive up for, the lights sure are! Much like Black Mountain, any direction will take you to some beautiful holiday light displays. Simply head up Chute Lake Rd, and enjoy the sites! Our favourite roads to travel down were Ptarmigan, Providence, Quilchena, Tulameen, and McCaren.


It was getting late, so we knew it was time to head back to Rutland for the icing on the cake. However, before we explored the best of the best, we discovered some awesome decorated houses on Hollydell and Dundee; be sure to check them out! Then we headed on down to Candy Cane Lane! So far, Candy Cane Lane is the crown jewel of Christmas and Holiday Lights in Kelowna. Originally consisting of Gramiak and Collison, it has expanded yearly to include Elwyn Rd, Mary Ct, Rex Rd, and Taylor Rd. It is breathtaking! Every year gets better and better, and let me tell you, these Kelowna homeowners do an incredible job, and we are truly thankful for them! When you visit Candy Cane Lane (an you really must visit!), be sure to bring a non perishable donation for the Kelowna Women's Shelter!

As much as we wish we did, The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team didn't have the time to explore all of Kelowna, or even touch the rest of the Okanagan, but we know there are some spenders still to see!

Do you have a favourite holiday street in the Okanagan? Don't keep it to yourself! Let us and the others know.

Looking to make Kelowna your new forever home?

Contact The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team


ROB DION, BBA
PERSONAL REAL ESTATE CORPORATION

250-575-5255
robdion@royallepage.ca


LEE IVANS, BBA
PERSONAL REAL ESTATE CORPORATION

250-575-5455
leeivans@royallepage.ca


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We just listed a new property located at 925 Leon Avenue in Kelowna.
FULLY FURNISHED 5TH FLOOR UNIT IN THE CAMBRIDGE HOUSE! This 'smart' studio suite is loaded with functional upgrades that make living a breeze! Features include; quartz counter tops, stainless appliances, vinyl plank flooring, Murphy bed, sofa with adjustable coffee table, custom TV stand with live edge wood top, Jr/Giant dining room table & a custom wardrobe with lighting!! Building amenities include a 9,600 SF landscaped courtyard/BBQ area & a 4,700 SF indoor social lounge with gym! The location is stellar - walking distance to amenities & all downtown has to offer! Live in the unit or take advantage of the excellent rental opportunity. THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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The Bank of Canada held its overnight rate at 1.75 per cent this morning. In the statement accompanying the decision, the Bank noted that there is evidence that the global economy is stabilizing and that US recession concerns are waning, though trade conflicts remain the biggest threat to the Canadian economy.  The Bank expects modest growth in 2020 and for inflation to closely track its 2 per cent target.

With many central banks around the world lowering their policy rates,  why is the Bank of Canada holding firm? Simply, the Bank judges the potential of lower rates igniting a further accumulation of household debt as a greater risk to the Canadian economy than the risk from deteriorating global economic conditions.  Canadian policymakers have committed to bending the curve on the Canadian household debt-to-income ratio, through a combination of higher interest rates and stricter mortgage policy.


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LEE IVANS, BBA
Personal Real Estate Corporation
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