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
MIC Investing As A Way To Diversify Investment Risk
The real estate market has only begun to recover from a combination of challenges like the expanded B20 stress test that tightened the reins on borrowing, a shortage of affordable housing, and increases in construction costs. The sector has held up against these stresso...
The Pitfalls of Overdiversification
Investment professionals typically agree that to help achieve long-term investment goals, diversification is a prudent strategy to adopt. Properly diversifying your investment portfolio provides more consistent overall portfolio performance. However, some investors and ...
Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies
Canadian Mortgages Inc. named one of Canada’s fastest growing companies by the 2019 Growth 500 – Canadian Business unveils annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies – Mississauga, ON (September 12, 2019) Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked C...
How MICs Compare to REITs
When it comes to real estate investing, most investors first seek to take the property ladder by becoming landlords and then encountering all the hassles of legalities, tenants and maintenance, to name a few. This, however, is not the only route to getting started. Real...
Debt Management for Healthy Borrowing
Canada has a pretty interesting debt market. Despite having one of the highest household debt-to-income ratios in the world, delinquency rates remain low, and consumer confidence continues to prevail. According to Trading Economics, the household debt-to-income ratio hi...
The Roles of Private Credit in an Investment Portfolio
The years following the financial crisis of 2008 have seen the rise of the private credit asset class. As a way to mitigate the ripple effects of the U.S. market crash, Canada enforced fiscal policies meant to stimulate the economy and restore its stability. On October ...
The Anatomy of a Great Real Estate Investment Fund
There are multiple drivers behind the performance and security of a fund. While collecting rent continues to be the primary source of revenue for REITs, they grow internally through occupancy, rent increases, tenant upgrades, and redevelopment of existing properties. RE...