2021 Mid-year Market Update 

Joined by Jim Allworth - Chief Investment Strategist for RBC Dominion Securities with over 50 years of experience, we discuss various aspects of the markets and economy including:

  • Market outlook for the remainder of the year after a tremendous first half
  • Inflation and Interest Rate expectations
  • Favorable sectors of the overall market

 

Outlook for Vancouver Real Estate

The Path Forward for Housing Prices in Vancouver

In this presentation, Brendon Ogmundson - Chief Economist of the BC Real Estate Association, and top realtor, Vivian Yu, discuss the current state and future outlook of the Vancouver Real Estate market.

  • Market Overview - March 2020 to Present (3:30mins)
  • Macro forecast for Vancouver's housing prices (9:45mins)
  • Potential risks & supports for housing prices (14:20mins)
  • Interest Rate Forecast (18:30mins)
  • Is Vancouver housing in bubble territory (21mins)
  • Impact of foreign buyers on home prices - Fact or Fiction (26:30mins)

Recorded June 24th, 2021

 


 

Investment Fees: Understanding the costs of investing and why it matters

Joined by Scott Boniferro from BlackRock Canada, we discuss the importance of understanding your Investments fees:

  • The Impact of fees on your long term returns
  • Understanding the different costs associated with investing
  • Options available to reduce fees