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Vancouver Real Estate & Climate Change with Cal Inman

With fires burning all Summer and the recent atmospheric rivers and devastating floods, climate change should be on your mind if you are considering where to buy a home or invest in Vancouver or British Columbia, in general. But if only there was an easy way to search and make sense of the best available climate data?…

The top 5 real estate investment markets in BC for 2022 with Rod Mackay

There is no secret this past year has bolstered some amazing results for those who invested in commercial real estate and this week we are going to give you the VCREP top 5 markets we like for 2022! Rod Mackay from William Wright Commercial’s Vancouver office joins Cory this week to discuss what markets will…

2021 Top Real Estate Questions Answered!

We ask a lot of questions on the Vancouver Real Estate Podcast, but we also get a lot of questions from listeners. So, on today’s episode, we tackle the most frequently asked questions from you. How’s the market? What and where would you buy under a million dollars? What and where would you buy over…

Is your $500,000 condo really worth a million dollars with Meg Cooney

Do you own a condo in a rapidly developing area that the land might be better suited for an incoming high rise? This week Cory welcomes Meg Cooney, a strata wind-up specialist, to see if your condo might be worth way more than you think to a developer. Meg breaks down what a strata wind-up…

What is Actually Keeping You Out of the Housing Market? With Dustan Woodhouse

There’s a real risk of middle-class Vancouverites becoming life-long renters. And you hear a lot about supply constraints, speculators, foreign buyers and realtors being the cause. But on today’s show, we talk about the definitive factor that will have you up in arms! On our 300th episode, good friend of the show Dustan Woodhouse (President…

Why You Should Invest in Canada’s Next Big City with Anita Huberman

Ever wonder what makes Surrey so attractive for both business and families? This week, Surrey’s Board of Trade CEO, Anita Huberman, joined Matt and Cory to discuss Canada’s next big major city and driving forces behind it. If Surrey was not on your list of places to invest in, it should be now after listening…

Inflation, Interest Rate Hikes & the Risks to Vancouver Real Estate w/ John Webster

We are in uncertain times: Inflation is surging, the housing market has been on fire, and experts are calling for as many as EIGHT interest rate hikes in the next two years. So what does this mean for the country’s most expensive real estate market? John Webster, Head of Real Estate Secured Lending and Scotia…

How an EV Car Charging Station Could Influence Your Investment with Maxime Charron

The world’s richest man is the founder of an electric car company and that could be foreshadowing of what’s to come in the future. This week, Cory and Adam welcome Maxime Charron from Leading Ahead Energy, an industry leading electric car charging solution provider. Max talks about how, in case you have been living under a…

An Infinite Bank for Real Estate with Darren Mitchell

What are financial rules that the wealthy ignore? Here’s a hint: stop following the herd and put that hard earned cheddar to work! This week, financial guru & best-selling author, Darren Mitchell, joins Matt & Adam to discuss creative wealth building strategies while taking control of the compound (interest, that is). How can you super…

What’s Next for Downtown Vancouver with Nolan Marshall

It’s no secret downtown Vancouver has been slower than its pre-COVID form but is it as bad as other cities? This week, Cory welcomes Nolan Marshall, the newly appointed CEO of the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association (BIA) to discuss what is next for downtown Vancouver and how things have fared over the pandemic. Nolan…

9 Ways to Find a Deal in Vancouver Real Estate Right Now

How do you find a deal in Vancouver real estate? This is a challenging but not impossible question to answer. Adam & Matt sit down this week (without a guest!) to do just that, outlining nine tried and true deal finding techniques for Vancouver real estate. Some of these will translate across time & place while others…

How to Finance Commercial Investment Properties with Matthew Dunnigan

Did you find the perfect commercial property to invest in but, not sure how to or where to start? This week, Cory and Matt welcome commercial mortgage specialist Matthew Dunnigan, from the Impact Commercial Group, who breaks down all the steps needed from start to finish to help you acquire that commercial investment property you have always…

The Reinvention of the Vancouver Real Estate Market with Frances Bula

Vancouver is changing. Covid, political & policy shifts, housing policy and more. But what does this all mean for those interested in real estate and the City of Vancouver? Legendary Globe & Mail Vancouver journalist Frances Bula sits down with Adam and Matt to survey the changing landscape of the city and her findings may…

How to Become an Investorpreneur with Peter Leung

This week Cory and Adam are joined by the Investorpreneur himself Peter Leung who has amassed an international real estate portfolio in cities such as London, Vancouver and Hong Kong. Peter provides his insight on how investors can get started in commercial real estate, how commercial offers greater opportunities for investors that require funding than…

ZERO TO KOKOMO: Mortgage Hacking Your Way to Financial Freedom Using the Smith Maneuver with Robinson Smith & Kyle Green

Many homeowners strive to pay down their mortgage as the first step to financial freedom but what if that was absolutely wrong? Forgot the warm & fuzzy feeling that freedom from mortgage debt promises and think logical paths to true financial freedom. Robinson Smith and Kyle Green sit down with Adam and Matt to discuss…

How Big Data Should Inform Your Biggest Investment Decisions with Raymond Wong

So many commercial real estate deals happen off the MLS. So, where do investors go for detailed market data and what can it tell us? Raymond Wong from Altus Group sits down with Cory & Matt to detail why Altus is a one stop shop when it comes to data and research in the world…

Where the Smart Money’s Buying with Justin Smith

Past Guest and Fan Favorite™ Justin Smith last joined us on the show in 2018 and it’s safe to say a lot has changed since then. The President of Hawkeye Wealth sits down with Adam & Matt to survey the post-Covid investment landscape & his prognosis may surprise you. Where should you buy when most asset…

The Five BEST Real Estate Markets in BC in 2022 with BIV’s Frank O’Brien

If you have ever read an article about Commercial Real Estate in Vancouver, chances are you have read an article by Frank O’Brien. This week, Cory and Matt welcome senior writer Frank O’Brien, of Glacier Media (home of Business in Vancouver and Western Investor) to discuss some recently published articles on the booming Commercial Real Estate market in…

Vancouver Will Be A Better City with Ken Sim

Ask yourself this: is Vancouver a better city than it was four years ago? Mayoral Candidate Ken Sim doesn’t think so & neither do those involved with his new movement, A Better City. Ken sits down with Adam & Matt to discuss the current state of Vancouver, the challenges and mishaps that took place during…

How to Buy Self Storage Properties for only $10,000 with Hugh Cartwright

Don’t have the millions and millions of dollars needed to enter the self storage asset class in BC? Don’t worry! This week, Adam and Cory welcome Nationwide Self Storage Trust co-founder and Chairman, Hugh Cartwright, whose company offers investment opportunities into their self storage developments for as little as $10,000. Our listeners have spoken and…

This Lagging Market is the Best Investment in Vancouver with MLA Canada’s Ryan Lalonde & Cameron McNeill

Six months ago, today’s guests forecasted that prices in the Lower Mainland would see double digit increases in the next 1-3 years. This has already come true. Now they are back with another bold prediction about a lagging market that has the potential to play catchup in the coming months. And the increases may shock…

Is Victoria the Next Vancouver Real Estate Market with Byron Chard

They say hindsight is 20/20 and looking back over the past 20 years and seeing the amazing run up in value the Vancouver real estate market has had, it’s fair to say we all wish we would have bought more. Some people would even say if you buy in now, you might have missed the…

Will Vancouver Real Estate Prices Go Down in 2022? With Brendon Ogmundson

Will Vancouver real estate prices increase or decrease in 2022? This is the burning question that fuels many conversations – and today’s episode! And who better than BCREA Chief Economist, Brendon Ogmundson, who specializes in macroeconomic forecasting, housing market analysis, and econometric modelling! What factors are driving the current state of the market? Will the…

North America’s Best Market Just Keeps Getting Better with Mike Mackay

North America’s best industrial market just keeps getting better and better as Strand looks to add 1,000,000 SQFT to Vancouver Island’s industrial driving force Langford, BC. This week, Adam and Cory welcome Strand Development’s President Mike Mackay to talk about everything Langford and the exciting projects in Strand’s pipeline. With the recent acquisition of the…

The Pre-Construction Market, the Much-Anticipated Melrose Sales Launch & How You Can Get a Competitive Edge with Cam Good & Nick Campbell

Does buying pre-construction make sense for homeowners and investors right now? The short answer: that depends. President of Key Marketing, Cam Good, and VP of Operations Nick Campbell sit down with Adam & Matt to discuss the number of factors that every potential buyer should consider before pulling the trigger on pre-construction. Where are the…

Is the Retail Cannabis Business Riding HIGH? with Jeff Prete

The legalization of cannabis has sent shockwaves through the retail landscape with the prohibition of new retail opportunities for cannabis operators. This week Cory, and only Cory (you have to listen to the episode to find out why) is joined by Jeff Prete President of Jima Cannabis as they unpack the impact the cannabis business has had on retail…

Vancouver Then and Now with Renowned Planner Dr. Ann McAfee

If you don’t know Dr. Ann McAfee you should and chances are you have benefitted from her life’s work. Vancouver’s first ever Housing Planner in 1974; the Co-Director of Planning with Larry Beasley, implementing plans now famously known as Vancouverism, in the 1990s; more recently a consultant to international cities in countries as varied as Australia,…

The Best Real Estate Market in BC with Jeff Brown

Is there a real estate market, whether it be residential or commercial, that has attracted more hype during the pandemic than Kelowna? This week, Cory and Matt welcome Jeff Brown, Team Leader of William Wright Commercial’s Kelowna office, to the show. They  discuss the readily growing Kelowna real estate market; what, if any, impact the…

