The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Feb22

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of February 15th – February 22nd, 2018(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 240 (276, 289, 199, 254) *212Sold: 105 (99, 101, 123, 97) *103Sale To Listing Ratio: 44% (36%, 35%, 62%, 38%) *49%Price Changes: …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

NS School spending and enrollments — a reality check Feb22

NS School spending and enrollments — a reality check

By Parker Here are some surprising Statistics Canada numbers about the Nova Scotia school system. From 2003 to 2016, enrollment fell by 21.4 percent (vs. 5.8 percent across Canada). The number of full-time teachers also fell, but by only 5.8 percent. (Across Canada, teacher numbers increased 11.8%.) Over the same period, the student-teacher ratio …read more Source: The...