Most Canadian 50-somethings plan to work in retirement to offset low savings

August 23rd, 2012 | Articles,Latest News | No Comments »

Most Canadian 50-somethings plan to work in retirement to offset low savings A new survey of Canadians in their 50s found that 53 per cent of those polled said they plan to continue working after retiring in their 60s, in  more…

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…

Retire Wealthy Part 2

May 5th, 2011 | Articles,Real Estate Investor Tips | No Comments »

Retire Wealthy with Monthly Income Part 2 of “Rescue Your Retirement” from May 2011 Canadian Real Estate Magazine   By Gord Lemon Welcome back to Retire Wealthy Part 2 where this strategy gets fun. We will continue with Year 4. Year  more…

Retire Wealthy Part 1

May 5th, 2011 | Articles,Real Estate Investor Tips | 31 Comments »

Retire With a Handsome Nest Egg Article from May 2011 Canadian Real Estate Magazine By Gord Lemon How many people 50 years or older who are looking ahead at retirement are creating the means to retire comfortably?  Statistics show that  more…

How to Get Rid of Bad Tenants

April 18th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 20 Comments »

How to Get Rid of Bad Tenants? As real estate investors and landlords, we must keep any potential loses to a minimum. We  have limited time each day; we need to work on things that make us money, staying away  more…

Landlord Tips to Get and Keep Good Tenants

March 5th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 33 Comments »

Landlord Tips to Get and Keep Good Tenants As a full-time Canadian real estate investor we must utilize successful landlord techniques in order to keep long term tenants and keep a happy bank account and growing portfolio. To create a  more…

Keeping Your Tenants Long Term

March 5th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 26 Comments »

Ways of Keeping Your Tenants Long Term As full-time Canadian real estate investors, we need to continuously focus on deals which keep paying us. We need to build a portfolio of properties which gives a regular passive income. This means  more…

Real Estate Marketing

March 5th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 24 Comments »

Real Estate Marketing The Bandit Sign As a professional real estate investor, real estate marketing is key in order to attract quality deals as well as to be able to flip, sell or rent. Obviously real estate marketing is a  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…

Canadians Investing in U.S. Real Estate

February 18th, 2011 | Buying Property in the U.S. | No Comments »

Are Canadians Investing in U.S. Real Estate using the best strategy? Ready-Fire-Aim? Is the time right for Canadians Investing in U.S. Real Estate? We all have heard there are great deals down south. There are certainly lots of  US foreclosures  more…