Oil in a range for now

Oil inventories continue their rise, however the price of a barrel continues to trade in a tight range of $49-52 a barrel these few weeks and it seems that new data on inventory rises has been priced into the market.  Tread carefully though folks as in my last entry about oil, I mentioned that oil … Continue reading Oil in a range for now

GTA REALTORS® RELEASE MID-MONTH RESALE HOUSING FIGURES

TORONTO, February 18, 2015 – Toronto Real Estate Board President Paul Etherington announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported a 14.9 per cent increase in the number of sales entered into the TorontoMLS system during the first two weeks of February 2015 compared to the same period in 2014. There was a total of 3,120 home sales during … Continue reading GTA REALTORS® RELEASE MID-MONTH RESALE HOUSING FIGURES

The smart way to teach Children about Money

This is an article out of the Wall street Journal and I think has some credibility so I thought I'd share this with you.  For those who have children, the premise is that financial literacy leads to better financial behavior but this study says that focusing on Math - Not money, leads to better training … Continue reading The smart way to teach Children about Money

Oil’s roller coaster ride from last Thursday

The last 4 trading sessions in oil has been something similar to a roller coaster ride at Canada's Wonderland Leviathon and today is pretty much no different.  The recent spike of 20% rise in the barrel was probably due to a lower rig count and short squeeze in effect where those who were short their … Continue reading Oil’s roller coaster ride from last Thursday

January 2015 Market Watch Released

GREATER TORONTO REALTORS® REPORT MONTHLY RESALE MARKET FIGURES TORONTO, February 4, 2015 - Toronto Real Estate Board President Paul Etherington announced a strong start to 2015, with robust year-over-year sales and average price growth in January. Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 4,355 home sales through the TorontoMLS system during the first month of the year. This result represented … Continue reading January 2015 Market Watch Released