January 7, 2019
Planning for your retirement can be overwhelming. The average Canadian investor is now enjoying a longer life, and extremely volatile equity markets and low interest rates may render their traditional investment choices (i.e. stocks and bonds) inapt at helping them achieve their retirement goals. RRSPs continue to be one of the most significant tax-saving opportunities […]
December 4, 2018
A Supply-Demand Imbalance Creates Strong Investment Opportunities The imbalanced market for places to live is creating opportunities to profit in the multi-residential apartment sector. Equiton is uniquely positioned to help investors profit through our proprietary approach. Explore reasons for the opportunity below: KEY REASONS FOR THE IMBALANCE Demand is increasing because of: POPULATION GROWTH In […]
November 28, 2018
To many people, the success of the wealthy and how they manage their investments are likely a mystery. Do they have exclusive access to secrets and tools that most of us don’t? Can anyone follow suit and benefit from using their techniques? Affluent investors often look to emulate the principles of what is often called […]
November 19, 2018
IT’S ALL ABOUT NUMBERS Apartment buildings aren’t like houses. You don’t buy them for the good times and memories you plan on having there. Nor are they valued the same way. While emotions can play a large part in valuing homes, apartments are valued differently because they are a business – and they generate profits. […]
October 16, 2018
Solid employment growth, high costs of home ownership and a preference for millennials to rent are currently underpinning the strong demand for apartments, while record-growing immigration levels are expected to drive demand even higher.
October 12, 2018
When you use borrowed capital to enhance the earning potential of an investment, you are using the full power of leverage; and since real estate is a tangible or hard asset, financing is readily available (typically in the form of a mortgage).