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Facts by Email #40 – October 19, 2015

BY GEORGE: GIBSONS APPROVES HOTEL AFTER 10 YEARS – But long delay underscores why local economy weak
CALGARY LUXURY STORAGE LOCKER: $649,900
EASYRENT SAYS AIRBNB HIJACKING RENTAL MARKET
RICHMOND SET TO END LAND USE CONTRACTS
STRATA OWNERS READY FOR ACT CHANGE
VANCOUVER ASSESSMENT VALUES WILL RISE 24% – Flippers, where art thou?
TOP 5 GLOBAL REAL ESTATE ISSUES

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Bloomberg calls Vancouver the “costliest city”

At my outlook conferences I stated for 4 years that we had two markets – the very rich and everyone else. 4 YEARS! Now Bloomberg calls Vancouver: North America’s Costliest City and says that “Rich Chinese Take the...

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Facts by Email #38 – October 5-12, 2015

– OZZIE TALKS …
– STRAIGHT FROM OUTLOOK 2016
BUY BIG RESALE CONDOS, NOT NEW
WAKE UP TO ALBERTA OPPORTUNITIES
MORTGAGES CHEAP – BUT HARDER TO GET
OZZIE 20 ASTOUNDING PREDICTIONS
– BC IMMIGRATION DECLINE CONTINUES
– CLOSE UP: NEW CONDO INVENTORY IN 4 MARKETS

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Facts By Email #37 – Sept. 28 – Oct. 5, 2015

DON’T LOOK NOW BUT IMMIGRATION TO B.C. HAS GONE NEGATIVE
More people coming from Saskatchewan than all of Asia
HERE’S AN IDEA: BUILD ON TOP OF RENTAL HIGH-RISES
MORTGAGE SCRUTINY GETTING TIGHTER, NOT SMARTER
PRIVATE MEETING ON HOW TO STOP FOREIGN INVESTORS PLANNED
BRIDGE TO COAST WOULD DOUBLE VANCOUVER-CITY LAND BASE
STRATA INDUSTRIAL REMAINS TRICKY FOR INVESTORS
Harder to post positive cash flow than with a residential condo
ALBERTA COMMERCIAL MARKET HAMMERED BY OIL PRICES

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Facts by Email #34 – September 7-14, 2015

CLIMATE CHANGE – MEA CULPA
HOT PROPERTIES
BUYING HOMES IN EUROPE FOR TAXES OWING
OLD WALK-UP APT BUILDINGS WORTH MORE THAN NEW BUSINESS TOWERS
WHAT IT COSTS TO BUY MULTI-FAMILY LAND IN METRO VANCOUVER
RENT CONTROLS OFF THE TABLE IN ALBERTA: RENTAL RATES SOAR
MORTGAGE HELPERS NOW FACTOR IN DETACHED SALES
LUXURY HOME SALES ARE SOARING
DON’T EXPECT A BANK OF CANADA RATE CUT SEPT. 9
SUBSCRIBERS BOOK YOUR TICKET TO OUTLOOK 2016 CONFERENCE

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What exactly is a co-ownership property?

Well, in a co-op essentially – residents buy a share allocated to a particular apartment in the co-op building but the building is owned by the Co-op Society. There are two kinds: Profit and non-profit....

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Canadian housing market – doomed?

There are a lot of doomers out there about the Canadian housing market. First, there was Deutsche Bank as well as our Central Banker Poloz that saw us 30% overvalued. Now CMHC is raising a...

Cap rate - One of the most difficult and perplexing problems for realtors and investors 1

What is a cap rate anyhow?

Investors are always searching for profit or yield, but how do you know what actual cash flow there comes out of a given property? Well, Real Estate investors – small and large – use...