Due to my background, I’m invited to quite a few privileged conversations. One of those occurred a few months ago, when a Beijing-based money manager sent my office an email, and asked if I could meet him in Toronto for coffee. He was fairly vague, but said he just wanted to have a casual conversation […]
Toronto and Vancouver now rank amongst the most expensive real estate in the world, here’s where they are in contrast to other wealth hubs.
The world’s largest real estate buyers are still short on cash, as China’s improved capital controls sent reserves to a 9 month high.
Global real estate prices are on the rise, and Canada’s leading the pack according to the IMF…it’s not a good thing.
China’s capital outflows continued to rise, and expect that number to accelerate soon as new anti-money laundering measures are rolled out.
Don’t expect Mainland Chinese real estate investors to make it rain in 2017. At least, not to the extent they did last year.
China’s largest buyer of international real estate just got yuan blocked. Here’s what went down at Anbang, and how it will impact the market.
Old money cities like London still top the list for the uber rich’s secondary home of choice, but some new cities are popping up on the list.
Homeowners are starting to recover from the US real estate bubble that burst in 2008, but over 10 million mortgages have little to no equity.
Social media is outraged at the possibility of Canadian developers offering big overseas incentives in attempt to win back foreign buyers.