Small caps looking cheap again

By | 11/28/2023

Small stocks, big value The stock market has been on a tear lately. The S&P 500 now has a forward P/E ratio of 18.7 which is more expensive than its historical average. As investors we want to buy assets when they are cheap. Luckily stocks can be grouped by size. The S&P 500 are large cap companies. But… Read More »

The most expensive Canadian cities

By | 09/12/2023

Renters can feel house poor too The cost of rent continues to climb in Canada. Nowhere is it more expensive than the Greater Vancouver Area. According to the top 5 Canadian cities with the highest average rent are all here in the lower mainland. Here are the prices for a 1 bedroom unit without furniture. Below are… Read More »

Home prices are heading higher

The future of Vancouver real estate A 1 bedroom condo in downtown Vancouver recently sold for $1 million. (#404 889 Pacific St.) Someone looked at this 4th floor unit and said, “Yes, let me go ahead and pay $1,600 per sqft to buy this.”   Higher up in the same building a 3 bedroom unit sold last month… Read More »