You know the housing crisis is bad in Toronto when people start bartering hair clips for homes.
One individual is doing an “experiment” on Kijiji and trying to trade a bobby pin for a house in Canada.
The post went up five days ago from a user near the Queens Quay West area.
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At this time, the TikTok account does not have any videos uploaded.
Daily Hive investigated and the YouTube channel linked in the post looks to be that of a young family living in Dubai.
The Kijiji post also mentions “the paper clip challenge, how the guy traded a single paper clip for a house.” This is in reference to Canadian blogger Kyle MacDonald who, in 2014, traded his way from a single red paper clip to a house in a series of online trades.
MacDonald eventually made 14 trades before obtaining a two-storey farmhouse in Kipling, Saskatchewan.
What would you trade for a house in Canada?