THREE Vancouver Neighbourhoods set to Explode with REW’s Simon Bray

Imagine you had behind-the-scenes access to data showing exactly what buyers were looking for in Vancouver based on 6 Million+ inquiries? Now imagine how this could help predict Vancouver’s next hot neighbourhoods. Finally, stop imagining because this week we made this a reality and did the work for you! Simon Bray, President of REW.ca, joins Matt…

Is Kamloops BC’s Next Big Real Estate Market to Invest In with Bryan Pilbeam

Ever wish you could go back in time and buy as much Vancouver real estate as you could in 2003? It may not be too late….to buy into what could be BC’s next real estate market set to boom: Kamloops. This week, Cory and Matt welcome Bryan Pilbeam, Vice President of Invictus Properties, to discuss…

Creating Cash Flow in Major Urban Centres with Cody Yeh

If you invest in Vancouver or Toronto, you already know that finding cash flow positive properties is tough. And, more than likely, you are currently addicted to the cap gain. But what if there was a way to have your cake and eat it too? Real estate investor and stock/options trader, Cody Yeh, joins Matt & Adam…

How to Buy Commercial Real Estate with 0% Down with Jon Switzer

Are you a successful business owner? Or maybe a business owner who has been able to provide a living for your family but hasn’t yet  found financial freedom through your business? This week, Cory and Matt welcome Jon Switzer, an owner occupier financial specialist, who shows business owners how to unlock their revenues enabling them to become their own landlord…

BC’s 2022 Building Code Will Change the Way We Value Homes with Doug Langford

Big changes are coming to BC’s building code in 2022 that will transform the way we value homes. Doug Langford, President of JDL Homes, joins Matt & Adam this week to outline the BC Energy Step Code and our province’s path to net-zero building by 2032. What changes are imminent? Will building costs skyrocket? And…

Developing From the Ground Up with Jordan MacDonald

Have you ever wondered how a property goes from an old house into a new multi level condo building? This week, Cory and Matt welcome Fabric Living CEO Jordan MacDonald who pulls back the sheets and explains the developing process in detail plus discusses some of his hugely successful East Vancouver projects. From the years of approval…

ZERO TO KOKOMO: Finding Financial Freedom with Jeff Poh

Jeff Poh is not our typical guest. He is not a celebrated politician or university economist. He hasn’t built a condo tower or bought an investment property a month for years at a time. Jeff Poh is probably a lot like you: a bright person somewhere in their middle years with some investment wins and…

The Evaluation of the Office Space with Drew Ratcliffe

Over the past year and a half, the world has seen many changes…but is the office space one of them? According to Drew Ratcliffe it is. This week, Cory welcomes Drew Ratcliffe of And Co, a new all-in-one, multi level, office community completed with a wellness studio, restaurant & event space. Drew shares his vision…

Metro Vancouver’s Growth Strategy for 2050 with Sean Galloway

Metro Vancouver is projecting 1 million new residents by 2050 (an average of 35,000 newcomers every year!), so what does this mean for emerging urban centres, job creation, housing affordability, transportation, and the environment. This week, Sean Galloway, Director of Regional Planning and Electoral Area Services for Metro Vancouver, joins Matt & Adam fresh off…

The Future of the Restaurant Business with Glowbal Group CEO Emad Yacoub

There is no question the hospitality sector has been hit the hardest by the COVID pandemic. One of Vancouver’s most prominent restaurant CEOs joins Cory this week to discuss the challenges the industry has had to overcome to survive and what the future of the business looks like. The Glowbal Group operates 10 locations that are some of…

ZERO TO KOKOMO (revisited): From $80,000 to $80,000,000 with Real Estate Investor Thomas Beyer

Want to be a real estate investor? Then stand on the shoulder of this giant! Real Estate Investor, Thomas Beyer, immigrated to Canada with $1,000 in his pocket and turned it into an impressive $80,000,000 – and in a shorter period of time than you think! This week he joins Adam & Matt to share…

The Fastest Growing Commercial Asset Class in Canada? with Pat Wood

Ever wonder about that 5′ x 5′ self storage unit that you rented for $110/month to store all that crap you never use? This week Cory and Adam welcome Pat Wood, formerly one of the, if not THE authority in self storage appraisals and consulting to discuss why this asset class has seen a huge…

ZERO TO KOKOMO (revisited): Twelve Properties in Twelve Months with Investors Dave & Melanie Dupuis

Here’s a resume many of us wish we had: twelve properties acquired in twelve months, 100+ doors and counting and best-selling authors… oh right, and they are retired (before they turned 40, we might add!). This week, real estate investors, Dave and Melanie Dupuis, join Adam & Matt to reveal their best investment tips, share…

How to Buy Commercial Real Estate for Only $1 with Mitch Jarvi

Ever wanted to buy commercial real estate but never felt you had the financial ability to do so? This week, Cory and Matt welcome Mitch Jarvi from the new crowdsourcing investment platform Addy. Mitch walks through the new opportunities Addy offers to its members by acquiring shares in various commercial real estate properties for as…

Why You Might Want to Buy Vancouver Real Estate Right Now with Vince Taylor

After the past 18 months, it’s hard to imagine that Vancouver real estate could go on another run, but there are some undeniable demand forces at play and today’s guest thinks the verdict is already in. Pilothouse’s President, Vince Taylor, joins Matt & Adam to put Vancouver real estate in a broader context and outline…

The Best Commercial Real Estate Investment in North America with Connor Braid

What asset class has the lowest vacancy rate in North America, surging demand from tenants, and seems to be annually increasing lease rates? This week, Cory welcomes Connor Braid, Managing Broker from William Wright Commercial’s Victoria office, to discuss the industrial asset class in Greater Victoria. Boasting a vacancy rate of less than 1% and…

Turning Lead into Gold with Jon Stovell

After listening to Jon Stovell, one thing will be clear: this guy loves Vancouver. As the CEO and President of one of Vancouver’s premier developers, Reliance Properties Ltd., Jon has engaged the city for decades and has a lot to say: on the problems of Vancouver, the future of Vancouver, and current real estate opportunities…

How to Buy the Perfect Investment Property with Thomas Wieckowski from Campbell and Pound Commercial Appraisers

Ever wonder how an appraiser or bank views your purchase? This week Cory welcomes Thomas Wieckowski to break down the appraisal process, how to value risk, and how a bank views your property. A must-listen-to episode if you are thinking of buying or have purchased commercial real estate to ensure you get the best value…

Is the Vancouver Real Estate Market in Trouble? With Tom Davidoff

What is happening in the Vancouver real estate market? Professor Tom Davidoff, Associate Professor and Director of the UBC Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate at Sauder School of Business, joins Matt & Adam to cover all things Vancouver real estate. Is the Vancouver real estate market cooling? Will interest rates rise? What does inflation mean for…

Commercial Real Estate’s Top Tax Tips with John Juranyi

What tax benefits does commercial real estate offer, Want to buy a commercial property and avoid paying property transfer tax? Cory and Adam welcome John Juranyi from Davidson & Company Accountants to discuss tax tips and benefits of owning commercial real estate. John provides in site on how buy the shares or company vs the commercial asset…

Is Canada the Frothiest Housing Market in the World? With Kyle Green

The Bloomberg Economics Dashboard just listed Canada as the second frothiest real estate market in the world in its “bubble rank”. Uh oh…we’ve been here before. But Is this time different? Mortgage Broker and owner of the Greene Mortgage Team, Kyle Green, joins Adam & Matt to discuss the key indicators for bubbles and what…

Will Rising Insurance Costs Kill Your Portfolio? With Derek McCoy

The world of insurance has faced unprecedented challenges over the last few years, with the result being expensive premium & deductible hikes that have the potential to destroy your bottom line. Chief Operating Officer of Real Estate Owners and Managers Insurance Agency, Derek McCoy, sits down with Cory to break down the causes, concerns, and…

The West Coast Housing Crisis with NY Times’ Conor Dougherty

The New York Times’ Economics Reporter Conor Dougherty’s book, “The Golden Gates: The Housing Crisis and a Reckoning for the American Dream” charts the history and politics of the West Coast housing crisis and its dire consequences. Sound familiar and highly relevant? You are not alone. It was a Time 100 Must-Read Book of 2020,…

How to Increase your Property’s Value Without Lifting a Finger with Warren Smithies

Are you looking to buy commercial real estate but have no idea how to take care of the property? No worries; Cory welcomes Warren Smithies CEO of Martello Group, one of Western Canada’s leading commercial property management companies, with over 5,000,000 SQFT under management. Warren walks you through the benefits of having a professional management…

The Superpower of Deep Local Knowledge with Jeremy Waldman & Ben Amzaleg

Opportunities only emerge when you know where to look. Anyone that understands Vancouver knows that the feeling of a neighbourhood can transform block by block but how should that inform your real estate decision making? Developer Jeremy Waldman & Project Marketer, Ben Amzaleg, sit down with Matt & Adam to discuss how their deep local…

The Dirtiest Job in Commercial Real Estate that will Save You Thousands with Shane Rigter

Who has the dirtiest job in commercial real estate? Cory welcomes Shane Rigter from Next Environmental, a leader in environmental testing in the commercial real estate industry. When buying a commercial building or property, ever wonder how the soil can impact your purchasing decisions? Shane breaks down what this is all about and how federal and provincial regulations…

How to Build a Real Estate Empire in Under 10 Years with Adrian Pannozzo

There are all sorts of excuses for not achieving your real estate goals – no time, no money, no stomach for today’s prices. Well, today’s guest has overcome all these obstacles and with staggering results: 260+ doors in under 10 years! Real estate investor, Adrian Pannozzo, sits down with Matt & Adam to chart his trajectory…

