Here is your Morning News Rundown for Thursday August 23rd:

FYI: There will be no Morning News Rundown tomorrow, Friday August 24th.

Two New Schools Open in Calgary Area – CTVNews

Parker: Riverside Quays Project Back on Track – Calgary Herald

Housing Downturn Won’t be as Deep as Some Fear: CIBC – Globe and Mail

Why Canadian Homeowners are Likely Just as Vulnerable as Americans Were –

TD Raises Mortgage Rate – Financial Post

What’s the Rush, First-Time Buyers? Now’s the Time to Rent – Globe and Mail

Fitch: Tough Winter for Canadian Mortgage Lenders – Canadian Real Estate Magazine