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 […]
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. […]
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.
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).
For the first time since the mid 90’s, Canadians are beginning to wonder if house prices will ever go up again. Over the 12 months ending July 2018, the New Single-Family House Price Index has been basically flat; increasing by a meager 0.5% and actually experienced five months of zero growth and one month of decline.