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Canada August building permits -5.5% vs -1.0% expected

Building permits from StatsCan
– Prior was -3.5% (revised to -2.8%)
Note that this is a separate release from the numbers released earlier.
Canadian housing starts
There are some troubling sings from the Canadian housing market. Prices are still solid in most of the country but unease about the rules, especially for foreign buyers is really putting a