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Fewer home sales and lower average house prices in Canada compared to last year

According to the Canadian Real Estate Association, both sales and home prices in Canada declined in June compared to June 2023. However, sales increased slightly compared to May 2024. According to the latest figures from CREA, residential property sales as registered with the Canadian Multiple Listing Service (MLS) increased by 3.7 percent between May and June 2024. However, monthly sales …

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Disabled Tenants Live in Fear of Eviction. Now This Man With PTSD Sleeps in a Shed

Sidney Wood says he was evicted from his home last month after he couldn’t pay his rent. Wood, 41, couldn’t afford the $1,620-a-month Edmonton basement apartment he shared with his two teenage children. Not after he and his wife separated in March, and not on his CPP disability income, which he says is $1,403 a month. So Wood, who can …

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