Investor Resources

  • Top tax-friendly towns: Antigonish County by CRE

    One of Nova Scotia’s best-kept secrets, Antigonish County is a smaller, affordable market with great potential and a low property tax rate to match

  • Real estate agent vs mortgage broker by CRE

    A common question we constantly get asked is, what’s the difference between a real estate agent and a mortgage broker and what do they do? For new investors or first time property buyers who are new to the game, this is a very valid question to ask

  • More insight into the 2011 market by Boris Bozic

    Here's a sample from our forecast article in this issue. In this piece, Boris Bozic, president and CEO of Merix Financial gives his take on the 2011 market, providing you with tips and other info to help you get ahead.

  • What you need to know about the 2011 market by Deen Bissessar

    Here's a sample from our forecast article in this issue. In this piece, Deen Bissessar, Broker of Record, CANREIG Realty Corp. helps you make sense of the coming 2011 market and gives you the tips you need to succeed.

  • Let's make a deal: Negotiating for success by Shane Buckingham

    A sound strategy that focuses on location, property selection and market timing is the foundation on which to build any thriving real estate career. But being a savvy negotiator is also a crucial aspect to any successful investor's approach. Shane Buckingham talks to REIN President Don Campbell to explain how you can negotiate your way to success

  • Hamilton heats up by Shane Buckingham

    Affordability, consistency and growth are just some of the terms that describe the Hamilton real estate market. While some cities have blocked investors out with over-valued homes and falling demand, Hamilton remains affordable and active, giving investors the opportunity to buy ahead of the next housing cycle. Shane Buckingham explains

  • 6 ways to slash your tax when selling by George Dube

    Mitigating the tax impact of a sale is a benefit to any investor's ROI. Author, investor and accountant George Dube explains

  • Diamonds in the rough: spotting cash-flowing properties by Shane Buckingham

    Learn the secrets of spotting cash-flow-positive properties from Real Estate Investment Network President Don Campbell.

  • Buying below the border by Gord Lemon

    Veteran investor Gord Lemon shares his tips for Canadians looking to invest in U.S. property

  • Commercial lending: what are lenders looking for? by Brandon Kot

    Commercial lending can be tricky. It comes down to grasping what your lenders require and having a solid underwriting package to ensure your commercial mortgage gets the look it deserves. Brandon Kot of Canada ICI Capital Corporation explains

  • Grand life, Grand Bahama by Sean Deasy

    Sean Deasy discovers why Grand Bahama Island is a paradise ... for investors, too.


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