Toronto renters struggle to find homes because of Airbnb

September 28th, 2016  |  Canadian Business

While everyone expected Airbnb to cut into hotel profits, the hotel industry has continued to do just fine, meanwhile it seems short term renting is negatively affecting those looking for places to live.

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Banks tighten income verification for foreign mortgage applicants

September 27th, 2016  |  Canadian Business

Buying Canadian real estate just got a little harder for non-residents who want mortgages from Scotiabank and Bank of Montreal (BMO).

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P2P insurer Lemonade wants to make people like insurers

September 26th, 2016  |  Canadian Business

Insurance is there to help you out in emergency situations. Unfortunately, many people find dealing with their insurer an adversarial experience. Lemonade doesn’t want to be that.

Lemonade is a New York based insurance startup that follows a peer-to-peer busine...

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New Tesla climate control feature could save lives

September 23rd, 2016  |  Canadian Business

If even one child or pet dies due to being left in an overheated car, it is one too many. While some car companies have tried to find ways to prevent it from happening, none may be quite as thorough as Tesla.

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The U.S. announces safety standards for autonomous cars

September 22nd, 2016  |  Canadian Business

With autonomous driving poised to make some huge changes in the automotive safety and insurance industry it only makes sense for the government to come up with some rules as to how safe these cars are on the road.

While Canada hasn’t made any strides in the tes...

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