Bank of Canada says rising house prices, household debt ‘worrisome’ – Article – BNN

Rising house prices and consumer indebtedness, particularly among already indebted Canadians, is a worry because the economic picture could change without warning, Bank of Canada’s Deputy Governor Sylvain Leduc said on Monday.

Source: Bank of Canada says rising house prices, household debt ‘worrisome’ – Article – BNN

BOJ to keep policy steady, seek to allay tapering fears | Reuters

The Bank of Japan is set to keep monetary policy steady on Tuesday and seek to allay speculation of an early tapering of its massive stimulus, as recent bond market turbulence puts to the test its revamped policy framework that aims to control the yield curve.

Source: BOJ to keep policy steady, seek to allay tapering fears | Reuters

B.C.’s Christy Clark says no foreign buyers tax for people with work permit – Article – BNN

British Columbia’s premier has announced her government is amending its tax on foreigners buying property in Metro Vancouver.

Source: B.C.’s Christy Clark says no foreign buyers tax for people with work permit – Article – BNN