Why housing is still the best investment for most Canadians

Wednesday Apr 28th, 2021


Hello, I hope you are doing well.  This is an article written by Dale Jackson, a business writer with BNN Bloomberg and the Globe and Mail. It's a good read, well worth the time.  Owning a home remains the largest single investment for most Canadians. So it’s not surprising that fear over an economy turned upside down literally hits home for so many.  The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)  recently warned the pandemic and resulting... [read more]

Freehold versus Condo Home Ownership

Monday May 21st, 2018


It all has to do with ownership when it comes to buying or selling a freehold propety and a condo property. Freehold home: You own the house and the plot of land it is built on. Condo Apartment or Townhome: You own the interior of a unit. The lot the building sits on is collectively owned by all unit owners. It is a matter of personal preference and what you are looking for in a property. There are pros and cons in each real estate option. Pros of Freehold Real... [read more]