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Couchiching First Nation

Couchiching First Nation

We moved up here. There was no place to stay so we stayed with my niece. It was pretty crowded over there and they were in the process of building these houses. I was living in a real dilapidated house that was on the reserve here, which is now… it’s torn down now. We didn’t really have policy identified rules and regulations for the committee to operate under and recently we’ve adopted a housing policy so they have some type…

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Kasabonika First Nation

Kasabonika First Nation

Well, I’ve been here since 1986. There are a few places where I’ve been shifted to live in, in the old rundown houses. It was a small house. I used to look around for old houses that are torn down and get plywood, whatever I needed. Most of the houses are very rundown before and there was no running water, basically not electricity in every house that was built. There’s a lot of people on this reserve that have never…

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Saugeen First Nation

Saugeen First Nation

We lived in a little tiny shack, two bedroom little shack and that was one of the roughest times in our lives. There was no indoor plumbing, no kitchen facilities, no bathroom facilities. I felt that deep in my heart that I have to do something for this particular family. My name is Vernon Root and I’ve been a Chief of this community for a number of years. From the days where I used to haul water, and bring it…

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Moose Cree First Nation

Moose Cree First Nation

Our population is roughly about 4,500. Half of the population live on reserve and the rest live either in off reserve Moosonee, Timmins, Cochrane. I lived in my father’s house growing up and the closest I could call it… it closest resembles a cabin because of… they didn’t have the furnace they had the electrical stuff and it was wooden paneled and everything. It was very old school. We didn’t have simple things like indoor plumbing and for the longest…

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Federal Election 2019 / Mortgages / Stress Test / First-Time Home Buyers /Liberals/Conservatives/NDP

Federal Election 2019 / Mortgages / Stress Test / First-Time Home Buyers /Liberals/Conservatives/NDP

Welcome to MONEY with MARK ALBERT. Glad you’re with me today. Today we’re going to talk about the federal elections are coming up because there are three parties, three of the main political parties, that are taking positions on the mortgage industry in Canada. So this is going to be an ongoing debate, so I’ll be updating videos as time moves on leading up to the October 21st 2019 election. So we’re looking at all three parties and so basically…

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