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Verna Jones-Cox - Habits of Successful Investors - 03/12/10 08:45 PM
Our fellow Nuwire Investor contributor Verna Jones-Cox has boiled down success in real estate to 9 Habits that are really spot on. The other thing about them is that anybody can acquire these habits and become successful there is nothing magical or mystical about it. I strongly recommend reading the whole article as I'm sure they are habits that will bring success in all areas of life.Successful Investors:1. Have a plan and work it - like a road map to your final goal2.Have a network and use it - a good team is very important and often found through meeting other (0 comments)
Don't miss your last chance! - 03/11/10 04:30 PM
This weekend is the REIN ACRE weekend. Don't miss this incredible workshop that will change your life and how you look at the real estate investment market in your area and in Canada.Best selling author Don R. Campbell, Mortgage wizard Peter Kinch and many other industry leaders will be there to help you see the opportunity that lies in the ups and downs of the current real estate market.Peter Kinch says:"Where will the market go from here? Is it too late to make money in real estate? What will happen with interest rates? How will the new rule changes affect me? (0 comments)
This and That - Edmonton's looking great! - 03/09/10 05:43 PM
Rosy outlook shines on Alberta's economy - "More signs emerged Monday that an economic rebound is starting to take hold in Alberta, as new home construction soared and the hiring outlook improved.At the same time, rising oil prices continue to boost financial markets, adding more positive momentum to the provincial outlook, analysts said.""It looks like we've hit the bottom and we're edging back up in Alberta," said Jacques Marcil, economist with Canada West Foundation, a Calgary-based think-tank.Tripling of housing starts returns builders to pre-recession levels - "There is optimism that the market is showing stability for 2010," "Single-family homes are selling (1 comments)
Alberta's upcoming labour squeeze will affect rents. - 03/03/10 05:08 PM
It's hard to imagine a labour shortage with unemployment at 6.6% but apparently there is one looming around the corner.Alberta braces for next labour squeeze - "A rebound in the oil patch is sparking fears of a labour shortage like the one that led to sky-high wages and mass importing of skilled tradespeople ...." “We are about to start running into, believe it or not, another labour shortage,” “It is going to be significant again,” says Brian Vaasjo, president of Capital Power Inc. As the need for labour increases so will the need for rental units as in-migration increases. A look (1 comments)
What do you meme? - 03/01/10 08:13 PM
Fourteen Golds and seventeen days later, the Olympics have come to a close. We watched many great performances and got a peek inside the lives of some of the world's greatest sports champions and their moment(s) of fame. I'm not a huge sports fan, but I find it exhilarating to see the athlete's expressions as they win or don't do as well as expected.Their faces show a lot in those few raw seconds of evaluation. Some look crushed, regain composure, and then a look of determination spreads over them as you can almost see the wheels turn as they begin to (2 comments)
It's back! REIN ACRE LIVE EVENT! - 03/01/10 03:47 AM
This Canadian specific program took us from 2 rental properties to almost 50 doors in 6 years. I fully stand by the information provided, the people you meet and the inspiration you get. Take the first steps to your financial freedom! “Interest Rates About To Jump... Housing Bubble Fears... Oil Prices are Up & Down... And Now They Change The Mortgage Financing Rules.The Truth Is: A Select Group Of Informed Investors Are Smiling and Excited About All Of This Turmoil... While The Majority Huddle In Fear Confused By All The Mixed SignalsDiscover How YOU Can Be Smiling (and Profiting From) All Of This Turmoil (0 comments)
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