Real Estate Development

Tech Talk for Tuesday October 2nd 2018

Pre-opening Comments for Tuesday October 2nd U.S. equity index futures were lower this morning. S&P 500 futures were down 3 points in pre-opening trade. The Canadian Dollar moved slightly higher after Royal Dutch Shell confirmed its intensions to build an LNG facility costing $40 billion in Kitimat ...

Realtors behaving badly

You’d think he would know better. After all, Bruce Chin has an MBA. That takes some work, and involves the study of business ethics. He worked (briefly) as a stock/portfolio analyst in the financial industry which is massively regulated. One lesson everybody learns by rote: ‘past performance i ...

#MemberMonday: Meet the Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce

The Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce (HHCC) has leveraged its community partnerships to successfully launch a local-first initiative called #BuyCloseBy.  The idea of a “local-first” initiative came up in 2017, when one of their members was actively developing the hashtag #BuyCloseBy. ...

What Canadian sectors and industries have dividend paying and dividend growth stocks, and what are these specific stocks?

Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. See disclaimer. What Canadian sectors and industries have dividend paying and dividend growth stocks, and what are these specific stoc ...

July 23, 2018

Assiduous Readers will remember that I am following the Fortress receivership with great interest and today there was a new development: Companies affiliated with Fortress Real Developments Inc. misled syndicated mortgage lenders about the value of land earmarked for real estate development project ...

They’re coming

Trump punts Kim and tells the US military to “prepare.” Stocks sell off, bonds gain, yields fall as the Korean love-in fizzles. Trade war talk heats up again and even timid Canada gets into the act telling China it can’t buy construction giant Aecon. Washington gets all pissy saying it may i ...

Tech Talk for Wednesday May 16th 2018

Pre-opening Comments for Wednesday May 16th U.S. equity index futures were mixed this morning. S&P 500 futures were unchanged in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually unchanged following release of April Housing Starts at 8:30 AM EDT. Consensus was a slip to 1.307 million units from 1.31 ...

No pity

Rudy’s a crusty business guy who has spent four decades buying and selling properties in the hinterland just north of The Big Smoke. Made a pot of money speculating on houses, apartment buildings and commercial properties. With the cunning of a country fox, he bailed on the last one about a year ...

The 2018 small caps: Ranking the top 500

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Best small cap stocks for 2018: Ranking the top 500

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