Robert McLister·General·November 21, 2006Mortgage Factoid of the Day Here’s two factors that suggest Canada’s housing market might not succumb to the same type of housing "correction" as in the U.S. The number of Canadians with mortgages in arrears is at a record low. In the U.S. mortgage foreclosures are up 42% in the past year. In the U.S., real estate comprises 34% of typical household assets. In Canada that number is only 20%. Source: The Gazette Like news like this?Join our CMT Updates list and get the latest news as it happens. Unsubscribe anytime. SUBSCRIBE! Thank you for subscribing. One more step: Please confirm your subscription via the email sent to you.