Tag Archives: renting

Should everyone rent? When does it make sense to buy? A closer look at the price/rent ratio…

These are great questions.  I receive a couple emails each week from people looking for advice on this topic.  Some are potential first time buyers, but many are existing home owners.  My advice to those people may surprise my readers … Continue reading

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Reader question: Renting in Vancouver

Ali posted this question in the comment section of a recent post.  She has given permission for me to repost it.  There are some very intelligent readers who may want to add their wisdom. “I live in Vancouver and I’ve … Continue reading

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Typical bull arguments…

Calling out! I hate to call anyone out on this blog, but sometimes you can’t ignore the exceptionally misleading rants of the increasingly delusional Vancouver bull crowd. In all fairness to ‘Mac’, he is by far the most articulate and … Continue reading

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A few interesting articles for your reading pleasure

Let’s start with the laughable: Actor’s money tip: Buy, don’t rent! “Actor and writer Terry Chen performed in films including The A-Team, I, Robot and Almost Famous. Chen, 35, was born in Edmonton and splits his time between Los Angeles … Continue reading

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