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The Summit: Raw. Unfiltered. In-the-Trenches. Huge Reveals. And More!

On September 17, 2020

On November 13 and 14, 2020, The Real Estate Investment Network is hosting its second annual virtual summit for real estate investors! Join Canada’s top in-the-trenches real estate investors, research analysts, and economic experts for 1.5 days of real estate investing education, strategies, and solutions. Learn how to make sound decisions—based on facts, not emotion—in every and […]


Motion vs Action—Check Your Blind Spot

On September 9, 2020

By Patrick Francey Experienced and well-intentioned real estate investors may not realize there is a blind spot obstructing their success of achieving the results they desire—but often there is. By definition, a blind spot is an area of space that is not visible or an area of obstructed view. The blind spot we’re referring to […]


Commitment and Passion

On September 8, 2020

Natasha Phipps’ entrepreneurial passion began in her childhood, working alongside her parents in their construction business. As an adult, she embarked on a path to create a business on her own terms. The space she felt had the most impact for her clients was with investment properties—which also happened to be her passion. Since purchasing her first real […]


Devoted to Enriching Lives

On August 25, 2020

Growing up in a traditional family in Kuwait, and later as immigrants in Canada, Dalia Barsoum appeased her parents’ persistent career wishes for her and entered the corporate world working for BMO. In the end, corporate life was not her passion, but it was the catalyst that led her to forge her own path as an entrepreneur. With a clear understanding of the dynamics […]


In times of dramatic confusion and uncertainty, knowledge is the new currency

On August 20, 2020

The final weeks of summer are upon us. July slipped subtly into August, leaving the warmth of sun and memories in its wake. As Labour Day weekend approaches, we’re savouring the last moments of relaxation and time with family, setting aside the uncertainties of the world for just a few more weeks. In these waning […]


The Importance of Using a Licensed Mortgage Administrator

On August 19, 2020

*This post is sponsored by one of The Real Estate Investment Network’s Trusted Partners, NorthLend Financial Inc. To become a contributing editor or to learn about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at david@reincanada.com. *This an important update to the original article published on August 21, 2020, which contained statements that were not accurate or consistent within the […]


The Three Little Pigs and Real Estate Investing

On August 6, 2020

*This post is sponsored by one of REIN’s Trusted Partners, Eximus Real Estate Team. To become a contributing editor or to learn about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at david@reincanada.com. The Three Little Pigs is a favourite fairy tale amongst many about three pigs and their real estate woes and successes. As the familiar story goes, three […]


Vandalism by Tenants Insurance—A Must Have

On August 5, 2020

*This post is sponsored by one of REIN’s Trusted Partners, Park Insurance. To become a contributing editor or to learn about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at david@reincanada.com. “It’s astounding the amount of damage they could cause in such a short amount of time,” said Sean Fyfe, a young family man with an investment property in Saskatoon. […]


Transformation and Service

On August 5, 2020

Despite growing up with learning difficulties that made everything a bit more challenging, Barbara discovered strengths she could lean on to get through every day, including school. It wasn’t easy. A tremendous amount of work, tenacity, and drive was required of Barbara every single day.  With the wisdom from her father and the insight from a book, […]


Could This Be the End for Offices?

On July 23, 2020

*This post is sponsored by one of REIN’s Trusted Partners, InvestPlus REIT. To become a contributing editor or to learn about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at david@reincanada.com. Due to isolation and physical distancing, an influx of employees around the world have become accustomed to working at home. With fewer employees in offices, the question everyone is […]