Category Archives: Articles

3 Questions To Ask When Looking For Pandemic Proof Commerical Tenants

From negotiating rent breaks to tenants going bankrupt, if you’re a landlord during this time you’ve likely been hit in one way or another by this pandemic. Your once stable real estate investment may be in trouble. However, there are a few tenants that may be deemed “pandemic proof” coming out of this. Here are […]

Just Launched! Meet The addy Podcast

We’re always looking for creative ways to bring real estate news directly to you in the formats you love. That’s why we’ve officially launched The addy Podcast! We’ve just released our first 3 episodes and tune in every Monday to catch the latest one. Episode #1: The Price of Tomorrow with Entrepreneur and author, Jeff […]

Watch Webinar – Future of Farming & Investing in Land

Learn from entrepreneur & CEO of Cubic Farms, Dave Dinesen, about the future of farming and investing in land. The Covid-19 pandemic exposed fragility in supply chains, such as labour shortages, disruptions in the packing and transportation sectors, and increasing uncertainty in the domestic and international markets. CubicFarms’ automated growing systems have emerged as a […]

Glowbal Restaurant Group Owner, Emad Yacoub, on the Future of Restaurants

The restaurant industry is going to change due to COVID-19 and we wanted to learn more. That’s why we reached out to one of Vancouver’s largest and most successful restaurateurs, Emad Yacoub, to get his take on where we go from here. Emad Yacoub is the owner of the Glowbal Restaurant Group which includes Trattoria, […]

eBook: Real Estate Technology For A Changing World

Technology is changing the way the world operates and the real estate industry is no exception. Excel spreadsheets that were once the norm are becoming increasingly less common as new software hits the market. It’s time to say goodbye to manual processes for investor management, property management, investment asset tracking and more. But how do […]

Watch Webinar – Real Estate & Investing in Retirement Homes, A Conversation with Nurse Next Door Co-Founder, Ken Sim

Learn from entrepreneur & former mayoral candidate, Ken Sim, about housing in Vancouver and how this crisis may impact retirement homes. Retirement homes have generally been deemed a good real estate investment given the high rental costs associated with specialized care. This pandemic has had a massive impact on these care homes that may lead […]

The Real Estate Trifecta: A Safe Haven During COVID-19

We are a few months into COVID-19, the global pandemic that has shut down economies around the world, grounded most airlines and put a general hold on just about everything. It has been a scary time for business owners, retailers and landlords with little exceptions. Even those with tenants that were previously deemed “strong” or […]

Watch Webinar – Real Estate & Restaurants During a Crisis with Glowbal Restaurant Group Owner

Learn from Vancouver restaurateur and real estate owner, Emad Yacoub, about how to navigate the food & beverage industry during this crisis. After witnessing a very dramatic disruption to daily operations, there is a fear that many restaurants – small and large – will never quite recover. What does Emad have to say about it […]

4 Tips For Writing A Kick-Ass Rental Property Ad

We spoke with Randy and Steve of The REINVESTORS in a recent webinar on “Landlording During a Crisis” about how to recruit great tenants. The first strategy? A great rental ad. Here are their 4 steps for crafting the perfect ad: Step 1) Set expectations at the top of the ad This eliminates unnecessary emails […]