How email newsletters can grow your business
Email newsletters may be viewed as an obsolete marketing tool, but their impact is undeniable: on average, they boast 4,300 per cent ROI – or about $42.08 for every dollar spent, according to a recent Direct Marketing Association report.
Weaker housing market in Calgary as oil revenues plunge
Housing activity in Calgary has started the year with an increase in listings and a year-over-year fall in sales.
US citizens in Canada may face house tax bills
US citizens living in Canada may find they are hit with hefty tax bills when they sell their home.
Energy costs to soar in Alberta
The cost of electricity is set to soar in Alberta with transmission costs expected to double in the next ten years.
Online rate discounting the future?
The future of the business is online and, according to one major broker, industry players who embrace that model will thrive in the coming years.
Brokers discuss housing values
The ever-popular discussion about just how overvalued Canadian housing is has received its most gloomy prediction, which has sparked discussion about the accuracy of the methodology used to arrive at these figures.
Just your average million-dollar home
If you need even more proof that the housing market’s hot, consider this: million-dollar homes are hardly considered luxury properties in many of Canada’s larger metropolitan areas.
What can your wages buy you?
A new report shows how much you need to earn to live in Canada’s major cities and as you’d expect there’s some disparity.
Living in the loft adds density to Halifax
It’s not a new idea but it’s one that’s gaining popularity in Halifax, loft conversions creating new homes on existing plots.
Flipping could land you with a large tax bill
Investors hoping to make a quick buck by buying, renovating and selling properties should look into the tax implications of doing so.