Bulletproof Leasing for Financial Success with Scott McInnes

Ever wonder how tenants and landlords coincide for 5, 10, or sometimes even 20 years together? Cory welcomes Scott McInnes founder of McInnes Law Group breaking down what a commercial lease is, how it applies to commercial real estate and how it differs from residential leases. Scott walks you through what you need to know whether you are looking…

Investing Lessons from the Pandemic with Mark Ting

Did you meet your financial goals in 2020 and the first half of 2021? We know one guy who did and his logic and strategies provide a blueprint for investing in any market. Mark Ting, Guide to Personal Finance (CBC’s On the Coast) and Partner at Foundation Wealth, sits down with Matt & Adam to chart…

Financing Commercial Real Estate 101

Ever thought about buying commercial estate and thought it was impossible to qualify for financing? Put away the notepad and calculator as Cory welcomes Alan Haigh, co-founder and managing partner, of Impact Commercial Group to break down how to buy and invest in commercial real estate. Alan explains how the first time investor and all…

The Life Changing Power of Financial Literacy with Doug Allan

Have you ever felt like you wish you had a better financial education? Do you know people in your life who could benefit from hearing no nonsense, useful Canadian centered (we mean centred!!) financial advice? Past guest and recent author, Doug Allan, joins Adam and Matt to bring this podcast back to the basics when…

Commercial Real Estate for Dummies

Have you ever wondered how commercial real estate works or better yet what it even is? We got you covered with the launch of the Vancouver “Commercial” Real Estate Podcast hosted by Cory Wright. To kick things off Cory welcomes very special guests and co-hosts Adam & Matt Scalena, aka Cory’s new boss, to help…

British Columbia’s Hottest Real Estate Markets in 60 minutes or Less with Fifth Avenue’s Scott Brown

Do you want a birds-eye view of British Columbia’s various real estate ‘hot spots’ but only have an hour or less? Are you a fan of loaded questions? In either case, we have you covered! CEO & President of Fifth Avenue Real Estate Marketing, Scott Brown, sits down with Adam and Matt for a wide-reaching…

Should I Buy Vancouver Real Estate Right Now? With Finance Professor Andrey Pavlov

The Vancouver real estate market has been ‘en fuego’, but the verdict is still out on the balance of 2021 with early signs of potential cooling. Past guest, Finance Professor Andrey Pavlov, sits down with Matt & Adam to parse this unique moment in our real estate market and discuss the Canadian economy at large. What…

Urban Markets on Fire: Vancouver & Victoria Real Estate with Chard Development’s CEO Byron Chard

Every major urban centre has its fringe but how should that inform your real estate goals? Who better to explain than a leading development company who un-fringes the fringe! Anyway, enough about fringe. This week, Chard Development’s President & CEO, Byron Chard, sits down with Matt & Adam to talk up-and-coming areas in Vancouver and Victoria and –…

Exploding Inflation and the Real Estate Market with Professor Ian Lee

Is post-pandemic Canada set to for sky high inflation? And what does that mean for the economy, interest rates & the real estate market in our immediate future? Carlton Professor and BNN regular Ian Lee joins Adam and Matt to discuss the alarming number of forces that could upend the value of a dollar in…

Part Two: The Future of Kelowna Real Estate with James Moore

As the Kelowna housing market continues to sizzle, we continue our two part series on the future of the region with today’s guest: Kelowna’s Long Range Policy Planning Manager, James Moore. With unchartered demand for housing combined with rising house prices and a plummeting vacancy rate, how will Kelowna handle the pain points familiar to…

Part One: The Future of Kelowna Real Estate with Mission Group’s CEO Jonathan Friesen

The Kelowna Real Estate Market is hotter than Matt in his Victorian bathing costume on Gyro Beach, so how can you get involved and where is the city and the market heading? Mission Group’s CEO Jonathan Friesen joins Matt & Adam this week to discuss why Kelowna is one of the most exciting real estate markets…

The Data Developers Rely on with Michael Ferreira and Jon Bennest

Revisiting Michael Ferreira’s State of the Union UDI address has become an annual event on our podcast. And, in the first half of 2021, what better time to reflect not only on the year it was in 2020 but also where the Vancouver real estate market is heading in 2021? This week, Principals Michael Ferreira…

Forecasting an Economic Recovery and a Real Estate Slowdown with Bryan Yu

BC is ahead of its vaccination schedule and set for a summer of love but what does that mean for the larger BC economy and the red-hot real estate market? Does a return to “normal” mean a more “normal” latter half of 2021 for the real estate market or do we continue to burn ultra…

Real Estate Prices Under Extraordinary Pressure with MLA Canada’s Cameron McNeill and Ryan Lalonde

Bold & thoughtful real estate predictions? Today’s episode is full of ’em! Cameron McNeill (Executive Director) and Ryan Lalonde (President) of MLA Canada join Matt & Adam (Brothers) to talk about the state of Vancouver’s real estate & pre-construction market on the cusp of the Spring. What will happen to Vancouver real estate prices when the borders…

Fortune Favours the Bold with HGTV’s Todd Talbot

At a time when many potential Vancouver real estate buyers were trigger-shy, Todd Talbot was pulling the trigger on multiple purchases… and, his confidence has paid off. Todd sits down with Matt and Adam to discuss his investing trajectory over the past few years, including some big wins, some mistakes along the way, and some…

Why Big Money Buys Canadian Real Estate & Why You Should Too with QuadReal’s Shawn Gilligan

So you think your real estate portfolio is big? QuadReal, a Global Real Estate Investment Group headquartered in Vancouver currently has 10,000 residential suites across Canada and a portfolio of over $171 Billion. Yes, Billion! Shawn Gilligan heads up Research and Strategy for QuadReal’s Canadian Division and joins Matt & Adam today to discuss recession-proof real…

Another Record Year in Vancouver Real Estate with RBC Senior Economist Robert Hogue

With bidding wars, record low interest rates, frustrated buyers & ecstatic sellers, where does the Vancouver Real Estate Market go from here? RBC Senior Economist, Robert Hogue, sits down with Matt & Adam to discuss the Canadian economy at large, super-charged demand for housing, and the biggest risks facing Vancouver buyers and sellers. Which Canadian markets will…

Legacy Building with Bosa Properties CEO Colin Bosa

What does it take to build a legacy in real estate? Colin Bosa, CEO of Bosa Properties, has the answer. After five decades of shaping urban skylines, the Bosa family has earned a reputation for quality, integrity & community. But this is not only a story of real estate development in an ever-changing city and…

Plans, Pro Formas and Politics with Michael Mortenson

Sometimes discussions on the future of Vancouver, our city’s real estate prices, and urban planning are too pie in the sky. Not today! Director of Livable City Planning, Michael Mortenson, sits down with Adam & Matt for a grounded conversation on all things Vancouver real estate, breaking down pro formas, discussing city housing policy, and…

How to Build Wealth in Today’s Low Interest Rate Environment with Kyle Green

This last year has been the year of all things “unprecedented”. Add one more to the list: an historically low interest rate environment that has helped turbo-charge the Vancouver real estate market. But is building wealth through real estate as simple as going on a shopping spree in 2021? One of Canada’s top, investment-focused Mortgage…

Why Owning A Condo Might Get A Lot More Expensive in 2021 with Tony Gioventu

What will happen to B.C. Strata Insurance rates this year and are strata fees set to spike? For these burning questions, there is no one better to talk to than Tony Gioventu, Executive Director of the Condominium Home Owners Association of B.C. We cover the state of condos in the Lower Mainland, from insurance to…

Fraser Valley Housing Market Forecast 2021 with Fifth Avenue’s CEO Scott Brown

Last week we covered Vancouver Real Estate Market Predictions for 2021 and now this week we are turning our attention to the Fraser Valley Real Estate Market and beyond. Scott Brown, President & CEO of Fifth Avenue Real Estate Marketing Ltd. sits down with Matt & Adam to discuss the surprising real estate boom of…

Vancouver Housing Market Forecast 2021 with BCREA Chief Economist Brendon Ogmundson

We just wrapped up one of the most uncertain & unpredictable years in our lifetime…unless, of course, you were born before 1918! So, what comes next? Sheepish with your predictions? Not today’s guest. Chief Economist of the British Columbia Real Estate Association, Brendon Ogmundson, sits down with Adam & Matt to talk about the future of…

Your Real Estate Retirement Plan Simplified with Jenny Bayless & Chris Lopez

Looking for a simple plan to retire from real estate? We’ve got you covered! In keeping with our ever-growing list of top-tier real estate investors, Colorado investors Jenny Bayless and Chris Lopez sit down with Adam & Matt to discuss a concrete plan for how real estate investing can get you out of your day…

Will Vancouver Real Estate Prices Ever Decline? with Professor Patrick Condon

Problem: how do we make Vancouver an affordable and sustainable city by 2060? Solution: well, you’ll have to listen to today’s guest. Patrick Condon, Professor at UBC School of Architecture + Landscape Architecture, author, and former city planner, joins Adam & Matt to offer some thought-provoking solutions to the challenges facing our city. And, no, this…

Opportunities in BC’s Commercial Real Estate Market with Cory Wright

People are working from home, restaurants have moved to delivery, clothing stores are selling online, but England has just approved a vaccine; so what does this mean for commercial real estate in Vancouver and B.C.? This week, Managing Broker of William Wright Commercial & VREP Commercial Correspondent, Cory Wright, joins Adam & Matt to discuss…

Building Real Wealth in Real Estate with BiggerPockets’ David Greene

Want to build wealth through real estate investing? Look no further than today’s episode with legendary real estate mogul, David Greene. As Co-Host of the BiggerPockets Real Estate Podcast, Best-Selling Author, and Top-Producing Real Estate and Loan Broker, David breaks down his strategies, systems, mindset, and no-nonsense approach for achieving true wealth through real estate investing.…

