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General Category => Politics => Topic started by: shalab on August 19, 2018, 07:55:27 AM

Title: Why average Canadian is way wealthier than an average American
Post by: shalab on August 19, 2018, 07:55:27 AM
In one simple sentence - real estate.

Average price in Canada: 500K

https://globalnews.ca/news/4333467/canada-june-home-sales-2018/

Average price in USA: 250K

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/us-median-home-price-appreciation-decelerates-in-q2-2018-to-slowest-pace-in-two-years-300686714.html
Title: Re: Why average Canadian is way wealthier than an average American
Post by: doc75 on September 02, 2018, 06:23:26 PM
In one simple sentence - real estate.

Average price in Canada: 500K

https://globalnews.ca/news/4333467/canada-june-home-sales-2018/

Average price in USA: 250K

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/us-median-home-price-appreciation-decelerates-in-q2-2018-to-slowest-pace-in-two-years-300686714.html

Patience. We'll come down to meet you at 250.