By Allen Buchanan | | PUBLISHED: September 10, 2018 at 4:20 pm | UPDATED: September 10, 2018 at 4:20 pm I’m often asked if commercial real estate is a good bet for investors. This is seemingly an easy answer: of course it is! However, the more difficult response — for which I will delve into today — is it depends. As we have covered, commercial real estate exists in many varieties — a suite of offices, a manufacturing plant, a distribution warehouse, a retail storefront or big box, finally a residential project of more than four units. Yes. That small apartment complex is considered commercial real estate. Your ownership is one of “my business lives there” or “I simply collect the rent from tenants who occupy the spaces.” Today, we will treat both ownership classes the same, after all both are investors — albeit with different objectives. An investment in commercial real estate garners the benefits of cash flow, long-term … [Read more...] about Is commercial real estate a good investment? Five reasons it’s NOT!
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By Tess Kalinowski Real Estate Reporter Tues., Aug. 28, 2018 The Toronto Real Estate Board has confirmed it will allow its members to publish the selling prices of properties on their websites by Oct. 22 at the latest, and it expects other boards to change their practices as well. But TREB will continue to monitor how its 50,000 brokers and agents are using sold information. On Tuesday, the board issued its first explicit response to its members on how it will proceed after the Supreme Court dismissed its application to appeal an earlier ruling by the Competition Tribunal. That ruling said TREB must allow its members to post sold data on their websites as long as consumers have a password to access the information. Read more: TREB looking to ‘protect’ home sales data, despite realtors already posting it Article Continued Below Supreme Court dismisses real estate board’s appeal application on sold data TREB’s … [Read more...] about Toronto Real Estate Board gives go-ahead to agents to post selling prices of properties online
By Kathleen Pender Published 5:00 am PDT, Saturday, August 25, 2018 People who own one or two rental properties may not get the 20 percent federal tax deduction that big-time investors will see starting this year. People who own one or two rental properties may not get the 20 percent federal tax deduction that big-time investors will see starting this year. Photo: Justin Sullivan / Getty Images 2015 Photo: Justin Sullivan / Getty Images 2015 Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 People who own one or two rental properties may not get the 20 percent federal tax deduction that big-time investors will see starting this year. People who own one or two rental properties may not get the 20 percent federal tax deduction that big-time investors will see starting this year. … [Read more...] about Small real estate investors might miss out on new federal tax deduction
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