25 Years Old & 20 Rental Properties with Austin Yeh

Austin Yeh is 25 years old and has 20 rental properties. Yes, you read that correctly. And get this: he still lives at home and his first property was purchased only two years ago! In this week’s action-inspiring episode, Adam & Matt sit down with Austin to unpack his investing philosophy, discuss market opportunities and…

Vancouver Real Estate and the Future of Urban Mobility with Carlton Reid

The majority of people in the 1920s thought cars were a passing fad. So perhaps it’s surprising that today we think cars will be here forever. They will not and what replaces them will have a huge impact on where you want to live and where you should invest. Transportation Expert, Carlton Reid, joins Adam &…

What We Can Learn From Institutional Investors During a Pandemic with Wendy Waters

Institutional money has pivoted during Covid-19, but is it towards or away from Vancouver real estate? Wendy Waters, Vice President, Research Services & Strategy at GWL Realty Advisors (with $15 billion under management in Canada!), joins Adam & Matt to talk pandemic strategy with hard numbers and deep expertise. Tune in for a candid ‘behind-the-scenes’…

Vancouver Housing Market Outlook 2020/21 with Professor Tom Davidoff

What is happening in the Vancouver real estate market? Covid-19 cases are rising, the NDP just won a majority in BC, the US Election is around the corner… and everyone is nervously awaiting to see what Justin Trudeau dresses up as for Halloween. Professor Tom Davidoff, Associate Professor and Director of the UBC Centre for Urban Economics…

A Complete Guide to Vancouver’s Peat Bog Areas with Jeff Langford

Did you know much of Vancouver used to be swamp land? Perhaps that accounts for a couple of things: first, our city’s brutal rat problem which rivals New York City on a per capita basis and, second, the uneven streets, sidewalks and even homes that form part of our neighbourhoods. This week, expert builder and…

Did Covid-19 Kill Vancouver? with Tiffany Chu

Does the global pandemic signal the death knell for global cities like Vancouver? The short answer is that may be the wrong question. The CEO of Remix, Tiffany Chu, sits down with Adam & Matt to discuss why the death of the city has been greatly exaggerated and instead outlines a decidedly positive take on…

Market Trends You Need to Know & Why Ending Single Family Zoning is Not the Easy Solution With Emily Hamilton

We’re so sick of post-covid terms like ‘new normal’, mostly because our current pandemic living no longer feels new or, for that matter, normal. So, is it surprising then that buyers seem to be making long term, major financial and lifestyle decisions based on the past six months alone? Maybe not. Today, Adam & Matt…

CMHC’s Evan Siddall’s Gone Rogue & David Larock Knows Why!

Back in May of this year, CMHC surprised many by predicting home prices would fall 9-18% and warned that Canadians were teetering on a debt-deferral cliff. Since then, amidst uncertainty, we have seen quite the opposite: home prices are up and debt-deferral, for many analysts, appears to be less of a concern. But despite the…

Experiential Real Estate & Why Vancouver must Celebrate Innovation with Jason Turcotte & Craig Stanghetta

We hope this interview inspires you; it definitely inspired us. On this episode, Jason Turcotte, VP of Development at Cressey, and Craig Stanghetta, Principal and Founder of Ste. Marie and celebrated restauranteur, join Adam & Matt to unpack the market, the up-and-coming areas, and Cressey’s latest and entirely unique offering: “Format.” For several years, Jason…

Popolo by Epix Development & the Future of Grandview-Woodland

In this VREP ‘exclusive’ episode, Adam & Matt sit down with developer, Derek DiMartile, & Project Marketer, Ehsan Sharenejad (Propel Project Marketing Group), to talk about their exciting new 6-storey, 81-unit project Popolo! Located steps from Commercial Drive & the Commercial-Broadway Skytrain Station, Popolo is one of the first new developments after the Grandview-Woodland Official…

Understanding Vancouver’s Housing Market in 2020 with Anthem’s Eric Carlson

You asked for him and we got him! The one and only Eric Carlson, Founder & CEO of Anthem Properties Group, joins Adam and Matt to talk all things real estate and the Vancouver housing market. With a growing portfolio that includes 15,000 homes in various stages of development, 8 million square feet of commercial space,…

Policing BC’s Residential Tenancy Act with Jim Garnett

Problem tenant? 10-4! We’ve got you covered. This week, former police officer and President of Canadian Tenant Inspections Services, Jim Garnett, joins Adam & Matt to talk stake-outs, best landlord practices, and sure-fire ways to avoid conflict. As a former RCMP (drug enforcement) and landlord himself, Jim shares his ground-breaking pro-tips for interviewing, screening, and…

From Starving Artist to $90M in Real Estate with Mark Hentemann

Mark Hentemann ain’t your average family guy. Sure, he has a family (with slightly more than 2.4 kids) and, yes, he does in fact write and executive produce the tv show Family Guy. But that is absolutely where the similarities end. Is there anything average about owning 90 million dollars in Investment real estate in…

How City Planning Creates Opportunities with Vishaan Chakrabarti

Roads? Where we’re going we don’t need roads! It turns out Doc Brown got the future right when it came to one thing: cities. This week Adam & Matt sit down with the visionary planner & architect Vishaan Chakrabarti who cut his teeth in New York real estate as Director of City Planning in Manhattan…

Vancouver Real Estate Market Predictions 2020 & 2021 with Prof. Andrey Pavlov

Where is the Vancouver real estate market heading for the balance of 2020 and beyond? The answer might surprise you!  Professor of Finance & Vancouver real estate thought-leader, Andrey Pavlov, is back and just in time for the last quarter of 2020. In contrast to dire CMHC predictions, Andrey outlines a very different vision of…

What’s Really Happening in the Vancouver Real Estate Market?

Are you hearing conflicting reports? Perhaps you just heard the CMHC call for 9-18% price drops in the Vancouver market, but then your neighbour Todd’s home sold in multiple offers. And Todd’s place was a dump. And Todd’s got bad taste. And, come to think of it, you don’t actually even like Todd…no one does.…

From ZERO to 187 Doors in 15 Years with Michael Zuber

Alligator properties are looming in the bog-lands of Vancouver and you may not even know they exist! This week, Michael Zuber – real estate investor, author, and young retiree – joins Adam & Matt to provide a blueprint from how he went from ZERO to 187 doors in less than 15 years. Retired in his…

Will Vancouver Real Estate Prices Drop in 2020? with CMHC’s Eric Bond

CMHC made headlines this Spring predicting big drops for Canadian Real Estate and now we have the Vancouver edition. CMHC Economist & Market Analyst, Eric Bond, sits down with Adam & Matt to interpret the data, discuss methodology and provide some startling predictions. What will be the long-term effects of Covid-19? Will Vancouver real estate…

Major Mistakes Presale Buyers Continue to Make with Layne Hellrung

Everyone knows someone who has made a fortune in Vancouver’s presale (new condo) market. But what are the costly mistakes you never hear about? Today, Litigator Layne Hellrung sits down with Adam and Matt to talk about the tribulations and actual trials that he deals with day in and day out. Jam-packed with useful information…

Buying A Vancouver Home Just Got A Lot Easier with Avesdo’s Tyler Proud

Let’s face it: real estate hasn’t changed all that much in decades. Sure, we lost the golden jackets, some of us the bus bench ads, and MLS is no longer an index in your trunk, but overall the process has largely remained the same. Enter Avesdo. This week, Avesdo and OffPlan’s CEO, Tyler Proud joins Adam…

Will the Metro Vancouver Suburbs Boom? With Mosaic’s Geoff Duyker

Two major home-ownership events happened out of quarantine: first, businesses learned that their employees could work from home; and second, homeowners learned that their homes were not where they wanted to work! So, what does this mean for real estate buying habits moving forward? This week, Senior Vice President of Mosaic Homes, Geoff Duyker, joins…

11 Towers and 6,000 New Homes Near Burrard Bridge with Khelsilem Tl’aḵwasik̓a̱n

The City of Vancouver is a notoriously difficult place to build homes, with crippling debates occurring at any attempt to add housing. So, it may surprise you to hear that ground is being broken soon for 11 towers – with the tallest being 57 stories! – at the base of the west side of the…

Should I Sell My Home in 2020?

