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Market updates with a little golf too.

Posted on Aug 17, 2012

Blog entry content goes here16 months ago, I started to play golf. My first game I scored a 119. I thought this was not bad, as the others in my foursome told me their first game was in the 130's. I think they were trying to spare my feelings of sucking.

After round after round, specifically 89 rounds, here are my stats:

1. Worst Score - 119
2. Best S...

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Dual Agency.

Posted on May 26, 2012

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  • Dual agency occurs when a brokerage is representing both buyer/tenant and seller/landlord in the same transaction. Since the brokerage has promised a duty of confidentiality, loyalty and full disclosure to both parties simultaneously, it is necessary to limit these duties in this situation, if both parties consent.If you...

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Bank of Canada interest rates.

Posted on Apr 22, 2012

The Bank of Canada held its key interest rate at a historically low 1% but hinted the rate could rise sooner than previously expected. "Some modest withdrawal of the present considerable monetary policy stimulus may become appropriate," said Governor Mark Carney in what was perceived as the clearest signal yet that interest rates will move higher...

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