What’s This House Worth?

What’s This House Worth?

Would you like to know what any given house will sell for? The simple answer is: All houses sell for the highest price a qualified buyer will pay, and the lowest price a seller will accept. ... and, figuring out in advance where that point might be is actually not...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is my favourite time of year! It's a beautiful reminder to consider all the things we have to be grateful for... Near the top of my list are family, friends, tenants, suppliers, partners, and even the strangers we've had opportunity to meet over the past...

Understanding Economic Cycles (Part I)

Understanding Economic Cycles (Part I)

If we’re going to invest in real estate, wouldn't it be great if we could predict the future? Well we can, sort of. Our economy is made up of remarkably predictable patterns that regularly repeat themselves over time. These patterns, called cycles, can give us clues...

Mortgage Renewal Intel

Mortgage Renewal Intel

renew?   I've coordinated renewal of several mortgages over the past few months (you may recall we sometimes try to time renewals for US election years because of typically coinciding rate dips), and here's what I've learned: Existing variable rates are crazy-low (as...