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January 2016

Hot Tip: Real Estate Outlook 2016

By |2016-01-16T20:29:39+00:00January 16th, 2016|Hot Tip|

Outlook 2016 Special Issue

How will the BAD CHINESE NEWS affect real estate?

In our upcoming Outlook issue:

1. Chinese economy slowing, stocks down 20% – we know that Chinese money will flee the currency decline: WE WILL TELL YOU WHAT COMES AND WHERE IT WILL GO

2. Stocks DOWN 20% in China, 9% in Canada everywhere: WE WILL TELL YOU WHY THE  STOCK MARKET REFUGEES WILL FLEE INTO REAL ESTATE – BUT IT WILL SURPRISE YOU WHAT THEY PREFER

3. Poloz is entirely to blame for higher house prices and WHY some of our predictions will soar in value!!

4. […]

Chinese (and other) market crashes

By |2016-01-20T14:59:24+00:00January 9th, 2016|Hot Tip|

1. China had an over-developed real estate market (accounts for around 15% of the Chinese economy). Home prices in China’s major cities crashed in 2013/2014. This put serious pressure on Chinese consumers, since around two-thirds of the typical Chinese family’s wealth is tied to their homes.

2. When housing started going bust, Chinese investors started to pour their money into the stock market, which helps explain why the Shanghai composite index soared into June 2015.

3. When Chinese market started selling off, and investors lost around a third of their investments in equities in less than one month’s time – the money started to […]

November 2015

Facts by Email #47 – Nov. 30 – Dec. 7, 2015

By |2015-12-01T11:08:59+00:00November 30th, 2015|Facts By Email|

US INVESTORS NOTE: NEW RULES WILL HELP CONDO PRICES LAND - MOSTLY MF - TRUMPS METRO VANCOUVER COMMERCIAL SALES FORT MCMURRAY IS IN PAIN STUDENT HOUSING: THE NEXT SMART PLAY? MORATORIUM STALLED SHAUGHNESSY HOUSE SALES RICHMOND RULES TO END LAND USE CONTRACTS BUILDING A WAREHOUSE? CIVIC FEES CAN TOTAL $1 MILLION SUNSHINE COAST MARKET (FINALLY) STARTS TO MOVE - BUT ISLAND SALES STALLED CMHC DEFAULTS PLUNGE DESPITE HIGHER SALES US HOUSE PRICES RISING, CASE-SHILLER INDEX SAYS

Facts By Email #43 – Nov. 9-16, 2015

By |2015-11-18T19:09:02+00:00November 12th, 2015|Facts By Email|

SNOWBIRDS NOTE: REVISION AND CORRECTION SINGLE FAMILY PRICES UP AN OUTLANDISH 25% WHAT IF THE OFFSHORE BUYERS QUIT COMING? - Scary scenario sketched by the BC Minister of Finance CALGARY HOTEL MARKET TANKING; VANCOUVER TOWERING COMPARING 8 OF CANADA'S CONDO MARKETS B.C.'S BIGGEST PENSION FUND BUYING RV PARKS SELL A HOUSE, BUY AN APARTMENT BUILDING TROUBLED MT.BALDY MAY HAVE FOUND A BUYER - and Whistler home sales are finally recovering 5 FACTORS IN FUTURE REAL ESTATE MARKETS

October 2015

Facts by Email #41 – Oct. 26 – Nov. 2, 2015

By |2016-01-24T21:53:58+00:00October 25th, 2015|Facts By Email|

THE "TRUDEAU EFFECT ON REAL ESTATE" HOT PROPERTY - $65,000 - $1000 INCOME METRO VANCOUVER LAND PRICES? "BONKERS"! - UDI seminar hears developers' reaction to offshore bidding wars WHERE RESALE CONDOS SELL FOR MORE THAN PRESALES VANCOUVER HOTELS TO SELL FOR $243,000 PER ROOM BY 2016 - ECLIPSING EVEN PER-DOOR PRICES FOR APARTMENTS LOWEST AND HIGHEST PROPERTY TAXES CANNABIS AND REAL ESTATE: LEARNING FROM DENVER FLIPPING? GET YOUR TEAM TOGETHER

August 2015

Facts by Email #33 – August 31, 2015 – September 7, 2015

By |2016-08-20T09:43:37+00:00August 31st, 2015|Facts By Email|

QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS MOVING WAY OUT OF TOWN AND THE CADSTRAL PLAN EYEBROW RAISER – CLIMATE CHANGE – HAH YOU WANT A BETTER TREATMENT OF YOUR RENTAL INCOME – GO CREDIT UNION CHINESE BUYERS EVERYWHERE – WALL STREET JOURNAL HOT PROPERTIES – NO MORTGAGE PAYMENTS, NO TAXES FOR A YEAR BEST RATES

July 2015

Hot Tip – Don’t Worry About Greece … Worry About The EU

By |2015-08-15T21:31:29+00:00July 5th, 2015|Hot Tip|

All the talk about Greece has everyone’s head spinning. People in Europe have mixed feelings.

Spain together with Italy/Portugal and a many others are watching Greece with interest. The worry by the thinkers here is that the left wing parties would gain strength if Greece is perceived to be winning (ie. will win a foregiveness of 50% of debt again). In fact Spain and Portugal the “anti-austerity parties” growing dramatic support (let’s stop paying the debts) and there is great sympathy for them.

The shocker was that yesterday Austrian Parliament faced an EXIT THE EU petition of 256,000 (collected in a week) that want to force a new stance with Brussels.

The […]