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REAL ASSETS | REAL RETURNS

Dispelling three common rent-to-own myths
Posted on 13 Mar 2018

Investors operating under these popular misconceptions could be missing out on a chance to generate serious returns

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Leading rent-to-own operator flips the switch on a valuable – but misunderstood – strategy
Posted on 12 Mar 2018

Real estate investors looking to maximize their returns in 2018 could be in for a bumpy ride

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The inside track on mortgage investing

Why Canadians are turning to alternative real estate investments
Posted on 6 Dec 2017

It is little surprise that mortgage investing, and mortgage investment corporations, are becoming increasingly popular

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Are Canadians ready to embrace alternative estate investments?
Posted on 29 Sep 2017

A space that was little known 10 years ago, it’s currently experiencing rapid growth

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The difference between Mortgage Investment Corporations and individual mortgage investments
Posted on 28 Sep 2017

More and more investors are reaping the benefits of mortgage investments

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Cross Border Tax Planning

Multiple investors? Time to plan before you purchase!
Posted on 18 Sep 2015

The adage “there is safety in numbers” usually holds true, but when it comes to a number of individuals pooling their money to buy U.S. properties as a group, there are significant implications that many investors simply don’t consider.

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Beating the taxman through bequests, treaties and credits
Posted on 17 Sep 2015

When you leave a property to your spouse, you also leave a tax bill, but there’s one way to keep some of that money from going to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.

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Ready to buy in the U.S. – a caveat emptor for Canadians
Posted on 16 Sep 2015

The property-buying blitz has stretched right across the US, but snatching up those deals has saddled Canadian buyers with higher-than-expected estate taxes

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