Nothing to see here, say brokers
Brokers believe Canada's smartest real estate investors will see through one industry player's recent doomsday stance.
Following a major crash, how has the market recovered?
With all the talk of a potential US-style housing crash, it’s about time to check in with our American neighbours and see just how well their market is recovering. The answer may shock you.
Make sure your business plans succeed
You may have a clear business plan, but is everyone in your brokerage on board? According to Converge Consulting principals Ty Wiggins and Wayne Condon, a failure to execute strategies successfully remains the Achilles heel of many Australian businesses.
Housing crash is coming says portfolio manager
An Edmonton portfolio manager is so sure there will be a crash in the housing market that he’s written a book on how to survive it.
Too much office space in Toronto
Could Toronto’s commercial real estate sector be in danger from over-supply?
US surge in new home sales
Data for existing home sales may have taken a hit in August south of the border, but the same isn’t so for new homes.
Will drive-thru grocery stores catch on?
Largely unknown in North America but popular in parts of Europe, drive-thru grocery stores could be the biggest change in retail for a generation.
FSCO warns about unlicensed syndicated mortgages
FSCO has issued a warning to Canadians about syndicated mortgages.
Mortgage broker pleads guilty in insider trading case
A mortgage broker has pleaded guilty for his participation in an insider trading case. And the lengths he went to destroy evidence are quite creative.
The surprising truth about what motivates us
Professionally and personally, the secret to high performance and satisfaction is a sense of control, creativity and contribution. For leaders, the lesson is clear: facilitate these key criteria in your brokerage and you’ll foster a motivated and loyal team.