Preparing for Retirement: Investing During and In Preparation for Retirement 
08th Sep, 2020
Preparing for Retirement: Investing During and In Preparation for Retirement 
Investing for retirement is a topic that comes up frequently in any discussion about financial planning. After years of working and saving, people want to feel secure that they will have enough money ... Read More
CMI State of the Market: Canada’s Biggest Real Estate Market Shatters Sales Record as Recovery Continues 
18th Aug, 2020
CMI State of the Market: Canada’s Biggest Real Estate Market Shatters Sales Record as Recovery Continues 
Although the Canadian economy may be going through a recession, the Canadian housing market is rebounding quickly from the pandemic lows. July saw a surge in Toronto house sales, a clear indication th... Read More
What are the Benefits of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan?
06th Aug, 2020
What are the Benefits of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan?
What are the Benefits of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)? Record volatility has made 2020 one of the most difficult investment climates in recent memory. A public health crisis, economic distress... Read More
CMI State of the Market: Canadian Home Sales See ‘V-Shaped’ Recovery as Nation Slowly Emerges from Lockdown
20th Jul, 2020
CMI State of the Market: Canadian Home Sales See ‘V-Shaped’ Recovery as Nation Slowly Emerges from Lockdown
Canada’s housing market extended its recovery in June, as home sales and new listings rebounded sharply from their pandemic lows. Record low mortgage rates and the gradual lifting of shelter-in-plac... Read More
MICs: An effective diversification strategy for private mortgage investments
13th Jul, 2020
MICs: An effective diversification strategy for private mortgage investments
Mortgage investing has gained considerable notoriety in recent years as more investors realize the opportunities and diversification that are inherent with these investments.  In particular, private ... Read More
CMI State of the Market: Canada’s Biggest Real Estate Market Shatters Sales Record as Recovery Continues 
18th Aug, 2020
CMI State of the Market: Canada’s Biggest Real Estate Market Shatters Sales Record as Recovery Continues 
Although the Canadian economy may be going through a recession, the Canadian housing market is rebounding quickly from the pandemic lows. July saw a surge in Toronto house sales, a clear indication th... Read More
CMI State of the Market: Canadian Home Sales See ‘V-Shaped’ Recovery as Nation Slowly Emerges from Lockdown
20th Jul, 2020
CMI State of the Market: Canadian Home Sales See ‘V-Shaped’ Recovery as Nation Slowly Emerges from Lockdown
Canada’s housing market extended its recovery in June, as home sales and new listings rebounded sharply from their pandemic lows. Record low mortgage rates and the gradual lifting of shelter-in-plac... Read More
Victoria Housing Market Review
25th Sep, 2018
Victoria Housing Market Review
Victoria is the capital of British Columbia and is a community of choice for many individuals. One of the many reasons is the economic opportunities the city provides. Consequently, its housing market... Read More
Vancouver Housing Market Review
Vancouver Housing Market Review
Vancouver, the largest city in British Columbia, is one of the best places to live in Canada and, arguably, in the world. Unsurprisingly, the city of Vancouver has had exceptional growth over the year... Read More
Toronto Housing Market Review
Toronto Housing Market Review
Toronto, Canada’s financial capital, is considered to be an international center for business and finance, and its robust economy has positively driven the booming housing market. However, this city... Read More
What are the Benefits of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan?
What are the Benefits of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)? Record volatility has made 2020 one of the most difficult investment climates in recent memory. A public health crisis, economic distress and geopolitical tensions have forced many investors to reevaluate ...
Modern Portfolio Theory
In 1952, economist Harry Markowitz introduced Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT) in an essay for which he won a Nobel Prize in Economics. This model has served as a cornerstone for modern finance and has inspired both praise and criticism.  MPT’s premise rests on the a...
CMI Launches its Third MIC Fund to Investors
CMI MIC Prime Mortgage Fund offers investors a conservative, low-risk investment solution. TORONTO, ONTARIO (June 2, 2020) - CMI announced today that they will be launching their third and latest Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) fund to the market on July 1, 2020....
Alternatives in fixed income investing
The COVID-19 pandemic has sent shockwaves throughout the economy. Stock and bond markets have been spiraling as both corporate profits and interest rates have fallen in response to this unprecedented historic event. It appears that uncertainty will remain in the market ...
Assessing Risk and Return of Investments
Investors make decisions by assessing an investment’s return versus its potential risks. A higher yield is expected of a riskier investment, and conversely, lower returns are associated with low-risk ventures. For example, a downtown premium office in Vancouver retur...