Major housing bubble alert: Some mortgage originators in Seattle now agree to consider Amazon employees’ potential future earnings from restricted stock units as income for the purposes of qualifying for home loans.

via seattletimes: As if highly paid Amazon employees needed another helping hand, some lenders are making it easier for the company’s new tech hires to qualify for home loans. Some mortgage … Read more

Mass Immigration’s effect on Housing in Canada

Mass Immigration’s effect on Housing in Canada (Links to relevant material below) www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/toronto-home-sales-1.5237143 www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/11-402-x/2010000/chap/pop/pop02-eng.htm www.cbc.ca/news/politics/2016-census-age-gender-1.4095360 www.cbc.ca/news/politics/census-2016-marriage-children-families-1.4231872 www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/11-630-x/11-630-x2014002-eng.htm www.cbc.ca/news/politics/immigration-canada-2018-1.4371146 www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/how-conservatives-changed-the-nature-of-canadian-immigration/article22101709/ globalnews.ca/news/4619078/canada-economic-immigrants-2021/