Thinking of selling? This episode is for you! After weeks of fielding the same questions from anxious homeowners, Adam & Matt sit down to weigh the pros and cons of listing in this unchartered Covid-era! Should I upsize? Should I downsize? Is now the time to cash-in? This episode covers all these burning questions and reveals…

Will Vancouver Real Estate Prices Decline 18%? with Murtaza Haider

The Great Reopening has begun, but what does that mean for Canadian real estate and the Canadian economy at large. Welcome back Prof. Murtaza Haider who joins Adam & Matt to talk economic recovery, Canadian debt levels, and CMHC’s projected 18% decline in real estate prices. Is it time to buy or sell? Tune in to…

Will Downtown Vancouver Survive Covid-19? with Charles Gauthier

Vancouver’s thriving downtown has been the envy of many North American cities but what happens when all the hustle and bustle stops… for two months!?! Now couple that with the demise of the international tourist, the collapse of the cruise ship industry, and the office tower crowd working from home and…Vancouver, we have a problem!…

Why Kelowna is the City to Watch with Ross Soward

When was the last time you visited Kelowna? Chances are it’s changed since then and the end is nowhere in sight. In fact, with luxury waterfront towers under construction, some of the country’s lowest vacancy rates, an aggressive play for tech, and a push towards urbanization, Kelowna could very well be one of the best…

Selling Vancouver’s Most Expensive Real Estate with Mark Goodman

Ever wonder what it’s like to put together some of the biggest real estate transactions in Vancouver? Mark Goodman, Principal of Goodman Commercial Inc. and coauthor of the popular Goodman Report, was behind a quarter of those transactions in 2019. Perhaps you read about Beach Towers selling recently for a modest 305 million dollars? Yeah,…

Why Vancouver Real Estate Prices Will Continue to Go Up with Cameron McNeill

Everyone has an opinion about where real estate in Vancouver is heading, but what does the guy advising some of the city’s largest developers think? This week, Executive Director and Founding Partner of MLA Canada, Cameron McNeill, joins Adam and Matt for a deep-dive on the current state of the market and what’s to come.…

Vancouver is Resilient with Jeb Brugmann

COVID-19 may be a dress rehearsal for the rolling catastrophic events that cities like Vancouver face in the coming years. But is Vancouver and the real estate market ready for ongoing economic shocks? Founding Principal of Resilient Cities Catalyst Jeb Brugmann joins Adam & Matt to talk about the COVID-19 crisis, the idea of the…

Fixing a Broken (and Now Potentially Bankrupt!) City with Rob McDowell and Adrian Crook

Is Vancouver broken or just potentially broke? First off, Property Manager, Klaus Rode, joins us a month into the COVID-19 crisis to discuss the rental market. How many people are actually deferring their rent? Are rent prices in free fall? And how does an eviction moratorium impact our real estate market? And then, Adrian Crook and…

COVID-19 & the Vancouver Rental Market with LandlordBC’s David Hutniak

The City has been shut down and many people are out of work. What does this mean for your rent? This week, CEO of LandlordBC, David Hutniak, joins Adam & Matt to discuss the unique challenges facing the rental market in Metro Vancouver. What are the options for both landlords and tenants in these unprecedented…

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) & the Vancouver Commercial Real Estate Market with Cory Wright

Adapt and overcome. If you agree with that statement, you will likely agree with the overall mindset of today’s guest and with his thoughts on the commercial real estate market. This week, Cory Wright, Managing Broker at William Wright Commercial, joins Adam & Matt to highlight the commercial market pain points and which industries and…

What the Spanish Flu Can Teach Us About the COVID-19 Pandemic with NY Times’ Best-Selling Author John M. Barry

The COVID-19 pandemic is unchartered territory. Or is it? New York Times’ Best-Selling Author and Historian, John M. Barry, sits down with Adam & Matt to discuss the last global pandemic’s terror on humanity and how the Spanish Flu can inform our battle with COVID-19. Are we doing all we can? How long will it…

Fixed? Variable? Or Should I Just Defer My Mortgage? with Ray Macklem

Emergency rate cuts, bond yields plummeting, economies around the world screeching to a halt, yet mortgage rates are on the rise?! Top Mortgage Broker and Owner of The Mortgage Hub, Ray Macklem, joins Adam & Matt for an in-depth strategy session. It’s time to make sense of the current state of the mortgage market and…

Will Vancouver Real Estate Prices Fall Because of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)? with Moody’s Analytics’ Economist Brendan LaCerda

Looking for an outsider’s perspective? Moody’s Analytics is an international company that helps the global financial elite make sound economic decisions. Past guest Brendan LaCerda, Associate Director and Chief Economist, joins Adam & Matt and discusses the rapid spread of COVID-19, the changing data, and projects real-time numbers as to where B.C’s economy is heading.…

Canadian Debt Levels & Vancouver Real Estate During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Crisis with Maclean’s Peter Shawn Taylor

Canadians’ debt to income levels have soared since the economic crisis of 2008. But does that mean the Canadian economy is in deep trouble heading into the COVID-19 economic recession? Maybe not. Maclean’s Peter Shawn Taylor sits down with Adam & Matt to discuss Canadian debt loads, high real estate prices, a potential recession, and…

COVID-19 (Coronavirus), Emergency Rate Cuts & the Future of Vancouver Real Estate with Dustan Woodhouse

What happens to Vancouver Real Estate as the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic rages on? British Columbia has declared a state of emergency, restaurants and bars have closed and the streets are largely deserted. But will homes continue to sell? There may be no one better to comment than today’s guest, Dustan Woodhouse. As President of Mortgage…

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and the Vancouver Real Estate Market with Economist Helmut Pastrick

The new Coronavirus, which results in COVID-19, is causing major uncertainty in the global economy and has the potential to trigger a large-scale global recession. But should we be ringing alarm bells just yet? And what does this mean for our real estate market in Vancouver? This week, we catch-up with Central 1 Credit Union’s…

When the Vancouver Real Estate Market Shifts with Michael Geller

We’ve had SFU Profs, Journalists, Architects, Developers, and public intellectuals on our show, but never all at once! And we haven’t amassed a panel. Ladies & Gentleman: Michael Geller. This conversation is wide-ranging. Full stop. We discuss how top developers tackle tough times, how Michael’s ideas about real estate investing have shifted, and how those…

Top Mistakes Investors Will Make in 2020 with Mark Ting

On today’s show: accelerated wealth-building through leverage, disciplined investing, and active risk management. Back by popular demand, CBC’s Guide to Personal Finance and Partner at Foundation Wealth, Mark Ting, joins Adam & Matt to discuss COVID-19, skyrocketing strata insurance deductibles, and other risks to our rising real estate market. But if there truly is a…

Vancouver Real Estate FOMO & 2020 Market Predictions with Economist Tom Davidoff

The Spring has sprung but should buyers necessarily throw caution to the wind? Associate Professor and fan favourite, Tom Davidoff, is back and sits down with Adam and Matt to discuss market bottoms, 2020 market predictions, and potential storm clouds ahead. Grab your umbrella, but we wouldn’t open it just yet! Where’s the market heading…

BC’s Next Best Investment Opportunity: The Pinnacle in Langford, BC

Where can you buy cash flow properties around Vancouver? Cynthia Aasen from Investment Revenue Realty joins Adam and Matt to discuss an amazing new opportunity in the fastest growing municipality in British Columbia, Langford! These properties are starting at under $275,000 and they cash flow positive, but they won’t last. So, listen up and get…

THREE Vancouver Buying Strategies Everyone Should Steal

Not all of Vancouver’s neighbourhoods were created equal when it comes to buying in 2020. This week, Adam & Matt skip the guest and sit down to analyze three key factors shaping our city and – in turn – creating HUGE opportunities. Looking to buy a new home this year? Considering an investment? Wondering whether you…

Bertram at Bernard Block in Kelowna by Mission Group with Luke Turri

Bertram at Bernard Block is the newest building coming to downtown Kelowna’s historic core. Bertram is the second offering in Mission Group’s incredible Bernard Block Urban Village Plan and a nice complement to the previous offering, Brooklyn. Bertram at Bernard Block is a 34-story concrete condo tower with a total of 257 homes. Units range from…

Investing in a City-Wide Plan with Vancouver’s Chief Planner Gil Kelley

The City of Vancouver is at a crossroads after a turbulent decade of unparalleled growth coupled with deep social and political divisions. So, where do we go from here? Enter Vancouver’s Chief Planner Gil Kelley: the man with the ‘city-wide’ plan. Gil sits down with Adam & Matt to lay the groundwork for his vision, from a…

Is Strata Insurance Vancouver’s Next Leaky Condo Crisis? With Douglas Chan

Your strata insurance probably just went up 50 to 300% and now a simple toilet leak could potentially bankrupt you. What happened? Reliance Insurance Specialist Douglas Chan sits down with Adam & Matt to detail the rapidly changing strata insurance market and the prognosis is not good. This will cost you money: in strata fees,…

Vancouver Real Estate Market Update with Andrew Ramlo and Ryan Berlin

Cut out the noise and listen up ’cause Andrew Ramlo and Ryan Berlin from Rennie Intelligence are finally here! And there’s a lot riding on the data compiled and interpreted by two of the industry’s guiding voices. In fact, this data drives the decisions of some of our region’s biggest players including home-builders, realtors, project marketers,…

This is What Your Future Home Looks Like with Frank Lowenstein

This repurposed way of building will leaf you speechless! Do we have you stumped? Deputy Director and Chief Conservation Officer of the New England Forestry Foundation, Frank Lowenstein, takes Adam and Matt out on a limb this week to discuss the benefits of wood construction – and this isn’t your grandma’s 70’s walk-up wood construction…

The Boomer Bubble & the Next Housing Collapse with Laura Kusisto

The next housing bubble may not burst, but rather the air might slowly seep out as 21,000,000+ homes hit the market over the next two decades. Looking for someone to blame? Look no further than the guy who – in his day – walked uphill to school and uphill back home in three feet of…

Assignments, Foreclosures, and When Not to Walk Away with Real Estate Lawyer Ken Pazder

Should you buy that assignment? Are Foreclosures really a good deal? And what happens when one party of a real estate transaction decides not to complete? Real Estate Lawyer Ken Pazder joins Adam and Matt in this riveting season finale to answer these questions and so much more. Big risk always exists where there are…

Brace Yourself Vancouver: 2020 is HERE with Andrey Pavlov

2020 is HERE! So, who better than SFU’s Professor of Finance at Beedie School of Business, Andrey Pavlov, to join Adam & Matt to not only dissect the year that’s passed but also inform the year ahead! Where’s the market going? What mistakes have we made along the way? And what’s posing the biggest threat…

Getting a Leg Up in Vancouver’s 2020 Real Estate Market with Beedie’s Strategist Sunny Hahm

How do the best and brightest pivot and maintain a competitive edge in Vancouver’s ever-changing market? Sunny Hahm, Director of Marketing & Strategy at Beedie, joins Adam & Matt to discuss some of Beedie’s biggest successes in the down market and the secret to maintaining a competitive edge through careful analysis and bold choices. Sunny…

