User: Brian Ripley
Location Vancouver BC
Occupation Marketing for Bob Hoye institutionaladvisors.com & Brian authors Canadian Housing Price Charts & Plunge-O-Meter blog at chpc.biz
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Member Since 1/26/13
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The current animal spirits are still feeding off of debt and Canada continues to be a leader in leveraging it. Canadian credit market debt is now 165% of disposable...
Euro Real Estate
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BIS housing price index data of Australia, Canada, U.S. Germany...
Chart comparing the BIS housing price index data of Australia, Canada, U.S. Germany and Japan. I have mashed it up...
ranking of cities with respect to house price to rent and house...
Charts are from the OECD via the IMF showing the recent ranking of cities with respect to house price to rent and...
Real 1st Mortgage rates are 6%
Mr Cashin remarked that a conventional 1st mortgage rate in the private market would be set at 6%.... If we had a...
Manufacturing wages in Canada, USA & Mexico
Manufacturing wages measured in USD since the gloom of 2009 in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. More at www.chpc.biz
OECD Real House Prices
In the meantime, "The OECD warns that a low-growth trap has taken root, as poor growth expectations further depres...
Oil Stock Inventory
Videos included: Grim expense report: Alberta's debt soars to $10.9 billion AND The Grand Opening of the Tesla Gig...
Big Oil Net Debt to Equity
"Some of the world’s largest energy companies are saddled with their highest debt levels ever as they struggle w...
Chronically low interest rates since the Pit of Gloom in March 2009 have fueled a huge credit bubble in Canada. St...
FinTrac Dirty Laundry
Businesses suspected of being involved in ML/TF (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing): import/export (e.g. f...
Savings Rate, Retail Sales & Home Ownership
Did we (Canadians) import a Boom? As the mashup of charts demonstrates, Canadians have gone all in on the consumption...
Vancouver Real Estate Unaffordability
Not only does cash (money) 'feel' as if it has no value but realtors and developers also don't know what the value...
Commodities 1980-2016 & High Yield Defaults
The top panel in the mashup above is the Thomson Reuters Commodity Index chart since the 1980's provided by Kimble...
Fox Trot by Bill Amend
Encouragement can be found in Warren Buffett’s admonition in the Berkshire 2006 annual report, which I (Frank Ma...
Credit Boom, Credit Bust Price vs Value
The ratios of average housing prices to average incomes are 13.2 in Vancouver and 7.7 in Toronto. These can only b...
A Condo's Physical Life Span
Some experts go so far as to predict that replacing the all-glass outer layers of buildings may become necessary a...