NEIMAN: The steep decline in Alberta real estate markets is leading to some people simply walking away from their homes
GREEN HERZOG, FILIPOWICZ: Smoothing out kinks in the home-building process can pay dividends to anyone looking for a new home
MILKE: Ill-advised government policies lead to unaffordable housing.
Alberta shoppers rang up $6.22 billion in retail sales in October.
Alberta accounts for more than 22% of new housing construction in Canada despite having only 11.4% of its total population.
At 3.8%, Alberta’s economy was more than double the national growth rate of 1.7%.
Alberta and Saskatchewan are now tied, at 4.2%, with lowest unemployment rate in the country
Young people looking for a job may want to consider a move to Alberta