Why You Need An Oil Tank Scan in Vancouver with Joseph Salazar

Sometimes the biggest threats come from the things you cannot see. And, no, we are not talking about ghosts, although that’s what’s keeping Secret up at night. Today’s show takes us underground to talk about an often overlooked danger lurking just beneath your feet: oil tanks. GeoScan Subsurface Surveys’ Joseph Salazar joins Adam & Matt…

No-Nonsense Vancouver Rental Data for the Sophisticated Investor with Big Ben Myers

Rents are on the rise with a lack of rental stock and the stress test limiting potential buyers. So, what better time to bring on President of Bullpen Research and Consulting Ben Myers. Having worked in international markets, studied rental data, and advised big-time developers, Ben offers a unique perspective on Canadian real estate markets.…

Discipline, Growth & Energetic Investing with Oakwyn Co-Founders Morgan Browne & Michael Uy

What does it take to claw your way to the top of the hyper competitive world of Vancouver real estate? Turns out a lot more collaboration and a lot less clawing than you might think. Michael Uy & Morgan Browne, co-founders and Partners at Oakwyn Realty, sit down with Adam & Matt to discuss the…

Metro Vancouver Real Estate Market Projections for 2020 with Michael Ferreira & Jon Bennest

“What’s going on?” Not only a provocative question posed by soul icon Marvin Gaye, but also the title of Michael Ferreira’s State of the Union address at the recent UDI breakfast series. And, in the last quarter of 2019, what better time to reflect not only on what’s going on in the market but what’s…

The Future of Metro Vancouver’s Skytrain Lines & Rapid Transit Expansion with Translink’s CEO Kevin Desmond

When it comes to Vancouver real estate, “location, location, location” has become “SkyTrain, SkyTrain, SkyTrain”. So many industry leaders on this podcast have advised to buy near SkyTrain Stations but what if you want to get in on the ground floor? Translink’s CEO Kevin Desmond sits down with Adam and Matt to discuss the future…

Mortgage Hacking Your Way to Financial Freedom Using the Smith Maneuver with Robinson Smith & Kyle Green

Many homeowners strive to pay down their mortgage as the first step to financial freedom but what if that was absolutely wrong? Forgot the warm & fuzzy feeling that freedom from mortgage debt promises and think logical paths to true financial freedom. Robinson Smith and Kyle Green sit down with Adam and Matt to discuss…

How to Cash-Flow Positive, Save Thousands on Renovations & Partner Up for Success in Vancouver’s Real Estate Market with HGTV’s Todd Talbot

Hanging out with Todd Talbot has greater benefits than being the envy of every soccer mom (and dad!) across Canada; you can also learn from a seasoned and VERY strategic real estate investor! This week, Todd joins Adam & Matt to chat about failures, successes, motivations and lessons learned in the Vancouver market. We unpack…

An Insider’s Take on the Vancouver Real Estate Market with Anthem’s Ben Taylor

What’s an insider’s take on the Vancouver Real Estate Market? Well, with a Spring Market that didn’t show up, an anticipated uptick in our Fall market & an election on the way, few people are offering an opinion. Until now. This week, Ben Taylor, Director of Sales at Anthem Properties Group and long-time real estate…

Is Victoria the Next Vancouver? With Rick Hoogendoorn & Cory Wright

Newly wed and nearly dead? Not anymore! With a burgeoning tech sector, thriving universities, and a growing Millennial population, Victoria has transformed into a hip and thriving city. Residential Realtor and Victoria developer Rick Hoogendoorn and top Commercial Broker and investment advisor Cory Wright sit down with Adam & Matt to detail the opportunities in…

Where Should I Invest in Canada? With Graywood Developments’ Heather Lloyd and Patrick Briscoe

Thinking about investing in real estate outside of British Columbia? Look no further! Heather Lloyd and Patrick Briscoe from Graywood Developments sit down with Adam & Matt this week to discuss some of the most exciting investment opportunities in Canada. With thousands of homes currently under construction and a reputation for foregrounding the investment potential…

The Theodore in Calgary by Graywood Developments with Heather Lloyd and Patrick Briscoe

A landmark building is coming to Calgary’s Kensington neighbourhood – The Theodore by Graywood Developments. 10 storeys, 115 units, with 8,000 sq.ft. of new commercial space in an amazing location. The building offers 2 bedroom, 1 bedroom and junior 1 bedroom homes boasting quality finishings, great amenities, and incredible city or river valley views for…

Twelve Properties in Twelve Months with Investors Dave & Melanie Dupuis

Here’s a resume many of us wish we had: twelve properties acquired in twelve months, 100+ doors and counting and best-selling authors… oh right, and they are retired (before they turned 40, we might add!). This week, real estate investors, Dave and Melanie Dupuis, join Adam & Matt to reveal their best investment tips, share…

Investing in Happiness with Charles Montgomery

Why so sad, Vancouver? The search for happiness and fulfillment is at an all time high, but too many of us are looking for happiness in the wrong places. Forget your downward dog, put down the vegan ice cream, and meditate on this: your city may be what’s causing your despair. This week, award-winning author…

Is Canadian Real Estate Healthy? With Murtaza Haider

With talks of a looming global recession and an overwhelming sense of uncertainty, it’s high time to take a step back and check in with one of Canada’s leading real estate minds. Professor Murtaza Haider joins Adam and Matt this week for a wide-ranging conversation on key investor metrics, opportunities in contrasting market cycles, and…

Market Mistakes You Will Never Make Again!

You can always learn from your own mistakes… but why would you do that when you could learn from someone else’s mistakes! Vancouver’s TOP tier investors don’t move to the sidelines when the going gets tough, but instead they investor up, pivot, and keep money moving! This week, Adam & Matt cover some of the…

Five Essential Tips for Buying in this Current Vancouver Real Estate Market

Residential homes sales increased by 23% last month, but it’s still largely a buyer’s market throughout metro Vancouver. And, as we all know, it’s not timing the market but time in the market. So how do you capitalize on this soft market with strategies specific to NOW and get the deal of a lifetime! This…

Developing a City while Building a Reputation with Bosa’s Daryl Simpson & Dale Bosa

If you live in Vancouver, you know the Bosa family…and chances are you equate the name with quality. But how did a family that immigrated from Italy to Vancouver less than 60 years ago become one of Metro Vancouver’s premier home builders that has left an indelible mark on Vancouver’s skyline? Dale Bosa and Daryl…

SEAandSKY in Squamish by BlueSky Properties with Dale Bosa and Daryl Simpson

53 acres, 8 kilometers of trails, 4 acres of parkland on the water, located underneath the Chief Mountain. This is the new SEAandSKY development by BlueSky Properties in Squamish!  2 and 3 Bedroom, ground oriented, wood-frame townhomes and apartments tucked between Howe Sound and the mountains of the Sea-to-Sky corridor. These homes are spacious and…

How to time THIS Vancouver Market with Harvard’s Teo Nicolais

Everyone has an opinion on the Vancouver Real Estate Market, but how do you sift through the diverse and far-ranging, often biased voices? Well, you go to an outside credible source at a recognizable institution, like, say, Harvard – you ‘eard of it? This week we welcome back Harvard Instructor and Founder of Nicolais LLC,…

Advanced Tips for Buying New Condos & Investment Properties in Vancouver with Craig Anderson

Nobody knows the new condo market better than Craig Anderson. Starting his career over 20 years ago in project marketing, Craig has worked every facet of new condo development, from project inception to marketing strategies to handing over the keys at completion. Learn from the guy who advises developers on what to build for this…

Utopian Dream vs. Hardscrabble Reality with Frances Bula

Vancouver is a city of extremes, from nowheresville in the 1970s to the world-class destination city of today. One of the few constants has been freelance journalist and Vancouver political commentator, Frances Bula. Frances returns to sit down with Adam & Matt to discuss all things Vancouver, from how the city’s past can help shape…

Soleil in White Rock by RDG Management with Craig Anderson

Soleil in White Rock is all about location – amazing water views in an amenity rich building in the heart of downtown, just steps from all the shops and services you will ever need. This 26-floor, concrete, air-conditioned building has been designed with the established White Rock resident in mind. People looking to downsize their…

The Mindful Landlord with Terrie Schauer

Real Estate is a proven means to financial freedom, but it’s not always about crunching numbers and balancing spreadsheets. Real Estate Coach, Terrie Schauer, joins Adam and Matt to turn our collective attention inwards with strategies for how to buy purposefully, manage effectively, and grow exponentially – both personally and profitably – through real estate…

From $80,000 to $80,000,000 with Real Estate Investor Thomas Beyer

Want to be a real estate investor? Then stand on the shoulder of this giant! Real Estate Investor, Thomas Beyer, immigrated to Canada with $1,000 in his pocket and turned it into an impressive $80,000,000 – and in a shorter period of time than you think! This week he joins Adam & Matt to share…

Vancouverism Revisited with Larry Beasley

What do you love most about Vancouver? Chances are that this week’s guest had something to do with it; in truth, he may have had everything to do with it! Internationally-celebrated Urban Planner and former Co-Director of Planning at the City of Vancouver, Larry Beasley, joins Adam and Matt to talk about his new book,…

Data Beats Emotions with Jens von Bergmann

Vancouver Real Estate has changed dramatically in the past year. But what exactly is different? The answers may surprise you. Data Scientist Jens von Bergmann sits down with Adam & Matt to crunch the numbers and offer valuable insight into the fiery debates that surround Vancouver housing. Should we still be talking about foreign buyers?…

