With energy costs and environmental awareness at all-time highs, tenants are increasingly looking for properties that will save them money and reduce their carbon footprint. Megan Arevalo provides a wealth of energy-saving suggestions that will go easy on both the planet and your wallet
Housing built with funding support from the federal government
As the world goes through its continuing economic turmoil, Canada has quietly become one of the world's economic safe havens. A haven where international money is being parked for safety and ROI, a haven that is poised to provide the world what it needs for at least the next decade and probably a lot longer.
For Andrew Brennan, investing starts with finding value, even if it takes some hard work. Shane Buckingham explains
Peter Kinch explains the difference between residential and commercial financing
Making the jump to apartment building is easier than you think. Shane Buckingham explains
North American investors are increasingly buying property in Turks & Caicos Islands. What's the off-shore draw?
Many people recognize building a real estate portfolio for passive income and equity growth can be an integral part of creating monthly income and a healthy retirement nest egg. Often the tipping point as to whether an individual embarks on such a pursuit ultimately comes down to whether one has the desire and fervour to become a landlord.
It can be difficult to find new investment opportunities in trying times; many gurus are telling us to invest internationally. And perhaps you looked abroad but have yet to find the right vehicle that gives you confidence in today’s market.
Gord Lemon and Daryl Hemingway sort through the headlines for the real estate investor
Whether you are in a good economy or a bad one, every real estate investor needs to pay attention for the “signs.” Should you buy now or wait? Should you sell now or wait?
We have once again found ourselves in a situation whereby simply reading the headlines is enough to make the strongest optimist feel a little pessimistic about where the economy is heading. CRE Contributor Peter Kinch dissects the gloomy economic headlines to give you some food for thought before you lock in.
Do you have confidence in your property management firm? If you are a real estate investor who relies on contracted property management services, having confidence that you are in control of your assets and bottom line while someone else manages the day-to-day operations is always a dilemma. These are some simple strategies to monitor the service you receive, increase your confidence and ensure that your investment is protected.
Perkins Coie is pleased to announce that Devin P. McComb has joined the firm’s Seattle office as a partner in the Real Estate & Land Use practice
Grimsby skyline to be reshaped by tallest buildings in city: two-tower residential complex
Connect Asset Management Challenges the Financial Community to Invest in Downtown Toronto Real Estate for a Good Cause