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opinion | Why are apartment rental rates going up in Canada?

If you live in an apartment, then you've more than likely felt the effects of the dramatically increased rental rates in Canada. Personal finance contributor Christopher Liew explores some of the key factors contributing to the increased rental prices in Canada, along with some of the things that Canadians are doing to cope with the current market.

Condo towers dot the Toronto skyline as a pedestrian makes his way through the COVID-19 restricted winter landscape on Thursday January 28, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Canada headed for 'severe' and 'inevitable' recession in 2023: economist

Canada is headed for a 'severe' and 'almost inevitable' recession in early 2023, according to the head of economics at Macquarie Group, which states Canada will face an approximately three per cent contraction in gross domestic product and a five per cent rise in its unemployment rate during the predicted recession.

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Why was the Quebec election called so quickly?

Not even 10 minutes after the polls closed, Quebecers were told they had elected a majority CAQ government. The reason the Oct. 3 Quebec election was called so fast was twofold: large number of advanced votes and the CAQ's insurmountable lead.

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WATCH: Vancouver's Olympic glass cauldron vandalized

Two suspects are seen on camera early Saturday morning and one of them can be seen striking the glass on the Vancouver monument.

Two suspects are seen on camera early Saturday morning and one of them can be seen striking the glass on the Vancouver monument.