Entries Tagged as 'Real Estate Guru warning'

REIN – Real Estate Investment Network

April 18th, 2011 · 32 Comments · REIN

photo credit: mikebaird It’s been the weekend of the REIN meeting and my twitter stream has been filled with updates about how great Don Cambell, Russell Westcot and even Patrick Francey are, how smart they are and how successful they are. These days it makes me sick to my stomach. I even went to BNN […]

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Garth Turner & HouseAggedon

November 10th, 2010 · 7 Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property, Personal House, Rental Property

Tonight’s adventure brought me to an event by Garth Turner here in Toronto at the Double Tree Hilton on Dixon Road. I had a good time, Garth is an engaging speaker and like at his blog Greater Fool he makes great use of visual images to make his point. One thing that really came across […]

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Sex & Real Estate

November 8th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Weird Landlord News

The bulls and the bears are fighting again… I made my prediction of a 10% drop in real estate prices in Toronto a while back. I’m also predicting rents will increase slowly over time as more tenants stay tenants for longer as they save to buy a house. Investors also have to put more money […]

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Investors – Patience is a Virtue

August 5th, 2010 · 11 Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property, Rental Property

In today’s news… the bleeding starts. The Globe reports that Canadian Housing Cools. Vancouver sales are down 45% percent. There’s even a heart wrenching story about a speculator who failed to pass her hot potato along fast enough. “It’s not fair” she claims “I got ripped off instead of the guy I wanted to sell […]

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Better Times Ahead For Savvy Investors & Landlords

July 30th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property, Commercial Property, Property Management, Rental Property

I have rarely been accused of being a merry ray of sunshine. I’m also not a psychic. This means that I don’t usually make predictions. I also believe that good real estate investments can be found in any market if you know what you’re looking for. Investors, especially new ones, don’t know what they are […]

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