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In Canada, right now, it’s becoming more and more difficult for real estate investors to make money. The reason for this is that it’s becoming more challenging for ...

The vacation rental industry has turned into an enormous billion dollar market that has taken shape and has been evolving worldwide over the past few ...

Starting a bed and breakfast can be rewarding but it comes with its challenges. Before starting a bed and breakfast, it is wise to do ...

The Productivity Pyramid. That's what a successful Asset Manager and Real Estate developer told me I needed some years ago to get on track and ...

I like experts. A friend of mine told me that the definition of an expert consultant is that they know the 344 different ways to ...

I’d rather have lower but steady cash flow than potentially higher cash flow, but it be inconsistent. Right? Let’s discuss this a little further. It’s ...

Smart investors look for ways to maximize their monthly cash flow from rental properties.  These diverse income sources will bring in extra revenue and increase ...

In today's economy tenants are not just seeking the most economical rents but are searching for the best value in a potential rental home or ...

Part 1 of this post focused on the first three principles of healthy housing: dry, clean and ventilated. In Part 2 to help create healthier ...

I have been in the apartment and investment real estate business now about 17 years or so. Like anything, does not seem like it has ...

One of the things that I spent a lot of time on at my recent Investor Discovery Day Event was the change of investment models. ...

Losses…

I am hearing from quite a few of our members about the losses that they have taken on many of their investments.  Actually some of ...

One of the most asked questions I have had over the last few months has to do with raising rents.  Many owners are wanting to ...

Despite media reports and expert commentary to the contrary, the federal government is trying to stabilize the nation’s capital markets. Its approach has been to ...

"Darin, if you are going to invest your money make sure your investment is working as hard as it can, every day.  Our time is ...

Last weekend, I sat down with a 25-year veteran property manager and apartment leasing specialist. I sat there and listened like a good student would. ...

I like experts.  A friend of mine told me that the definition of an expert consultant is that they know the 344 different ways to ...

Maybe you made a decision to become a Landlord as a part of your real estate plan for creating long term wealth, or maybe you ...

Unless you have been living in a lead cave OR have not been seeing or reading anything that I have been doing over the last ...