CBC News - Money - Should Canada fear housing bubble trouble?
February 10, 2010
Should Canada fear housing bubble trouble?
By CBC News
Most analysts don't see a housing bubble in Canada ? at least not yet. But many say the situation bears close watching.
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Risk vs Reward
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So far I haven't heard any reasons for using a Realtor when selling your house other than to list on MLS: MLS is a giant monopoly and listing on it, as opposed to CL / kijiji, may attract more buyers thus raising the price.
Does anyone know if any realtors would be willing to significantly...
So far it seems that the only value added by the realtor is for sellers - to be able to list your house on MLS. Paying a percentage of your sale to be able to advertise on some popular online database seems like an expensive monopoly.
I still don't understand why buyers would ever want to pay a...