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Dad’s Double Duties; Payback of Investment Real Estate

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This past Father’s Day marked the third year since the passing of my Dad. Having June 17 fall on Father’s Day 2018 made it a hard moment; June 17, 2015, is the day my Dad left this world. I had an extraordinary father and who is deeply missed. My Dad served the role of father…

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WITFM; What’s In It For Me; Are You Getting Value?

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Dial Into WIIFM; What’s In It For Me? Building a website is never an easy task; the first question when developing a site is; Why? Selfish Reasons; Sorry My reason was simple; I wanted to write a book, and my editor told me if I did not have a social media presence in today’s digital…

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Are the Big Banks Getting Fat and Lazy; Laughing all the way to the Bank?

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Last week more of the Big Canadian Banks announced record profits; lending is driving their profits. The big banks take the cream of the lending crop and are happy to let higher interest rate lenders take the higher risk consumer. Anything the big banks consider high risk; not only gets passed off to other lenders…

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Pipeline Full of Dreams; How to Grow Our Economic Strength In the World

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Light at the End of the Tunnel As an investment real estate investor part of the success of your portfolio is determined by the economic strength of your rental marketplace.  Creating excellent trade jobs is an essential benefit for everyone. I am not opposed to a decent minimum wage, but I would rather see people have great paying…

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How Do Women Build a Bright Career in Contracting?

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The Handyma’am; Woman Contractor Part of my goal in building my investment real estate advisor’s business is to launch an investment real estate podcast and blog. I am always in search of people in the investment real estate business who are inspirational, fascinating and can bring “The Investment Real Estate Know How and the How…

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Breakthrough Reasons for Women; The How to of An Investment Real Estate Portfolio

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Strong Women in My Life My mother and grandmother were ahead of their times, and I did not even know this; why?  Because in our household it was normal. I come from a strong family background where my mother and father shared equally in raising the family.  My mother was a working mother and for…

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Creating a Living Legacy; How to Start with End In Mind?

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How to Start with End in Mind In successful goal setting having an end, the destination is critical. I found my parents it was always difficult to talk to them about their wills.  As my parents aged talking and updating their Wills scared them.  My parents saw it as an act of getting closer to the…

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Fortune of Fast Friends; Your Community Might Look Like a Family

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How many times have you heard people talk about their friends as part of their family? How through their community have developed friends. Over the years I have created some incredible friendships through many different communities. My Dad was in the Armed Forces, and we moved 21 times in the first 21 years of my…

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Which is Better Mortgage Cash Account or Mortgage Payment Vacation?

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Cash or Vacation? What is your answer; would you rather have cash or a vacation? I heard this morning a recent study of Canadians showed that over 52% did not use all of their vacation days.  Also, these folks forfeited the cash associated with these holidays days. Every year employees make their employers just a little…

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On the Move; A Millennial’s Life Exposed to Investment Real Estate

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When people find out I have an investment real estate portfolio the questions come fast and furious. Fast and Furious Investment Real Estate Questions: How do I get started? How can I secure financing? What if I don’t have much in the way of downpayment funds? Is buying investment real estate different than buying a…

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