20 Jun '16, 12pm

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View of apartment buildings in Vancouver, Canada. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said soaring home prices in Toronto and Vancouver could be partly blamed on the influx of capital from Asia, reported AFP . “We know that there is an awful lot of capital that left Asia in the past few years,” he said. “Obviously, overseas money coming in is playing a role” in the housing affordability crisis in Canada. Economists are concerned that property prices in the two cities have risen to record levels beyond the reach of most Canadians. Both cities have registered double-digit increases in home prices over most of the last 10 years. Prices in Vancouver soared by 30 percent in the 12 months ending 31 May, while Toronto’s prices rose by 16 percent, according to their respective real estate boards. While there is a widespread perception that overseas speculators and investors are...

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