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May 2017

Facts By Email #21 – Special Report: Chinese Buyers

By |2017-06-04T10:50:29+00:00May 30th, 2017|Facts By Email|

CALGARY COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE PICKS UP PACE – But sales of apartment buidings fall by 72% IN Q1 AUCTIONS TEST DEPTH OF ALBERTA REC MARKET SPECIAL REPORT: CHINESE BUYERS: 5 OF 22 [ALLEGED] CHINA FUGITIVES LIVING IN BC UOOLU: GET USED TO HEARING ABOUT IT - Wealthy hip Chinese buy overseas property with new app GOOD SCHOOLS KEY LURE FOR CHINESE BUYERS FRASER VALLEY REALTORS WARNED ON TRANSFERS SHORTING REITS? BE SELECTIVE Commercial REITs see pay off in residential plays NOT AN OIL GUY, BUT IT DOESN’T LOOK GOOD – OPEC production cut met with rise in U.S. shale surge CONDO ASSIGNMENTS FLOOD VANCOUVER CRAIGSLIST – Most prices much higher than they were at release

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

April 2017

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

March Market Report

By |2017-04-08T12:39:43+00:00April 8th, 2017|Hot Tip|

  • Sales higher in Toronto (+18%) Calgary (+20%) and Edmonton
  • Sales lower in Vancouver (-31%), Fraser Valley and Victoria (-17%)
  • Toronto sales of 12,077 are more than Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton, Victoria and Kelowna (10,751) together
  • Average prices higher ALL CITIES, down in Vancouver
  • Alberta jobs higher in March (highest percentage increase in Canada)
  • SF homes and condo sales have decoupled in the Lower Mainland

Normal General rules

Sales higher, listings lower = prices higher later

Sales lower, listings higher = prices lower

NOW in Vancouver – THE NEW NORMAL:

Sales lower and listings lower … prices hanging in there

MAJOR POINT

  1. Last March/April sales were at all-time highs. Likely, we are […]

March 2017

Facts By Email #10 – Foreign Buyers: Ontario Steps In, Aussies Get Rough

By |2017-03-13T10:13:15+00:00March 12th, 2017|Facts By Email|

LAND RUSH 2017 HIGHLIGHTS – PART 2 PHOENIX INVESTORS THRIVE UNDER TRUMP CASH FLOW IN THE FRASER VALLEY MAD, MAD VICTORIA BURNING HIGHER THE NUMBERS, THE NUMBERS - TORONTO, VANCOUVER, FV AND WHISTLER FOREIGN BUYER: ONTARIO STEPS I; AUSSIES GET ROUGH 30,000 ACRES IN METRO ALR “NOT FIT FOR FARMING” METRO VANCOUVER POISED FOR A SPRING BREAK TO THE UPSIDE POINT ROBERTS A LOW-COST DESTINATION FROM VANCOUVER OUR TAKEAWAYS FROM THE B.C. BUDGET 2017

Facts By Email #9 – Your Home Profit Is Now Taxable (In Part!)

By |2017-03-06T16:26:12+00:00March 6th, 2017|Facts By Email|

LANDRUSH CD SETS DISCOUNTED FOR SUBSCRIBERS BUYING WITH NO MONEY DOWN – IT IS NOT A RARITY KAMLOOPS RIPE FOR RENTAL INVESTORS TAKING SELF STORAGE TO THE NEXT LEVEL PIPELINE TO PROFITS IN NORTHEAST BC YOU HAVE TO START CONSIDERING COMMERCIAL STRATA AVERAGE CALGARY CONDO OWNERS LOST $14K EQUITY IN PAST YEAR

February 2017

Facts By Email #8 – GET READY FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY 2017 LAND RUSH EVENT

By |2017-02-27T15:00:31+00:00February 27th, 2017|Facts By Email|

8000 MILLIONAIRES CAME TO CANADA LAST YEAR! EUROPEAN INVESTORS COULD UPSURP CHINA AS BEIJING PLAYS HARDBALL SOON ONLY OUTLAWS WILL INSTALL NATURAL GAS Vancouver bylaw will ban B.C.’s most promising resource CALGARY: TWO VIEWS OF OIL CITY OPPORTUNITIES Small landlords suffer but big investors gain confidence DEVELOPERS MAY WRESTLE OVER CHURCH LANDS CENTRAL SURREY AN INVESTORS DREAM DESTINATION REMEMBER TUMBLER RIDGE? IT’S BAAAACK PRIMER ON MULTIFAMILY FINANCING CROWDS AND BUZZ BUILDING FOR LAND RUSH 2017 NORTHERN EMPLOYMENT IS SURGING QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS

Facts By Email #6 – Vancouver SF House Sales And Prices May Not Recover This Year

By |2017-02-13T14:21:32+00:00February 13th, 2017|Facts By Email|

QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS WORLD OUTLOOK CONFERENCE REDUX JUST SAYING: VANCOUVER SF HOUSE SALES AND PRICES MAY NOT RECOVER IN 2017 FOREIGN-BUYER WORK PERMITS: NO JOB REQUIRED CENSUS EXPOSES VANCOUVER’S TROUBLING EXODUS VICTORIA’S MUSCULAR RENTAL MARKET PENTICTON PROMO MAY BE TOO LATE TOOLBOX: HERE ARE SOME FLIPPING TIPS TOP 5 U.S. HOUSING MARKETS IN 2017 GET READY FOR THE LAND RUSH

Facts By Email #5 – Chinese Buyers? Coming Or Not? Which Is It?

By |2017-02-07T14:41:15+00:00February 7th, 2017|Facts By Email|

TRUMP EXODUS EFFECT: AMERICANS MAY NOT BE BLUFFING ABOUT MOVING TO CANADA CALGARY’S CAUTIOUS COMEBACK CHINESE CAPITAL OUTFLOW RESTRICTIONS BITE PRE-SALE CONDOS AND ASSIGNMENTS INVISIBLE UNDER FOREIGN BUYER REGULATIONS BOOMER BUYER MYTHS: SIZE MATTERS, PRICE NOT SO MUCH VANCOUVER: FALSE CREEK FLATS ARE THE FUTURE CONDO INVESTING: GTA VS GVA