Donal Ward McCarthy (311 Realty Group) & Hugo Dos Reis discuss the current Canadian real estate market trends, Bank of Canada’s recent rate increase and inflation.
Tune in to hear Vine Group’s Hugo Dos Reis (Mortgage Broker & Partner) and CMHC’s Robert Taylor (Account Manager – Client Relations) chat about the trends that are affecting applications and what the change to the current stress test could mean for the Canadian real estate market.
*Recorded prior to the announcement confirming June 1, 2021 Stress Test*
The end of 2020 saw buyers in the BC detached market having to strategize and look at the big picture for their offers, for the best possibility to secure the home that they want.
Are appraisals coming back below the purchase price because we are seeing a lot of properties selling well over the asking price? What types of properties and neighbourhoods are hot spots for purchases in BC, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic? How is the new norm of working remotely affecting real estate?
VINE Group’s Paul Tsu and Hugo Dos Reis have an in-depth discussion with John Powers (Realtor, Powers Real Estate) about the current real estate market in British Columbia.
VINE Group’s Kim Nguyen and Hugo Dos Reis are joined by Alberta realtor, Ella Kuindersma, to chat about the Calgary real estate market trends and what we might expect for 2021.
Peter Aceto, President of Mortgage Alliance, chats with Hugo Dos Reis about his transition from the banking world to the broker world. Together they discuss the reasons why more Canadians should be using a mortgage broker, how technology plays a role in improving the mortgage experience for both brokers and clients and where the mortgage industry is headed in the near future. Watch until the end for Peter’s advice on how to make the most of the year ahead.
Ming Lim, Advisory & Investment Realty Services at Volition Properties, joins Hugo Dos Reis to kick off 2021 with Toronto real estate market predictions, trends and insights for the year ahead. Toronto has always been a challenging market for real estate investment, but how has 2020 impacted investment strategies?
The Vine Rant: Demystifying Reverse Mortgages – How they can be the solution you didn’t know existed
Let’s talk Reverse Mortgages. Rizwan Qureshi, Regional Business Manager (Central Toronto) from Equitable Bank, breaks down the value of Reverse Mortgages and how this can be the solution to meet the financial needs of your family.
https://youtu.be/yEVk8E-ZkiM What is a “B” Lender? What is an alternative lender? Why are they a great alternative to the Big Banks? What type of
Join us, as Usman Mahmood of The Usman Group – Sotheby’s International Real Estate, walks us through the COVID-19 experience from a real estate point of view. How has the pandemic impacted the market and what can be predicted for the future?