Boardwalk Talks [S2-Ep4]: Are condos a scam?

Boardwalk Talks [S2-Ep4]: Are condos a scam?

There was a CBC documentary made in 2013 but just got released on YouTube a couple of days ago.  It has gone viral, with over 53 thousand views so far and counting.  It’s called “Towers of trouble” with a sub caption: “Toronto’s condo market has no rule book”.  The documentary is saying that we should be afraid condos (known as HOA’s for those of you listening in the US) because of falling glass and that it’s a scam to buy poorly-built condos.  

So today’s podcast topic is: is it a scam to buy a condo or not?

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Boardwalk Talks [S2-Ep3]: Effective Tenant Management

Boardwalk Talks [S2-Ep3]: Effective Tenant Management

Today’s podcast is about how to effectively manage tenants. Here are 3 lessons I learned from almost a decade of real estate investing.

To succeed at growing your wealth through real estate investing, you have to have a steady tenant base paying your mortgage. The whole idea behind investment properties is to have someone paying down the mortgage as your asset is growing in value. Keeping your tenants happy is imperative to the success of your landlord/tenant relationship. Landlords who are effective at managing tenants will rarely have a problem, and essentially have a business partner that is footing a large part of the capital to keep the whole operation functional and will help you build your portfolio.

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Boardwalk Talks [S2-Ep1]: Should I buy a condo or freehold property?

Boardwalk Talks [S2-Ep1]: Should I buy a condo or freehold property?

If you already have a few condo or freehold investments and you're wondering what to buy next between the two, either condo or freehold, you want to grow your portfolio or maybe you're just starting out and you want to look in getting into the market. Either way, This podcast is about condo or freehold investing. Which one is better?

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