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    That Joke Website About Americans Moving To Cape Breton Is Actually Helping The Island's Real Estate Market

    "It's just an absolute buzz," a local real estate broker says.

    So you know the website that said Americans should seek refuge in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, if Donald Trump becomes president? Well, the joke has taken on a life of its own. Apparently some Americans are seriously considering it.

    Plenty of people are giving that suggestion some thought, according to a listings site that says interest in Cape Breton real estate has spiked in the last week.

    Cape Breton broker Valarie Sampson says the real estate market is already benefiting from a weakened Canadian dollar, but the Trump website has accelerated that process. "It’s brought people to the island just checking it out," she told BuzzFeed Canada.