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May 2017

Facts By Email #20 – Flipping Commercial Real Estate

By |2017-05-22T18:51:39+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Facts By Email|

FLIPPING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: IT COULD WORK IN TORONTO, VANCOUVER, AND EVEN ALBERTA BITCOIN HOME LISTING CAUSES FLUTTER IN VANCOUVER – But some private deals may be done under the radar 450-ACRE FALSE CREEK FLATS PLAN DOES INCLUDE (a little bit) OF HOUSING SUPPLY AS CURE FOR HIGH HOUSING PRICES “A MYTH” METRO VANCOUVER DETACHED HOUSES DISAPPEARING PORT MOODY NEXT UP ON DEVELOPMENT CYCLE TECH-SAVVY LANDLORDS CAN SAVE TIME AND MONEY QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS

Facts By Email #19 – Capital Gains Tax: The Elephant In Your Basement Suite

By |2017-05-16T20:49:04+00:00May 15th, 2017|Facts By Email|

MESSY BC ELECTION COULD BE GOOD OR BAD NEWS FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS STRUGGLING OFFICES SWITCH TO HOTELS, RENTAL SUITES HOUSING START SLUMP A MYSTERY IN METRO Is there a condo cartel at play in Canada’s hottest market? LANTZVILLE: WHO KNEW? IS PORTLAND THE NEW PHOENIX?

Facts By Email #18 – OK, Gamblers, Let’s Look At Calgary Rentals

By |2017-05-07T18:11:43+00:00May 7th, 2017|Facts By Email|

BOB RENNIE GETS FRANK ON FUTURE HOUSING PRICES GET INTO VANCOUVER INDUSTRIAL STRATA RIGHT NOW SIMPLE MATH: VANCOUVER LAND FOR CONDOS: $500 PBSF; SURREY LAND FOR CONDOS: $65-$90 PBSF CLOSEUP REPORT FOR INVESTORS: NANAIMO U.S. MAY REDUCE MORTGAGE TAX DEDUCTION

Facts By Email #17 – CMHC Housing Issues: “Problematic” Means Potential

By |2017-05-01T18:22:48+00:00May 1st, 2017|Facts By Email|

SURVEY QUESTIONNAIRE SUMMARY NORTH VAN CITY ZONING OPENS INVESTMENT PLAY ‘EVOLVE’ ALMOST GETS IT RIGHT IN MOODYVILLE SALES OF RENTAL BUILDINGS SLUMP BUT PRICES DON’T CLOSER LOOK AT THE OKANAGAN, ESPECIALLY KELOWNA RESIDENTIAL LAND CRAZE HITS TORONTO NUTS EYEBROW RAISER: NATURAL GAS BANNED AS OF MAY 1 WORDS I HATE

April 2017

Facts By Email #16 – Questions on Rent Controls, Foreign and Vacant Home Taxes, Election, Oil, Dollar

By |2017-04-25T16:47:44+00:00April 23rd, 2017|Facts By Email|

ONTARIO EXEMPTS LARGER RENTAL BUILDINGS FROM FOREIGN TAX BUT RENT CONTROLS EXPANDED UNDER SWEEPING NEW REGULATIONS VICTORIA WILL HAVE FOREIGN-BUYER TAX BILL 40 STRATA SALES ARE SPEEDING UP METRO VANCOUVER BOUNCES OFF BRIEF BOTTOM 5 TIPS TO BUYING COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES FRANCE, BRITAIN ELECTIONS OZZIE REAL ESTATE TALK VIDEO – US TAX LIENS DISCUSSED

Facts By Email #15 – Winnipeg Best Hope For Prairie Landlords

By |2017-04-21T13:47:36+00:00April 17th, 2017|Facts By Email|

QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS PROXY PAPER MAY COVER EMPTY HOME TAX VICTORIA HAS AN AGENT FOR EVERY MLS LISTING WINNIPEG APPEARS BEST HOPE FOR PRAIRIE LANDLORDS VANCOUVER CHARACTER HOME PLAN COULD REDUCE HOUSING STOCK AND REDUCE HOUSING VALUES DOWNTOWN CALGARY HAS 230 ACRES OF EMPTY OFFICES "SQUEEZED" TRAILER PARK OWNERS EYE EXIT AS TAXES SOAR, RENTS CAPPED POWELL RIVER POST AMONG HIGHEST SALES INCREASE IN B.C.

Facts By Email #14 – Poloz Is Entirely To Blame For Higher House Prices

By |2017-04-12T19:11:45+00:00April 10th, 2017|Facts By Email|

QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS A NUMBERS ROMP – FROM TORONTO TO KELOWNA LANDLORDS SHOULD CHEER RISING CONDO PRICES PAPERWORK TO BE SENT FOR VANCOUVER VACANCY TAX CLOSE UP VANCOUVER DETACHED MARKET COMMERCIAL; PLAY HARDBALL IN LEASE TALKS OPTIONS WHEN SELLING BUSINESS WITH REAL ESTATE

Facts By Email #13 – Freakonomics: Vancouver Has A Pretty Good Problem

By |2017-04-04T18:06:45+00:00April 4th, 2017|Facts By Email|

QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS THE NUMBERS, THE NUMBERS – VANCOUVER RED Talk speakers puts housing “crisis” in proportion VANCOUVER RENTS “REASONABLE” ON GLOBAL SCALE METRO LAND SALES POINT TO HIGHER CONDO, RENTAL PRICES FOREIGN-BUYER TAX IMPACT EXPECTED TO WANE FIRST-TIME AID MAY JUST PULL BUYERS FORWARD SURREY CENTRE STRATA OFFICES QUIETLY AVAILABLE TO INVESTORS BC LANDLORDS WARNED ABOUT GROW-OP SURGE SASKATCHEWAN LANDLORDS FEAR TENANT DEFAULTS

March 2017

Facts By Email #12 – Prices Are Rising Everywhere

By |2017-03-27T18:38:56+00:00March 27th, 2017|Facts By Email|

MULTIPLE OFFFERS ARE BACK – ARRGH! B.C.’S FIRST-TIME BUYER INCENTIVE – NOVICES ARE FINDING AND BUYING HOMES WITH AN AVERAGE OF $9,720 DOWN CCA: DON’T THINK CHANGE ISN’T COMING – Hints and concerns from the 2017 federal budget METRO’S APARTMENT BUILDING MARKET STUMBLES – Sales slip in a market priced to perfection “YIMBY” SHOUT-OUT REACHES VANCOUVER – San Francisco activists protest for more density NEW YMCA COMING TO SURREY CITY CENTRE

Facts By Email #11 – Irish Wake: Wee Country Has 198,000 Vacant Houses

By |2017-03-20T18:28:09+00:00March 20th, 2017|Facts By Email|

NO SUBJECT OFFERS – A SCOURGE DOWNSIZING TO A HOUSE – RISING STRATA PRICES MAY MAKE IT POSSIBLE MARKETS ARE HEATING UP – MULTIPLE OFFERS APPEAR AGAIN IN THE VALLEY LARK IS MAKING SURREY STRATA COMMERCIAL SING BC NDP WANT TO MAKE FOREIGN TAX RETROACTIVE TO WAY BACK NORTH VAN CITY TO OK 3 HOMES ON ONE LOT SMALL STRIPS BEST BET FOR RETAIL INVESTORS CONDO MARKETS ARE RISING INTO SPRING – PRICES ARE MOVING UP