Real Estate & Coffee

Real Estate & Coffee

By Joel Arndt
Real estate news and discussions. For anyone who finds their conversations always lead back to real estate some how.

We focus on:
Markets updates in Ontario, Canada.
Lending and mortgage news
Housing affordability
Development and new construction
Rental property investing
Demographic data: How people are moving and working.
Real estate technology

There's always something to talk about.
More places to listen

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Toronto-based hospital network commits land to building affordable housing - Tuesday September 17 2019
Toronto-based hospital network commits land to building affordable housing Article: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/toronto/article-toronto-based-academic-hospital-commits-land-to-building-affordable/ Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Also, let's connect on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joelarndt_/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joelarndt/ Webstite: www.joelarndt.ca
15:04
September 17, 2019
Rapid rise of co-working providing needed space as big cities feel real estate crunch - Monday September 16 2019
Rapid rise of co-working providing needed space as big cities feel real estate crunch Article: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-rapid-rise-of-co-working-providing-needed-space-as-big-cities-feel/ Do work for a co-working company? What your experience been like? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Also, let's connect on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joelarndt_/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joelarndt/ Webstite: www.joelarndt.ca
13:53
September 16, 2019
Canadian household debt-to-income ratio rises in Q2 - Saturday September 14 2019
Canadian household debt-to-income ratio rises in Q2 Article: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/canadian-household-debt-edged-lower-in-second-quarter-1.1315752 What do you think about Canada's rising household debt ratio? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Also, let's connect on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joelarndt_/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joelarndt/ Webstite: www.joelarndt.ca
12:47
September 14, 2019
Edmonton House Prices and a Trudeau Election Promise - Friday September 13th 2019
Edmonton House Prices and a Trudeau Election Promise Articles: https://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/mobile/new-homes-in-edmonton-see-largest-price-drop-in-canada-1.4590364 https://nationalpost.com/news/trudeau-vows-to-help-housing-affordability-with-national-tax-on-foreign-buyers Do you invest in Edmonton? How has the market treated you? And what do you make of Trudeau's promises? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Also, let's connect on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joelarndt_/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joelarndt/ website: www.joelarndt.ca
16:26
September 13, 2019
Big challenges in booming multifamily sector - Thursday September 12 2019
Big challenges in booming multifamily sector: CAIC panel Article: https://renx.ca/big-challenges-canada-booming-multifamily-apartments-sector/ What are your strategies for overcoming the challenges of investing in Multifamily real estate right now? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Also, let's connect on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joelarndt_/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joelarndt/ Website: www.joelarndt.ca
27:11
September 12, 2019
Mortgage fraud among millennials - Wednesday September 11 2019
The growing problem of mortgage fraud among millennials Article: https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/growing-problem-mortgage-fraud-millennials-184233160.html Do you have many millennial clients? What are some trends you've seen? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Also, let's connect on: Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/joelarndt_/ LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/joelarndt/ Website - www.joelarndt.ca
11:06
September 11, 2019
As Toronto rents surge, why aren’t we building more apartments? - Tuesday September 10 2019
As Toronto rents surge, why aren’t we building more apartments? Article:  https://www.thestar.com/business/2019/09/09/as-toronto-rents-surge-why-arent-we-building-more-apartments.html Are you a developer? What would it take for you to start building apartments? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Also, let's connect on: Instagram LinkedIn
18:35
September 10, 2019
A Canadian REIT's Strategy for One of Canada's Hottest Markets - Monday September 9th 2019
A Canadian REIT's Strategy for One of Canada's Hottest Markets. Article: https://renx.ca/riocan-plans-series-ottawa-retail-property-redevelopments/ Do you live in Ottawa? What do you think of major developments there? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
16:32
September 9, 2019
Hamilton Market Stats for August 2019 - Saturday September 7 2019
Article: https://www.rahb.ca/rahb-realtors-release-august-statistics/ What other trends are you seeing in Hamilton? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
12:00
September 7, 2019
Investor and Mortgage Agent, Jacob Perez, talks about Bank of Canada interest rates and the First Time Home Buyer Incentive - Friday September 6th 2019
Investor and Mortgage Agent, Jacob Perez, talks about Bank of Canada interest rates and the First Time Home Buyer Incentive program. To contact Jacob, find him on instagram @jacobperez10 Email Jacob: jacob@jpmortgage.ca If you would like to add your thoughts to the conversation, email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
27:32
September 6, 2019
Bank of Canada leaves interest rate unchanged...for now - Thursday September 5th 2019
Article: https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/bank-of-canada-leaves-interest-rate-unchangedfor-now-140016931.html How does it affect your business when the Bank of Canada makes a move on their key interest rate? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
07:07
September 5, 2019
Here's what you need to know about the First-time Home Buyer Incentive - Wednesday September 4th 2019
Article: https://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/politics/here-s-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-first-time-home-buyer-incentive-1.4574508 How will you advise your clients about the First Time Home Buyer Incentive? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
09:10
September 4, 2019
The Surprising Way Real Estate Agents Are Adapting To "iBuyers" Buying Houses Directly From Sellers - Tuesday September 3rd 2019
