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April 2016

March 2016

Facts By Email #13 – Federal Housing Budget? Is It To Laugh (Or Cry)

By | 2016-03-26T23:02:32+00:00 March 26th, 2016|Facts By Email|

QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS VICTORIA SIZZLES SALES DOWN OR FLAT IN 16 OF 28 CANADIAN CITIES FOUR STEPS TO LIQUIDATING A STRATA CORP. WESTWARD HO FOR U.S. HOME BUYERS WHY WE LOVE LIPSTICK COMMENT: WE HAVE NEVER HAD IT SO GOOD

Many strata councils are  voting “no tenants allowed”

By | 2016-03-12T14:22:59+00:00 March 12th, 2016|Hot Tip|

You are reducing the value of your condo! When time comes to sell you take out about 50% of the buyers that want to buy for investment.

Many condo councils are voting out tenants (you then can only rent to family members) and yes they can do that!

The idea seems to be that tenants are problems.

Actually there are countless owner run stratas in Vancouver that have a multitude of problems.

  1. Owners that live there can be picky, don’t like each other and fight like cats and dogs
  2. well run tenant building is almost  always better than an owner occupied building
  3. Owners that hire a professional (!) management company for the selection […]

December 2015

November 2015

Facts By Email #44 – November 16-23, 2015

By | 2015-11-18T19:07:35+00:00 November 15th, 2015|Facts By Email|

GENERATION SQUEEZE MEANS BRIGHT FUTURE FOR LANDLORDS NOVA SCOTIA REALOR MAKES PITCH IN VANCOUVER CLOSE UP: VANCOUVER'S WEST END FOR RENTAL INVESTORS VANCOUVER DEVELOPER, PERMIT FEES RISING EDMONTON REAL VACANCY RATE OVER 10% - And it's a bright spot in the Prairie housing markets AMORTIZATION PERIODS REDUX SELLING A BIZ WITH REAL ESTATE? CONSIDER LEASE-BACK WHY HIKERS ARE FINIDNG MORE WASTE DUMPS

October 2015

Facts by Email #39 – October 12-19, 2015

By | 2016-01-23T13:07:02+00:00 October 13th, 2015|Facts By Email|

4 BEDROOMS, 3 BATHROOM HOUSE, BUILT IN 2006 - ONLY $179,900 CASH FLOW PROPERTY IN THE LOWER MAINLAND LOOMING BC STRATA RULE COULD CHANGE RESALE MARKET - ALLOWING EASIER SALES OF ENTIRE BUILDING THE ILLUSTRIOUS JIM DINES ON THE GREAT MICHAEL CAMPBELL SHOW EAST VANCOUVER PRICES RISING FASTER THAN NEW YORK CITY CALGARY CONDO INVENTORY PILING UP LOTS OF DEALS REQUIRE BEST POSSIBLE PREPARATION FOR GETTING THE MORTGAGE PARKING CASH FOR PROFIT NORTHEAST MARKET OUTLOOK

August 2015

Powell River investment property

By | 2015-08-29T10:59:20+00:00 August 29th, 2015|Hot Property|

1. Powell River investment – 4 bedroom house in Westview Powell River, rented to long term tenant for $980 per month plus utilities. Asking $219,000 and looking for investor as tenant is wanting to stay.

2. MAC Marketing offers “Live Free” for a year on all 1 bedroom homes at RedBrick. Own for 5% down and move in now – you’ll pay no mortgage payments, no strata fees, no property taxes for one year. From $263,000