Monthly Archives: July 2011

Everyday Aids

It has been some time since I have offered you some insight into the parenting tools that I have found successful in raising my two girls. The following web site http://www.readinga-z.com/index.php “Reading A-Z.com” offers thousands of printable teacher materials to teach … Continue reading

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Tax Deferrals

With levels of affordability eroding in some regions in the country, there are options available to some homeowners to both increase their cash flow and to work at building equity in their properties. Many areas allow for homeowners to utilize … Continue reading

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Are You Having Trouble Paying down a Mortgage?

Canadians would like nothing more than to be rid of their mortgage debt, according to a new poll released by Scotiabank.   Almost half of Canadians (46%) are saddled with mortgage debt; of those with a mortgage, a staggering 86% indicate … Continue reading

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Vacancy Rates Still Tight

There are many positive economic indicators in the Vancouver market, continuing on from the end of 2010, according to the release of mid-year market numbers from Avison Young. They forecast that the Metro Vancouver downtown core will face a constrained … Continue reading

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Bank Rate Unchanged

Everyone, myself included, pays particular attention to what the Bank of Canada is doing with interest rates. This latest report is well worth sharing. The Bank of Canada startled no one today by leaving its key lending rate unchanged at … Continue reading

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How do you Handle Rejection?

I was wandering through some of my dad’s old paperwork the other day and came across some of his historic awards and personal achievements while a much younger man in the field of Real Estate marketing. One diploma read, “Top in Sales … Continue reading

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Is Your Security Secure?

On the heels of the latest British newspaper hacking, there is no time like the present to get a data security strategy in place to protect your valuable business information. After all, hackers and viruses won’t wait. Consider how valuable … Continue reading

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