Is Vancouver Real Estate Crashing? With Central 1 Credit Union’s Chief Economist Helmut Pastrick

Central 1 Credit Union is a leading voice when it comes to the BC economy and housing market and it just released its housing forecast for the next three years. Chief Economist Helmut Pastrick joins Adam & Matt for a data-driven discussion on all things Vancouver, offering thoughts on everything from the city’s potential addiction…

Where Does Global Luxury Real Estate Go From Here with Richard Silver

In the midst of lagging global luxury real estate sales, Toronto’s high end product still seems to have legs! But what does the future of global real estate look like and how does it inform other, more local markets. Meet Richard Silver. He’s the former President of the Toronto Real Estate Board, a Certified International…

Is Your Home Equity Illicit? With Tsur Somerville

Dirty money has been flowing into BC, but what does that actually mean for BC’s economy, its real estate market, and – better yet – your home equity? Professor Tsur Somerville co-authored the 184-page report that has sparked a public inquiry and he now sits down with Adam and Matt to detail his findings. Did…

Gangsters, Casinos & Dirty Money with Mark Ting

If this podcast was a movie, Mark Ting would be played by Jason Statham. Granted, a version of Statham that could spot real estate opportunities, crunch numbers under pressure, fill spreadsheets, and offer top-notch investment advice. Come to think of it, Mark looks nothing like Statham, but he’s still a fearless male lead in this box…

The People Vancouver Can’t Afford to Lose with UDI President Anne McMullin & Developer Robert Macdonald

Anne McMullin is President & CEO of Urban Development Institute (Pacific Region), a national non-profit association representing thousands of professionals throughout all facets of land development and planning. Robert Macdonald is one of the biggest developers Vancouver has ever produced and is now turning his business interests away from a city and province characterized by…

Mount Pleasant, Railtown & Vancouver’s Most Up-and-Coming Super Star Neighbourhoods with MGBA Architecture + Interior Design

Vancouver is changing dramatically and so is the way we work, play & live in the city. And who better to advise on the most exciting future transformations than the owners of MGBA Architecture + Interior Design. These guys cut their teeth in ultra hip hot spots like Mount Pleasant and Railtown and now Principals…

Five Pro-Tips for Pricing Correctly in a Soft Market

The game has changed and sales volume is at its lowest in 30+ years. Potential buyers demand tomorrow’s predicted price drops while wannabe sellers are largely stuck in the past. And you must sell. You have two choices: you can hire the cheerleader or the coach. One will pump you up and cheer you on…

Shift by Aragon with Luke Ramsay

Outdoor space defines Shift by Aragon. In fact, the entire design of Shift centres on merging indoor and outdoor spaces through stunning wall-length (up to 16 feet!) bifold doors in every home and large patios that shift away from each other to maximize space and privacy. This 6-storey, 43 unit building will have an array…

Brooklyn in Kelowna by Mission Group with Luke Turri

Mission Group is bringing Brooklyn-inspired architecture to Kelowna’s historic Bernard Avenue with the launch of their 25-storey condominium development – Brooklyn. Situated in the heart of downtown Kelowna, this architecturally stunning building boasts a walk score of 98, just steps from Okanagan Lake, exciting shops and amazing bars & restaurants. The lower floors of the…

Why is My Home Not Selling in Vancouver? 7 Proven Ways to Course Correct

Having trouble selling your home? You are definitely not alone in Vancouver’s cooling housing market but that does not mean you should just sit back on your hands. Adam & Matt sit down this week to discuss the growing problem of stagnant listings and outline seven pro-tips that will re-invigorate any property type sitting on…

The Future of Squamish Real Estate with John French

Which market has outperformed Vancouver by over 30% in the past five years and still has massive potential for an upswing? We’ll give you a hint: there’s a $3.5 billion dollar ski hill proposed with chairs to be running by 2025. Still don’t know? It’s a bedroom community 45 mins from Vancouver with a scenic…

What is Stopping You from Achieving your Real Estate Goals with Rick Hoogendoorn

What is stopping you? This is THE question for so many of us and one that plagued Rick Hoogendoorn for years. Whether it was his uncompleted manuscript, “The Bachelors Guide to Success,” or his movie scripts, “Divine Wind” & “Eternal Magic,” Rick would fizzle before the finish. And this carried through to his real estate…

Vista by Dolomiti Homes with David Pankratz

Vista by Dolomiti Homes is a modern west coast design condo complex just steps from the Burquitlam Skytrain station in West Coquitlam. Vista offers the conveniences of urban living, near cafes & restaurants, Lougheed Town Centre, and other fantastic amenities, while also providing an abundance of parks and recreation options for nature lovers. The 1-, 2- and 3-…

What Does the 2019 Federal Budget Mean for Home Buyers? With Dustan Woodhouse

The 2019 Federal Budget was just released and who better than fan favorite and newly appointed President of Mortgage Architects, Dustan Woodhouse, to unpack exactly what it means for you as a homeowner and a homebuyer. Hint: he does not pull punches! Dustan also gives his thoughts on the current state of the Metro Vancouver…

Where Does the Presale Market Go From Here? With MLA Canada’s Ryan Lalonde

The Vancouver presale construction market has been red hot for years, but the times have changed. No longer can we expect tents pitched in front of display centres to hold places in line, buildings to be sold out during frenzied opening weekends, or double digit returns to be made seemingly overnight by lucky buyers. The…

Has the Vancouver Real Estate Market Bottomed Out? With Tom Davidoff

Professor Tom Davidoff is back! For new listeners, Tom wears many hats – the architect of the Speculation Tax, a leading go-to real estate economist, an Associate Professor at Sauder, the Director at UBC Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate, and a VREP fan favorite, to name a few. And to Vancouverites, depending on your…

MODE by Wesgroup with Brad Jones

MODE by Wesgroup is a 25-story building consisting of 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and 3 bedroom condos starting at $499,900. Located in River District, a stunning masterplan community on 130 acres in Southeast Vancouver. With MODE, the emphasis is on value from the building’s top notch finishes to amazing amenities, including: chef kitchens, family dining…

Master Planning with Wesgroup’s Brad Jones

Real estate takes visionaries: people who can look at 130 acres of industrial land on the bank of the Fraser River and envision a community with 15,000+ residents, a town centre with over 250,000 square feet of retail space, 25 acres of green space, and 1.5 kilometers of bike and hiking paths. This type of large-scale community –…

Don’t Trust Your Gut, Trust the Algorithm with Naborly’s Jerome Werniuk

One bad tenant can lead to bankruptcy, especially if it’s your first crack at a revenue property! And, until now, that risk was on you and your gut. Meet Naborly, an AI platform that is at the forefront of proptech using sophisticated algorithms to securely screen and verify your tenants and… it’s absolutely free. In…

What You Don’t Know About Commercial Real Estate Will Hurt You with Cory Wright

Commercial real estate is telling an interesting story but are you listening? It is one full of compelling characters, with names like Amazon & Microsoft, and set against a backdrop of low vacancy, increasing demand, and exciting investment opportunities. Owner/Broker Cory Wright of William Wright Commercial Real Estate Services sits down with Adam & Matt…

Skin in the Game, From Expo 86 to Now with Payam Imani of Imani Development

Expo 86 is often pointed to as a defining moment in the history of Vancouver real estate and both the market and Imani Development have come a long way since then. CEO and President of Imani Development, Payam Imani, sits down with Adam & Matt to discuss his 30-year journey through Vancouver’s real estate market,…

BC’s Next Best Investment Opportunity: Fort St. John

With the announcement of Shell’s $40 billion LNG Canada project, the economic future of North East BC is bright and inevitable. This major infrastructure project will create thousands of jobs and be a vibrant economic hub for years to come. Fort St. John is also the regional hub of the Site C Dam project, a…

Why Smart Money Comes to Vancouver with Wendy Waters

What’s continuously driving smart money to Vancouver Real Estate? Wendy Waters, Senior Director of Research Services & Strategy at GWL Realty Advisors (with $13 billion under management in Canada!), joins Adam & Matt to answer this question with hard data and solid analytics. Tune in for a candid ‘behind-the-scenes’ look at how a top multidisciplinary…

Presale Vs Resale & 7 Pro-Tips that Will Save You Money!

If you are looking for a condo in Vancouver, you will have two choices upfront: should you buy presale or resale? This week Adam & Matt tackle this question head on with 7 reasons why buying pre-construction in 2019 might be a HUGE mistake with major consequences to your bottom line! Also, don’t miss 4…

Will Vancouver Condo Prices Drop in 2019? With Dane Eitel from Eitel Insights

Are Vancouver condos in for a major correction this year? Dane Eitel thinks so and he has successfully forecasted Vancouver’s real estate market before. After putting forth some bold predictions about the detached market last year, Dane is back by popular demand to do the same for attached. Dane joins Adam & Matt to discuss…

Impactful Investing, Getting the Details Right & Cutting Out the Noise with Developer Richard Wittstock

Are you anxious about the real estate market in 2019? Co-founder & Principal of Domus Homes Richard Wittstock isn’t and chances are he knows more than you. Richard joins Adam & Matt to discuss his fascinating 30-odd-year trajectory through the Vancouver real estate market, cutting his teeth during the deep recession of the 1990s and…

Ovation by Domus Homes with Richard Wittstock

Ovation by Domus Homes sets a new standard for urban living in the thriving downtown core of New Westminster, easily one of Metro Vancouver’s most interesting and walkable neighborhoods chock full of shops, restaurants, theatres, and the popular waterfront boardwalk. This 32 storey architectural landmark features 204 homes and is characterized by its unceasing attention…

