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WEEK OF MAY 16 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Posted in Newsworthy, Politics, Rent Control

WEEK OF MAY 16 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Ontario’s Liberals and New Democrats are both pledging to reintroduce rent control.

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WEEK OF MAY 9 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Posted in Industry Trends, Politics

WEEK OF MAY 9 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Ontario is in election mode and we review what the parties are promising.

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WEEK OF MAY 2 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Posted in Industry Trends, Newsworthy

WEEK OF MAY 2 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Apartment, row house growth outpaces single-detached homes: census

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WEEK OF APRIL 25 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Posted in Industry Trends, Newsworthy

WEEK OF APRIL 25 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Is government really looking to solve the housing crisis, we asked the question using recent headlines.

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WEEK OF APRIL 18 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

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WEEK OF APRIL 18 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Today we cover housing stories making news – specifically in British Columbia. 

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WEEK OF APRIL 11 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

Posted in Industry Trends, Newsworthy

WEEK OF APRIL 11 2022 NEWSREEL WITH KERRY CHANDLER

2022 Federal Budget Report and how it affects our industry.

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KRIS BOYCE NAMED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, SIGNET GROUP INC.

Posted in Newsworthy

KRIS BOYCE NAMED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, SIGNET GROUP INC.

Today, it was announced that Kris Boyce, effective January 1, 2022, will be appointed to the position of CEO of Signet Group Inc. RHB news reached out to Kris for an exclusive comment and a quick Q & A. Congratulations Kris, to being appointed CEO of Signet Group “I’m honoured to join the Signet Group team effective January 1st,” said Kris Boyce. What are your thoughts on lessons learned from our global pandemic in our real estate service industry?  Boyce said it strongly reinforced the...

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COINAMATIC ANNOUNCED AS CANADIAN DISTRIBUTOR FOR LUXOR ONE

Posted in Media Releases, Newsworthy, Parcel Lockers

COINAMATIC ANNOUNCED AS CANADIAN DISTRIBUTOR FOR LUXOR ONE

Coinamatic Canada Inc, a leading provider of laundry facilities management services, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Luxer One to become a Canadian Distributor for the supply, delivery, installation and service of smart lockers designed for contactless package delivery. These lockers help to provide ease and convenience of package delivery and pickup for multifamily buildings, condominiums, corporate environments, educational institutions, and more. Todd Myers, Coinamatic...

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Four reasons home prices keep soaring in Vancouver and Toronto

Posted in Appraisal, Association News, Broker Sales, Bylaws / Regulations, CMHC, Housing, Industry Trends, Legal, Legislation, Media Releases, Newsworthy, Tax Law

Four reasons home prices keep soaring in Vancouver and Toronto

There are four key reasons housing prices have soared in Vancouver and Toronto over the last two decades, according to a report released by RBC on Friday. And foreign investment is not one of them.   The report estimated that since 1999, home prices in Toronto have increased 162 per cent in Vancouver and 140 per cent in Toronto. There have been many theories as to why this has happened, but according to RBC, there isn’t one singular factor to blame. Here’s a breakdown quantifying the main...

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CREATING A TENANT RETENTION PLAN

Posted in Communications

CREATING A TENANT RETENTION PLAN

READY. SET. GO. While it is true that success in real estate is a result of ‘location, location, location’ ‘rent, rent, rent’ is equally as important. The ability to maintain rentable building space for financially sound tenants is the key to maintaining cash flow and helping owners achieve ownership goals. Retaining tenants is of paramount importance. Building owners expect their in-house management team to provide and maintain the programs and services that will keep...

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