GRADitude: How millennials and Gen Z can prepare for the post-pandemic housing market
Join this special conversation with senior economist Ted Tsiakopoulos (BA ’94, MA ’96). Ted will outline the economic challenges that young people face and will share ways that Millennials and Gen Z can move closer to achieving their goals of renting or owning a home. You’ll learn:
The challenges facing Millennials and Gen Z regarding the future of housing in Canada
The skills needed to be financially independent and resilient in the face of change
Programs available through the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) that help support young Canadians
Ted Tsiakopoulos is a professional economist and sought after speaker with over 30 years of experience analyzing housing and financial markets. Over his professional career, his commentary and research have been widely quoted across major media outlets such as Money Magazine, BNN, CTV and CBC.
In June 2020, he co-authored a book titled Property Trendsetters – highlighting how Gen Z needs to prepare for the economic and real estate disruptions that are coming. Ted received a master’s degree in economics from York and also studied at the London School of Economics in the UK.