Back from vacation! Article:  https://www.forbes.com/sites/johnwake/2019/09/01/the-surprising-way-real-estate-agents-are-adapting-to-ibuyers-buying-houses-directly-from-sellers/#6fef0a8d4212 How do you think the iBuyer trend would work in Canda? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
18:35
September 3, 2019
Hamilton hits $1billion in building permits in eight months - Thursday August 22nd 2019
Article: https://www.hamilton.ca/government-information/news-centre/news-releases/city-hits-new-record-setting-economic-milestone Soutern Ontario as a whole is doing really well for construction activity. If you're from Kingston, Guelph, St. Catherines, London or Windsor, I would love to hear about what development looks like in your area. Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca Please pardon the background noises in this episode. My roommate woke up early. But those are the true sounds of a morning coffee. ;) NOTE: I'm on vacation starting tomorrow (out in the bush) so there won't be an episode until September 2nd.
07:05
August 22, 2019
Indwell receives national award for Parkdale Landing project (Passive House Project) - Wednesday August 21st 2019
Articles:  https://indwell.ca/2019/06/04/indwell-receives-national-award-for-parkdale-landing-project/   https://canada.constructconnect.com/dcn/news/projects/2019/05/ywca-hamilton-incorporates-passive-house-design-affordable-housing-development   https://www.woodstocksentinelreview.com/news/local-news/oxford-receives-federal-provincial-funding-for-affordable-housing  Organizations: Indwell -  https://indwell.ca/  YWCA -  https://www.ywcahamilton.org/  Shilthuis Construction -  http://www.schilthuis.com/  Passive House Canada -  https://www.passivehousecanada.com/  If you know of any other Passive House developments, I would love to hear about it. Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
10:18
August 21, 2019
First Ever Passive House High-Rise Retrofit in Canada Will Create More Affordable Housing for Seniors in Hamilton - Tuesday August 20th 2019
Article:  https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/first-ever-passive-house-high-rise-retrofit-in-canada-will-create-more-affordable-housing-for-seniors-in-hamilton-854641460.html  Here's more about Passive House standards:  https://www.passivehousecanada.com/about-passive-house/  Know of any other buildings that are built to passive house standards? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
18:50
August 20, 2019
Passive House Canada actively pursues Eastern Canada growth - Monday August 19th 2019
Article:  https://canada.constructconnect.com/dcn/news/associations/2019/08/passive-house-canada-actively-pursues-eastern-canada-growth  Other Articles:  https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/first-ever-passive-house-high-rise-retrofit-in-canada-will-create-more-affordable-housing-for-seniors-in-hamilton-854641460.html   https://indwell.ca/2019/06/04/indwell-receives-national-award-for-parkdale-landing-project/  Do you have any experience designing, building, or living in a Passive House?  Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
17:13
August 19, 2019
Canada Loses 24,000 Jobs, But The Canadian Real Estate Industry Picks Up Over 30,000 - Saturday August 17th 2019
Article:  https://betterdwelling.com/canada-loses-24000-jobs-but-the-canadian-real-estate-industry-picks-up-over-30000/  Have you been through a couple recessions? What was the attitude like in Canada before the unemployment rate spiked? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
10:48
August 17, 2019
Home sales climbed 12.6% higher in July: CREA - Friday August 16th 2019
Article:  https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/home-sales-climbed-12-6-higher-in-july-crea-1.1302144  What do you think of Canada's economic outlook, particularly in light of our (mostly) recovering real estate market? Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
13:09
August 16, 2019
Expanding to Edmonton, real estate tech startup raises $22 million - Thursday August 15th 2019
Kingston Article:  https://www.tvo.org/article/home-truths-part-4-the-dark-side-of-kingstons-red-hot-housing-market  Main Article:  https://edmontonjournal.com/business/local-business/expanding-to-edmonton-real-estate-tech-startup-raises-22-million  What do think about Properly's business model?  Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
14:37
August 15, 2019
Southwestern Ontario’s cities dominate the top ten list of growing communities in Canada - Wednesday August 14th 2019
Article: https://ontarioconstructionnews.com/southwestern-ontarios-cities-dominate-the-top-ten-list-of-growing-communities-in-canada-2/ I really want to know what you think about the rise in construction activity. Is it a good sign? Or is it just creating more vulnerability? Email me:  recoffee@joelarndt.ca
11:49
August 15, 2019
Montreal real estate: Cloud-based brokerage comes to Quebec - Tuesday August 13th 2019
Articles:  https://montrealgazette.com/business/local-business/real-estate/montreal-real-estate-cloud-based-brokerage-comes-to-quebec  Realtors, I would love to hear what you think about eXp Realty and other digital brokerages. Email me: recoffee@joelarndt.ca
10:39
August 13, 2019
How two Toronto developers got a 3-storey rental building past yellowbelt zoning rules - Monday August 12th 2019
Article:  https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2019/08/09/how-two-toronto-developers-got-a-3-storey-rental-building-past-yellowbelt-zoning-rules.html  I mentioned an opinion piece from BILD about Tokyo's housing model. Here it is:  https://www.thestar.com/life/homes/opinion/2019/06/22/toronto-could-learn-a-lot-from-tokyo-housing-models.html 
17:52
August 12, 2019
Tiny homes making big waves in expensive housing markets - Saturday August 10th 2019
Saturday August 10th 2019 - Tiny homes making big waves in expensive housing markets - Vancouver Sun - https://vancouversun.com/homes/buying-selling/tiny-homes-making-big-waves-in-the-housing-market
15:02
August 10, 2019
Friday August 9th 2019 - Rich, Aging Boomers Poised to Keep Millennials Out of Housing
Articles:  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-08-08/rich-aging-boomers-poised-to-keep-millennials-out-of-housing?srnd=premium-canada   https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/seniors-toronto-housing-cmhc-1.5240953 
10:38
August 9, 2019
Thursday August 8th 2019 - Canadian yield curve inversion reaches its deepest since 2000 - bnnbloomberg.ca
Here's the article:  https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/canadian-yield-curve-inversion-reaches-its-deepest-since-2000-1.1297901 
10:09
August 8, 2019
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