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Protecting Your Realty Investments in 2021

On January 18, 2021

*This post is sponsored by one of The Real Estate Investment Network’s Trusted Partners, Park Insurance. To become a contributing editor or to learn about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at david@reincanada.com. No matter where you live in Canada, or who your insurance provider is, the fact remains: prices went up. Sometimes dramatically.  Why is less coverage available? Is there relief?  Insurers’ […]


Critical Thinking for an Enlightened Perspective

On January 12, 2021

Steve Saretsky is a Vancouver Realtor and author behind one of Vancouver’s most popular real estate blogs. Steve is widely considered a thought leader in the industry and his dedication to analyzing the stats, financial landscape, and policies affecting Vancouver real estate have allowed him to build a successful business while working with and providing advisory services to investment advisors, financial institutions, policymakers, and real estate […]


Abundant Possibilities

On December 22, 2020

Careyann Golliver is known as America’s Franchise Matchmaker™.  Her passion began when she helped grow her local family handyman business to the top-rated national franchise in the industry.  The company became so successful that in 2019 it was acquired by the largest retailer-owned hardware group in the world—Ace Hardware Corporation. Like millions of Americans, she worked […]


Championing Exceptional Value

On December 14, 2020

With over 15 years of real estate investing experience, Chad Griffiths provides an overview of the climate around Edmonton commercial space and opportunities within it, along with his view of the Alberta economy, both pre-March 2020 and what’s ahead. Broad uncertainty makes it difficult to identify where specifically the opportunities will be, but according to Chad, investing in long-term plays […]


Save Thousands in Interest by Refinancing During COVID-19

On December 7, 2020

*This post is sponsored by one of The Real Estate Investment Network’s Trusted Partners, The Green Mortgage Team. To become a contributing editor or to learn about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at david@reincanada.com. What Does COVID-19 Have to Do With Interest Rates? COVID-19 has negatively impacted many things, but one positive impact is for those getting new mortgages today or who have variable-rate mortgages. In […]


REIN Team Spotlight: Deb Butler

On December 3, 2020

Since The Real Estate Investment Network began 28 years ago, it has evolved in many ways, but one thing has been constant throughout that time—Deb Butler. Deb has been part of our team for 26 years as of December 1, 2020, when the team consisted of herself and one other employee. She was hired as a “girl Friday,” assisting in all areas of […]


MicroFamous

On November 30, 2020

Matt Johnson is a marketer, entrepreneur, podcast expert, and musician. As the founder of Pursuing Results, a podcast PR & production agency based in San Diego, Matt runs a worldwide virtual team helping business coaches and agencies break in and dominate their niche through podcasting. Matt currently hosts niche business podcasts such as MicroFamous and Real Estate Uncensored and recently launched Podcast Pitch Assistant.  […]


A Vanguard in Innovation

On November 16, 2020

Shayle Rothman is the managing partner and founder of Real Estate Lawyers.ca LLP, along with his partner, Eric. He has also been a real estate lawyer, REIN Legal Faculty, investor, and real estate mentor for over a decade. However, law wasn’t Shayle’s first or intended pursuit. Initially, he wanted to pursue his journey with McDonald’s and start […]


The Power of Stoicism in Today’s World

On November 3, 2020

Donald Robertson is a writer and trainer, with over twenty years’ experience. He’s a specialist in teaching evidence-based psychological skills and known as an expert on the relationship between modern cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) and classical Greek and Roman philosophy. With a deep desire to learn, understand, and find a philosophy that resonated with his pursuits, Donald embarked on a […]


The Seismic Shift in Realty Insurance

On October 30, 2020

*This post is sponsored by one of The Real Estate Investment Network’s Trusted Partners, Park Insurance. To become a contributing editor or to learn about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at david@reincanada.com. The Seismic Shift in Realty Insurance What REIN Members Need to Know The realty insurance sector in Canada is facing very challenging times—to say the […]