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April 2017

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

By | 2017-04-25T16:47:44+00:00 April 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 #14 – Poloz Is Entirely To Blame For Higher House Prices

By | 2017-04-12T19:11:45+00:00 April 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+00:00 April 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 #11 – Irish Wake: Wee Country Has 198,000 Vacant Houses

By | 2017-03-20T18:28:09+00:00 March 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

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

By | 2017-03-13T10:13:15+00:00 March 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

February 2017

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

By | 2017-02-13T14:21:32+00:00 February 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+00:00 February 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

January 2017

Facts By Email #3 – Bananas?

By | 2017-01-23T19:53:06+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Facts By Email|

GRANULAR LOOK AT CITY OF VANCOUVER HOUSING VANCOUVER “LOW-COST” MODULES COST $1,495 PER SQUARE FOOT 34% VANCOUVER HOMES WANT TO CASH IN AND GET OUT? BUT TO WHERE? FOREIGN BUYERS RETURN SLOWLY MULTIFAMILY LANDLORDS FACE PRESSURE IN 2017 WHERE DOWN PAYMENTS REALLY COME FROM HOUSING SLUMP SLIPS B.C. BENEATH MANITOBA IN GDP GROWTH NEW WORDS I HATE PRISON REITS HOW THE CHINESE TOOK OUT THEIR CASH – BITCOIN! 1,500 RENTAL UNITS IN CALGARY VACANT VICTORIA IS GOING BANANAS WATCH YOUR COMPUTER WATCHING YOU!