‘Greater Fool’ now in bookstores

Garth Turner’s new book has just been published by Key Porter Books in February. This preview web site is now being turned into an active one, complete with a frequently-advanced blog and daily real estate market updates. Own a house, or want to? Investor? Over-mortgaged? Concerned about the economic impacts of what’s to come?

Then don’t strart a day without coming here.

Greater Fool - book cover


#1 Cash is King on 02.03.08 at 2:02 pm

Hi Garth,

Thanks for finally debunking the “we are different in Canada” myth propagated by Real Estate Companies and lenders.

#2 Pecked to Death by Ducks on 02.05.08 at 2:16 pm

I hear that in Canada, 80% of the mortgages are insured by the Government of Canada. Is this true? If so, where does this massive storage of tax payer money reside?

#3 Pecked to Death by Ducks on 02.05.08 at 5:21 pm

Frequently updated Blog of financial data. Depending on when Garth posts this, you may have to scroll down a bit for the USA housing stats graphs.
Bespoke Investment Group


Canadian mortgage data Blog that seems to be updated on a regular basis. Not many comments though:
Canadian Mortgage Trends

#4 Ormond Beach FL Real Estate on 03.07.08 at 7:50 am

Sounds like I’ll have to check this book out!