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REITs could roar off the floor

REITs could roar off the floor

Canada’s REITs suffered a body blow in March but they represent an “outstanding buy opportunity” right now, a Toronto-based analyst contends
Land values can fall when green rules are misread

Land values can fall when green rules are misread

Wetlands a prime example of conflicts when qualified professionals are overruled by self-styled experts from city hall
COVID-19 magnifies B.C.’s property assessment woes

COVID-19 magnifies B.C.’s property assessment woes

The BC Assessment Appeal Board is being overwhelmed with often frivolous appeals, but a former BC Assessment senior appraiser says there is a simple fix to a growing problem
Office fundamentals solid despite COVID-19

Office fundamentals solid despite COVID-19

There may be some hesitation from office developers given how quickly the market turns due to COVID-19 containment measures
Victoria realtor reports from the frontline

Victoria realtor reports from the frontline

Re/Max broker Whtney Garside explains how agents are dealing with pandemic restrictions
Latest technology improves property management

Latest technology improves property management

Central data, payment portals and mobile apps are changing the game
Land  values can fall when green rules are misread

Land values can fall when green rules are misread

Wetlands a prime example of conflicts when qualified professionals are overruled by self-styled experts from city hall
Five fatal mistakes in commercial real estate financing

Five fatal mistakes in commercial real estate financing

Commercial real estate financing is very different from residential
Bending the “curve” the Canadian way

Bending the “curve” the Canadian way

Real estate community among those stepping up to ease stress and save lives during this unprecedented time in our country’s history
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Publisher's message to our valued readers and advertisers

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