Risk or Recovery

October 11th, 2011 | Buying Property in the U.S.,Real Estate Investor Tips | No Comments »

Risk or Recovery?  Article from September 2011 Canadian Real Estate Magazine by Gord Lemon Sorting through the Headlines as an Investor Whether you are in a good economy or a bad one, every real estate investor needs to pay attention  more…

Three Ways to Breed a Bird Dog

April 1st, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 1 Comment »

Three Ways to Breed a Bird Dog As a full time Canadian real estate investor, we must create a flow of deals that make continuous income for us. Many average real estate investors can be subject to great lulls of  more…

Challenges in Becoming a Full Time Real Estate Investor

March 20th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 30 Comments »

Challenges in Becoming a Full Time Real Estate Investor Becoming a full time Canadian real estate investor can be challenging. If not done properly, it is rarely achieved. We must be able to create deals that involve both conventional and  more…

Alternative Lending Sources – Part 2

February 22nd, 2011 | Financing,Low Risk Investments | No Comments »

Alternative Lending Sources -Build Your Portfolio Without Banks This is an excerpt from an article in the March 2011 issue of Canadian Real Estate Magazine called “Optimizing MICs” Mortgage Investment Corporations- The best kept secret in financing In Part 2  more…

What You Need to Know About Mortgage Brokers

February 11th, 2011 | Creative Financing Tips | No Comments »

What You Need to Know about Mortgage Brokers In the past, many people considered going to a mortgage broker as a last ditch possibility to get financing after they had been turned down by the major banks. It was typically  more…