Testing Demand – How Coronavirus and a Drop in Foreign Interest is Curbing Canadian Housing

So far, 2020 has been largely defined by bans and restrictions that have stalled and stagnated many previously healthy markets. Amidst so much more, the global pandemic has ensued things like mandatory business closures, strict travel restrictions and bans, plummeting immigration levels, and a significant drop in foreign investments. For years now, immigration-driven population growth [...]

By |2020-09-13T20:16:22-04:00September 13th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments

Strategies for Creating Buyer Urgency and Securing a Deal

Facebook was first launched in 2004. Since its humble beginnings, the company has become one of the biggest in the world. Facebook's rise gave way to their now famed motto, coined by Mark Zuckerberg, "move fast and break things." Though Zuckerberg's credo was timely and pointed, meant to celebrate the high-velocity innovation that drove Facebook's [...]

By |2020-08-24T08:43:03-04:00August 24th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments

Taking the Digital Leap – The Digitization of the Real Estate Industry in the Wake of COVID-19

The real estate industry was moving towards normalizing digitized processes well before the coronavirus pandemic struck. According to a 2019 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers report, released by the National Association of Realtors, the internet has become the most common resource for buyer hopefuls looking to purchase a home, overtaking the previous norm of [...]

By |2020-08-04T10:08:12-04:00August 4th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments

The Impact of COVID-19 on the GTA’s Housing Market

The coronavirus pandemic has changed Canadian industries across the board and Toronto's real estate industry is no exception. Though the market is poised to emerge stronger than ever, there's been a perceivable shift as to where demand is growing. The recovery of the GTA's real estate market and a rising demand for housing According to [...]

By |2020-08-04T10:12:56-04:00July 30th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments

Making Your Real Estate Investments Count – 7 Best Cities To Invest In Ontario in 2020

Investing in real estate comes with its fair share of advantages. In addition to offering predictable and sustainable cash flow, real estate tends to appreciate in value, keep up with inflation, and provide a higher return on investment, compared to investing in stocks, bonds, or mutual funds. That said, when it comes to investing in [...]

By |2020-07-14T13:10:45-04:00July 14th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments

Rent is on the rise in the GTHA and Niagara – here’s what you need to know

It's been a year of record highs and lows in Greater Toronto, Hamilton and Niagara. While vacancy rates are at an all-time-low, the average cost of rent is rising. And while rent increases are being recorded in major cities across Canada, the hikes are the steepest in the GTHA and Niagara. According to a new [...]

By |2020-06-06T09:47:01-04:00June 6th, 2020|Multi Family Apartments, Real Estate|0 Comments

Always stick to the fundamentals – The relationship between the Toronto economy and real estate demand and prices

The downfalls of the coronavirus pandemic have been copious and persistent. Many Canadians have experienced job loss, stocks and interest rates have plunged, and recession talk is in the air. With most Canadian markets either frozen or bleeding, maintaining an optimistic outlook about the economy almost seems remiss. But there is an upshot: demand within [...]

By |2020-05-06T16:03:22-04:00May 6th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments

Cashflow is Not King – The Real Way To Build Wealth in Canadian Real Estate.

Unless you have a stock pile of money or started with a large source of funds, to make it big in real estate you must look beyond cashflow. Most Canadian real estate investment classes, books or buzz words are all about cashflow, cashflow, cashflow. The majority of people believe that successful investing is only [...]

By |2020-04-10T09:31:55-04:00April 7th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments

Technology in Apartment Real Estate: Optimize and streamline Canadian Commercial Real Estate. Automate. Automate. Automate

Streamlining Commercial Real Estate Real estate is not recession proof and the commercial real estate industry goes through economic cycles including downturns just like any other sector – some assets are more affected than others. Whether the cause be from a virus like COVID-19, policy or simply the end of the real estate cycle. In [...]

By |2020-04-06T19:51:32-04:00April 6th, 2020|Real Estate, Residential|0 Comments

How We Identify and Make Offers on Multifamily Properties – Acquire. Reposition. Manage.

At Crescendo Equity, our business consists of identifying, evaluating, buying, and operating prime Canadian multifamily properties on behalf of our investors. Our geographical focus is on Canada and in particular Niagara, Hamilton, Kitchener and certain parts of Montreal, Quebec. Our investors trust us to make the best possible choices and generate the highest possible returns. [...]

By |2020-04-06T19:02:05-04:00April 5th, 2020|Real Estate|0 Comments