Archive for: June 2013

The U.S. window is still open, says Kevin O’Leary

Filed under: Mortgage - 25 Jun 2013

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX:  If you are not prepared to be a landlord, consider investing in REITs.  Downside:  you can’t use

Rising prices or no rising prices — the U.S. is still the land of opportunity for Canadian property investors, says …

Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program

Filed under: Mortgage - 18 Jun 2013

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX:  If you or someone you know is 65 or older, residing in Alberta and find the return on your investment has decreased with rates being so low for so long, making it harder to have the necessary cash flow …

TSX tumbles amid Bank of Japan inaction, speculation on Fed stimulus easing

Filed under: Mortgage - 12 Jun 2013

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX:  There’s mention of the US Feds tapering off of bond purchases in the US.  The Bank of Canada may follow suit and when the appetite for bond purchases from governments “tapers off” that will send the …

Rent to Own ……. all you need to know

Filed under: Mortgage - 10 Jun 2013

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX:  At this  time  landlords are looking for good tenants to rent their units.  Rent-to-own may provide a win-win for both owners and tenants.

A landlord rents the home or condominium under a normal  lease …