Real Estate

Need Rental Income? Invest in a Condo Apartment

In its simplistic form, a rental property allows you to leverage a relatively small amount of money to own a high-valued asset. Better still,...

Need Rental Income? Convert a Room in Your Home

In its simplistic form, a rental property allows you to leverage a relatively small amount of money to own a high-valued asset. Better still,...

Invest in Real Estate Without Owning Property

When it comes to building an investment portfolio the key is to diversify your asset allocation in order to maximize growth— even during the...

Should You Buy Real Estate for Your Kids?

It’s innate for a parent to want the best for her children. No wonder so many of us contemplate if we should help them...

Should You Buy a Vacation Property? Part Two

The benefits of owning a recreational property are obvious when you imagine spending the day on the water or ski hill, or even enjoying...

Should You Buy a Vacation Property? Part One

For many prospective buyers, a recreational property represents an escape hatch from city life, a place to enjoy weekends and vacations with family and...

Home Alone—Is Real Estate a Good Investment?

It’s spring, which means ‘for sale’ signs are popping up in many neighbourhoods across the country – but while property values once seemed to...

Buying a Condo for Your Kids? Read This First

With real estate prices in Canada’s major cities spiralling higher, you may be wondering if investing in a condominium for your kids is a...

Why Be “House Poor” When You Can Be “Rent Rich”?

We’ve all heard the argument some use to “prove” owning is better than renting—the one that says paying rent is simply throwing your money...