The Effect of Carbon Taxes on Income Properties

Posted by Braden Equities Inc. on Jan 30, 2017 8:05:00 AM

Starting January 1, 2017, carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels are taxed at a rate of $20 per tonne. That number is set to increase to $30 per tonne in 2018, and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has said she'll respect the federal mandate to boost the price to $50 per tonne by 2022.

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How Our Vision Will Help Your Multi-Family Investment in 2017 Market Conditions

Posted by Braden Equities Inc. on Jan 19, 2017 8:59:00 AM

If you're a real estate investor or condo board member searching for help to navigate 2017 Market conditions, you're looking in the right place. A slow real estate market, high vacancy rates, and a potential rent increase cap are some of the risks that can affect any investment, especially real estate and multi-family buildings.

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7 Tips to Help Lower Your Lawn Maintenance Bill

Posted by Braden Equities Inc. on Apr 14, 2016 9:00:00 AM

When it comes to the common lawn spaces in apartment buildings, some owners are deciding that less is more. That means less mowing, less edging, less fertilizing and less weeding, which in turn means lower costs and more time to focus on other tasks.

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Are Multifamily Properties Recession Proof? Part 2

Posted by Braden Equities Inc. on Mar 28, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Are Multifamily Properties Recession Proof?

Multifamily properties in Edmonton hold an advantage over commercial real estate because they enable the investor to more easily maneuver cash flow. Long term leases like those you find in office buildings do not allow for the frequent rent adjustments that are possible with multifamily investments. The reason for this is that leases on apartments are usually 6 to 12 months long rather than several years as with commercial.

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The Value of Renter's Insurance

Posted by Braden Equities Inc. on Jan 14, 2016 8:00:00 AM

If you rent your living space, rather than own it, then you should have renters insurance. It can be purchased for just a few dollars a month, and it will guarantee that your assets are covered in the event of theft or damage. Additionally, it will provide liability coverage if someone is accidentally injured in your home.

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With nearly 40 years in business, Braden Equities Inc. is one of the premier property management companies in Edmonton and the surrounding area. Our management style is tailored to the unique needs of each one of our clients, and we work as a team to ensure that every project is treated with the care and attention it deserves. We pride ourselves on having the best staff in the industry, backed by strong, proven management systems that deliver results. We firmly believe that paying attention to the details can make all the difference.
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