Tag Archives: apartment

This is how my investment property is doing after 1 year

Liquid’s rental property – 1 year update About a year ago I blogged about selling farmland to buy a rental property in the Lower Mainland. I wrote that I expected a 15% annual return. In today’s post I’ll discuss how my 1 bedroom rental apartment is performing, and share 4 important lessons I’ve learned along the way. 🙂… Read More »

Apartments I Can’t Afford – Homes for the Ultra Rich

The Most Expensive Home in Canada If you’re in the market for the best property money can buy then look no further than Vancouver, B.C. Earlier this year the exclusive downtown penthouse in Coal Harbour went on the market for CDN $58,888,000, which makes it the priciest Canadian home to be listed on the MLS. This custom designed, upscale penthouse features two full… Read More »

Rent vs Buy

Some experts say the North American real estate market is starting to become overvalued again. In today’s post we’ll compare property prices to rents and explore whether or not overheated markets like Vancouver are headed for a hard landing. 🙂 Rent vs Buy Let’s take two fictitious singles, Alice and Barry, who are both from Vancouver and work for… Read More »