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REBGV December 2018 market update video

January 10th, 2019

Concoed Brentwood Assignmsnt, Burnaby, BC

January 3rd, 2019

I just finished uploading this Apartment for sale, Concoed Brentwood Assignmsnt, Burnaby, BC

2019 Real Estate New Year Resolution: Buy what you can afford!

January 2nd, 2019

There is investment opportunity in any market. Real estate is an important vehicle to build your wealth. If Vancouver is too expensive for you, look outside the box!!! Immigrants always willing to explore outside their comfort zone! Buy what you can afford even though it is not in your hood! 

Taxation tips for Canadian invests real estate in US

November 19th, 2018

People always ask how taxation works when investing real estate in US.  A normal accountant won't be able to give you the right answer.  You need to engage a cross border accountant.  On Tina's AM1320 radio real estate weekly show, She interviewed Steven Ni, a former PricewaterhouseCoopers cross border accountant who has practiced in China, Canada and US give us professional advice how easy ...

B.C. Government launches promised condo flipping registry

November 6th, 2018
Honey moon is over for Vancouver speculators. Now we enter "You Play, You Pay!" era.   Developers now needs to report all assignments to a website called Condo & Strata Assignment Integrity Register (CSAIR) and all info will be forward to Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).  This is the only tax legislation I agreed with the NDP government.  It makes sense and reasonable.  
Take a look at the US re ...

3747 DELBROOK AVENUE, North Vancouver, BC

October 17th, 2018

I just sold this Other at 3747 DELBROOK AVENUE, North Vancouver, BC Upper Delbrook.

View this recently sold Other or see all my home sales

2501 565 SMITHE STREET, Vancouver West, BC

October 17th, 2018

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 2501 565 SMITHE STREET, Vancouver West, BC

Priced to sell! Best corner view unit at VITA! Water, city & Mountain views. Amazing bright & open 2 BR + flex residence plus locker as well as Concierge service in the building. Walking distance to downtown, theatres, library and shopping area. Rentals allowed. Currently tenanted. No rental less than six ...

Who to blame on our housing crisis? Chinese?

October 12th, 2018
While the locals blame the Chinese inflated the housing value.  Think twice!  Our governments (both previous and current) trying to get their voters vote.  All they do is to slap tax after tax without detail thought through process.  Now they successfully bring down 25% to 30% sales volume.  So, what does it means? more tax! Read article by clicking on the red link

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Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver September 2018 market update video

October 11th, 2018

Townhouse & Condo prices are trending downwards


REBGV September 2018 market update video


What is the purpose of investing?

October 9th, 2018

What is the purpose of investing? On the face of it the answer seems rather obvious – we invest our money in order to make more money. I literally just had a conversation with my neighbour who told me he has been investing in US for a looong time and still is for positive cash flow. 
Donnie Pingaro, ISG Global in Miami, travels all over US for investment opportunities. As a practitioners since ...
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Investment Radio Show with Tina Mak Personal Real Estate Corporation

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