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Event Alert! Let’s talk micro-investing in real estate. Meetup in Toronto.

We are taking our meetup on the road and will be at the Major Tom offices in Toronto tonight at 5:30pm. (Register) If you are in the Toronto area come by, learn more about micro investing in real estate, have a glass of wine and some pizza and chat with other real estate investors. Tuesday, […]

Rockstar Real Estate Investing: An Interview with Jessi Johnson and Kyle Green


Jessi Johnson and Kyle Green are both self-made millionaires, nationally recognized and well decorated in their fields, and now best-selling authors. We sat down with them to discuss their new book, the real estate scene in Vancouver, and of course, IMBY. Despite their staggering accomplishments and proven success in their careers, both Jessi and Kyle […]

How Investing in IMBY is Better for Tax Breaks

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Taxes are a simple fact of life.  There’s no escaping them, but there is also nothing wrong with utilizing legitimate strategies to minimize taxes on money derived from investments.  When it comes to real estate, the key to implementing an effective tax strategy is to begin with a clear understanding of the difference between capital […]

Vancouver Real Estate: Why It’s Still a Good Bet

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It is a problem everywhere –  today’s millennials aren’t buying houses.  The problem is particularly acute in Vancouver which according to a recent Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey is now the second least affordable housing market in the world – right behind Hong Kong and in front of Sydney.  Throngs of young professionals in Vancouver […]

What Are the Different Types of Real Estate Investment?

The first order of business for a new player in the real estate market is to familiarize yourself with the different categories of real property available to investors. So, with that in mind. Let’s get down to that first order of business. Types of Real Estate Investment Residential Property Residential real estate includes detached and […]