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  • Why buy land? by Contributor

    Cash flow is great, but the land beneath an investment property will always be more valuable than whatever sits on top of it. So, asks Joe Varing, why not start there?

  • Vetting, vacating and everything in between by

    From the initial interview to the eventual move-out, managing properties can be a daunting process. Valeri Khromov explains how using simple, repeatable strategies can greatly ease a landlord’s burden

  • Eliminate your biggest joint-venture obstacle by Contributor

    Joint-venture capital can be a gamechanger for investors, but accessing often presents a major stumbling block. Corey and Tiffany Young of InvestorOnFire describe a common barrier investors erect between themselves and those critical JV funds

  • When the going gets tough by Contributor

    This year, Canadians will see the tightest lending environment they've experienced in years. Streetwise Mortgages’ Dalia Barsoum provides 5 strategies for strengthening your borrowing power

  • Thieves among us by Contributor

    Speculation often brings out the worst in investors, sometimes resulting in outright fraud. Monica Peters shares three methods you can use to prevent unscrupulous buyers from nabbing one of your properties

  • Out with the old, in with the new by Contributor

    With resale home prices on the rise, investors are beginning to see more value – and more cash-flow potential – in new builds. Tiffany Young of InvestorOnFire shares five tips for working with builders on investor-friendly products

  • Easing the squeeze by Contributor

    Rock Star Real Estate's Paul D'Abruzzo outlines three ways investors can maintain – and even increase – a property's ROI in the face of further interest-rate hikes and intensifying rent controls

  • Back to reality by Contributor

    With debt levels at an all-time high and the Canadian economy charging ahead, the days of historically low interest rates appear to be ending. Dalia Barsoum of Streetwise Mortgages prepares investors for the ensuing financial turmoil

  • Kitchen renovations: Save or splurge? by Contributor

    Plenty of options await investors preparing to upgrade their kitchens. Vanessa Roman examines three essential elements of a kitchen reno from both ends of the cost spectrum

  • The plan and its potential by Contributor

    Paul D'Abruzzo outlines the effects of Ontario's Fair Housing Plan and describes why – and how – savvy investors can profit from it

  • Beyond the double-digit returns by Contributor

    Before diving into a potentially lucrative private mortgage agreement, investors must first do their due diligence. Dalia Barsoum explains what you need to know

  • Suite-ending deal by Contributor

    Rock Star Real Estate's Paul D'Abruzzo examines three things investors should do to capitalize on the profitability of their basement suites

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