Why Canadians Should Invest in Vacation Rentals in South Florida

December 5, 2017 Samuel Awosolu 0

One massive secret in the world of vacation rental real estate investment is the fact that Florida is a haven for real estate investors world wide. Regardless of the season, they are all hitting the Sunshine State super hard and picking up vacation properties as fast as you can say FLORIDA. For a lot of Canadians out there, the very […]

GTA Pulls Down October National Home Sales Average: CREA

November 29, 2017 Zoocasa 0

By: Zoocasa The latest market report from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) reveals sales improved slightly in October across the country, rising 0.9 per cent from September’s activity. However, longer-term trends are still below last year’s levels, with 4.3 fewer homes sold than in October 2016. Last month also marks the seventh consecutive one in a row that activity […]

All You Need to Know Before Launching a Career in Real Estate

November 27, 2017 David Webb 0

So, you’ve finally made up your mind about launching a career in real estate. Well, I have some good news and some bad news for you. The good news is that you have excellent taste when it comes down to choosing the right industry. Real estate has not only the potential of becoming a lucrative business for you if you […]

RRSPs vs. TFSAs: The Differences

November 26, 2017 Ratehub 0

By Ratehub.ca Over the decades, Ottawa has introduced various incentives to help Canadians save for their retirement: RRSPs and TFSAs. That’s in addition to the Canada Pension Plan and whatever employer options a person might have. The most popular registered savings account is the TFSA. According to Statistics Canada, 40.4% of Canadian households contributed to a TFSA in 2015 (the […]

House Hunting Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

November 16, 2017 Lana Hawkins 0

When hunting for your first home, you need to do more than just shoot in the dark. After all, this is a huge investment, one of the most important decisions we make in life. Therefore, get familiar with the ins and outs of the process and set your priorities straight. Stay focused to steer away from common pitfalls and surprises […]

Toronto Real Estate: Signs of Recovery?

November 14, 2017 Jelani Smith 0

Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) released their monthly Market Watch Report; with 7118 sales reported in October, the market has been showing signs of recovery. There is usually an increase in sales from September to October, as the fall real estate market picks up. This year; sales rebounded almost 12%, which is above the average increase from September to October. […]

What Mobile Payment Options Are Available to Canadians?

November 10, 2017 Ratehub 0

By Ratehub.ca Mobile payments in Canada is still relatively new, but things have started to pick up as of late. According to a recent study from Moneris, a Canadian credit card payment processor, there was a 36% increase in use of contactless payments in Canada compared to last year. The study also found that Canadians are spending more with a […]

Make Fall and Winter Clothes Shopping a Lot Less Expensive

November 8, 2017 Tracey Clayton 0

Fall and winter fashion is truly adorable. You can play with different looks and have the possibility to mix and match different pieces however you see fit. Classy, elegant, mysterious, casual, indie, boho and plenty of other styles are very easy to showcase during these seasons. And, of course, the shops are full of attractive designs and pieces that somehow […]

5 Things to Know About Becoming an Accountant

November 6, 2017 David Webb 0

If you’re looking to join an industry which offers stable labor demand, fair income opportunities, and room for professional growth, accounting is a pretty safe bet. A recently published market research shows the Canadian accounting services market recorded annual growth of as many as 1.8% in 2012-2017 and the growth tendency is expected to persist all through 2022 and beyond, […]

The Best U.S. Cities for First-Time Home Buyers

November 3, 2017 RealEstate.Com 0

It’s no secret that buying a home in America’s biggest cities poses challenges for first-time home buyers. Lack of inventory, coupled with demand, means bidders with large down payments or all-cash offers win out. Prospects look brighter in urban pockets, primarily in the Southeast and Midwest, according to new research from Zillow®. The company’s list of the 10 best markets […]