Why the “soft” issues matter

Alternative Investments: The new investing reality

With the return of market volatility, traditional investments may not be enough on their own. Faced with a longer life span, together with fully- or over-valued equity markets and low-interest rates that have been prevalent over the last decade, the average Canadian investor has become more focused on obtaining higher yields and diversification. Traditional investments […]

Increase your retirement capital this RRSP Season

Planning for your retirement can be overwhelming. The average Canadian investor is now enjoying a longer life, and extremely volatile equity markets and low interest rates may render their traditional investment choices (i.e. stocks and bonds) inapt at helping them achieve their retirement goals. RRSPs continue to be one of the most significant tax-saving opportunities […]

Profiting from an Imbalance

A Supply-Demand Imbalance Creates Strong Investment Opportunities The imbalanced market for places to live is creating opportunities to profit in the multi-residential apartment sector. Equiton is uniquely positioned to help investors profit through our proprietary approach. Explore reasons for the opportunity below: KEY REASONS FOR THE IMBALANCE Demand is increasing because of: POPULATION GROWTH In […]

Supply-Demand Imbalance in Housing Market Means Stealth Investment Opportunities

Solid employment growth, high costs of home ownership and a preference for millennials to rent are currently underpinning the strong demand for apartments, while record-growing immigration levels are expected to drive demand even higher.

Multi-unit housing market is primed for profit

For the first time since the mid 90’s, Canadians are beginning to wonder if house prices will ever go up again.  Over the 12 months ending July 2018, the New Single-Family House Price Index has been basically flat; increasing by a meager 0.5% and actually experienced five months of zero growth and one month of decline.