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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 […]


Developing a Bigger Picture

On July 21, 2020

With over twenty years of business experience, Carl Gomez is a well-known Canadian economist and respected investment professional specializing in real estate. He has overseen portfolio strategy and research and strategic market analysis from both the fundamental and capital markets perspectives.  In the latest episode of The Everyday Millionaire, Carl discusses the future and potential impact of COVID-19 on the real estate market and the economy in […]


My Investment Properties—Am I Covered?

On July 21, 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 Whether you’ve just purchased your first investment property or you’re a seasoned investor with a large portfolio of properties, you own valuable real estate which requires the appropriate insurance […]


Life by Design

On July 13, 2020

After years of working in an all-consuming consulting firm, Mark Baltazar decided it was time for a change. He wanted something intentionally designed around his values, which led him to real estate investing. Once he decided to explore the multi-family space, Mark dove into educating himself and learning from those who came before him, which included joining the REIN community. […]


Alert to Condo Owners!

On July 9, 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 Insuring an investment townhouse or condominium unit can be complicated because of the fact that there are three parties involved-the owner of the unit, the tenant, […]