U-Eight in Kelowna by Mission Group with Luke Turri

U-Eight by Mission Group is an exciting new development in the growing university district of Kelowna. Situated immediately south of Kelowna’s UBC Okanagan campus, this impressive condo building, located on freehold land and within walking distance to the campus, will be the 8th offering from Mission Group to this mixed use, master plan community. The…

Akimbo by Imani Development with Payam Imani

Akimbo will be a signature tower in Burnaby’s skyline, set apart from the pack in pedestrian-friendly Brentwood with its distinctive and bold design that features angled, offset balconies that provide both sun shade and unobstructed views. This 40-storey condo complex consists of 350 residential homes located near both the Gilmore and Brentwood SkyTrain stations. It includes one,…

Will Interest Rates Go Up in Canada in 2019 with Kyle Green

With the Canadian Real Estate Market softening and a recent decline in bond yields, will interest rates continue to increase in 2019? Top Investment Mortgage Broker and Owner of the Green Mortgage Team, Kyle Green, joins Adam & Matt to highlight drastic changes to lending policies, what it means for borrowers and the market at…

From ZERO to 10,000 Properties in Under 5 Years with Janet LePage

New Year, New You? Well, we’ve got your motivation covered! Meet Janet LePage, Co-Founder & CEO of Western Wealth Capital (WWC), who started out at 25 years old with a real estate coach and now oversees a soon-to-be billion dollar company with 10,000 rental units and counting. Among her many achievements, Janet was recently highlighted as…

Five Reasons You Should Reconsider Your Real Estate Portfolio with J.A. and Mark Pankiw-Petty

Are you blind to some of the biggest rental property liabilities impacting your bottom line and your tenant’s well-being? The answer unfortunately is almost certainly yes. J.A. and Mark Pankiw-Petty from PPL Accident Recovery Group, a leading personal injury law firm in Vancouver, sit down with Adam & Matt this week to set the record…

Vancouver Price Tags with Gordon Price

Has 2018 been a good year for Vancouver? The time to take stock is now. Former City Councillor & Founder of the influential “Price Tags” website Gordon Price sits down with Adam & Matt to discuss the present, the past, and the future of Vancouver in one of the most wide-reaching conversations to date. Tune…

Selling Tax Free, Flipping Homes & Strategic Investing with Tim Cestnick

It’s not what you earn but what you keep, and the best way to keep is through careful and often obsessive tax planning. Top accountant Tim Cestnick (The Globe and Mail columnist and CEO of Our Family Office Inc.) joins Adam & Matt this week to discuss all things tax planning – from how to…

From One Presale Condo to Full Time Real Estate Investing with Cole Skelly and Elizabeth Milder

Have you ever fantasized about quitting your day job to pursue real estate investing full time? So did Cole Skelly and Elizabeth Milder – except they have actually done it! Cole and Elizabeth sit down with Adam and Matt to discuss how they went from a single presale condo to managing an enviable real estate…

Hey Bryan with HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler

Don’t be a DIY Disaster! This week, HGTV’s Star Contractor, Bryan Baeumler, joins Adam & Matt to chart his explosive trajectory from ‘on-the-tools’ to ‘on-the-TV’ with several hit shows and counting. We brought in the beloved seasoned veteran to offer renovation pro-tips, what Bryan looks for in an investment, and what pitfalls to avoid along…

Do Vancouver Presale Condos Still Make Sense? with Urban Analytics’ Michael Ferreira

The days of camping out overnight for that presale one bedroom are over! In fact, many developers are now offering buyer incentives just to get people through the door. What’s changed and how does this impact your investment strategy? Managing Principal of Urban Analytics, Michael Ferreira, sits down with Adam & Matt to highlight key…

Has the Vancouver Real Estate Bubble Burst? with Moody’s Economist Brendan LaCerda

Moody’s Analytics is known for its deep risk expertise when analyzing global markets. What does Moody’s Canadian expert economist think of our country’s housing markets and Vancouver more specifically? Brendan LaCerda joins Adam & Matt to discuss present risks and future outlooks for Canadian real estate as well as larger global trends that will impact…

Cambridge Estates in Fort St. John with Dave Steele, CEO of Western Canadian Properties Group

Beat the Land Rush – Sign Up Now! The Top 5 Reasons to Invest in Northeast BC Real Estate Now! #1) The largest private investment in Canadian history – LNG CANADA – has just been approved. The economic impact of this $40 Billion investment on Northeast BC will be unprecedented. #2) The first phase of the…

Habits for Successful Real Estate Investing with Justin Smith

Developing commercial and multi-family real estate is easier than you think! Founder and President of Hawkeye Wealth, Justin Smith, joins Adam and Matt to discuss huge private equity investing opportunities with top-tier developers in Vancouver and North America. Learn how you can get in on the ground-level in emerging markets with limited risk and maximum returns. Justin…

Detached Home Prices in Vancouver Will Double After Three Year Slump: Analyst Dane Eitel

Will the average home price in Greater Vancouver double over the next decade? Dane Eitel thinks so. And if it does, this will not be the first time Dane has successfully forecasted Vancouver’s real estate market. Dane joins Adam & Matt to discuss his methodology and confidently charts not only his prediction of a short-term…

Right Sizing with Todd Talbot

Celebrity real estate expert and Host of Love It or List It Vancouver Todd Talbot thought he had created his dream home – panoramic ocean views, massive outdoor space with jacuzzi tub, a renovation right out of a magazine. But something was not quite right. Todd sits down with Adam & Matt to detail why…

BC’s Next Big Market with Cynthia Aasen

With big infrastructure comes big investment! Real Estate Mogul and Broker/Owner of Investment Revenue Realty Inc., Cynthia Aasen, joins Adam and Matt to discuss two major markets that need to be on every investor’s radar. With over 20 years of real estate experience, Cynthia has built a massive portfolio personally, while designing a proven investor-friendly…

Strategic Investing with Mark Ting

What does it take to truly find financial independence? Wealth Manager, CBC Financial Columnist, and serial real estate investor, Mark Ting, sits down with Adam & Matt to chart his success and failures in real estate investing throughout the Lower Mainland and abroad. Learn pro tips for knowing your numbers, seeking out gaps in the…

Running the Province with BC’s Former Finance Minister Mike de Jong

Talk about the hot seat! Former Finance Minister Mike de Jong oversaw BC’s economy through an historic time: the incredible run-up on real estate prices, duffel bags of money passing through casinos, a booming economy that was the envy of every province, and the implementation of the Foreign Buyer’s Tax. He now sits down with…

A Tale of Two Markets with Andrew La Fleur

A lot can change in less than a year. Top Producing Pre-Construction Specialist, Realtor, Investor, and Podcast Host Andrew La Fleur checks in with Adam and Matt to discuss the current state of the Toronto market and offers an on-the-ground perspective that’s in contrast to many of today’s headlines. Andrew covers what’s hot and what’s…

The Ultimate Guide to REITs with Martin Karcz

So you think you are only interested in tangible real estate investing? You may want to think again! Martin Karcz, Senior Vice President of Karcz Wealth Management – Canaccord Genuity, joins Adam & Matt to discuss Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and outlines the benefits of the ultimate ‘hands-off’ real estate investment vehicle. Martin also…

The Key to Making Great Deals Using Time-Tested Techniques with Dave Steele

Western Canadian Properties Group has developed over 12,000 properties, primarily focused on appealing to investors with strict cash-flow goals throughout B.C., Alberta & the western United States. That’s a lot of doors and not always an easy offering! CEO Dave Steele joins Adam and Matt to dissect his deal process, his rise to developer status,…

Langford Tower by Western Canadian Properties Group with Dave Steele

TOP FIVE REASONS YOU WANT TO BUY AT LANGFORD TOWER: (1) Langford is the fastest growing city in British Columbia (2) The annual population growth rate is currently 5% (3) The median household income is $80,000 which is higher than Victoria! (4) The average rent is $1,300/month and climbing (5) The vacancy rate is less…

The Luxurious Solution to Vancouver’s Housing Market with Sandy Ikeda

Does Vancouver need more luxury condos? New York Economist Sandy Ikeda argues we just might but not for the reasons you think. He joins Adam & Matt to discuss the concept of “filtering” (and no, we are not talking about your Instagram posts, although there is no question you look better in Valencia). Find out…

‘Dirty Money’ is Destroying Vancouver’s Social Fabric? With Jens von Bergmann & Nathan Lauster

Money laundering, drug rings, organized crime, and duffle bags full of money dominate the narrative around Vancouver Real Estate, but are these claims justified or do they just make compelling headlines? Jens von Bergmann and Nathan Lauster join Adam and Matt to weigh in on the facts and follies surrounding this Dateline discourse. Join us…

Hot Button Issues for Vancouver’s Election with Urban Land Institute’s Duncan Wlodarczak

With Vancouver’s civic election fast approaching, Adam & Matt sit down with Vice Chair of the Urban Land Institute and Chief of Staff at Onni Group, Duncan Wlodarczak, to discuss our city’s most pressing issues, the role of ULI in local & global housing policy & where real estate thought leaders would like to see…

Forecasting the Future & Holding onto the Past with Developer Kush Panatch

Developer of 50 Electronic Avenue, Kush Panatch, joins Adam and Matt to discuss his trailblazing new project in Port Moody’s most up-and-coming area. Learn Kush’s best investment advice, market predictions, and tips and strategies for growing your net worth through careful forecasting and long-term holds.

50 Electronic Avenue by Panatch Group with Kush Panatch

Do you want to rock down to 50 Electronic Avenue? This development, built on the former location of the only TV manufacturing plant in BC, offers unique urban living on a historic street in Port Moody. Expertly crafted by the Panatch group, this amenity rich building offers a collection of 358 condominium residences, featuring spacious…

How’s the Vancouver Real Estate Market? With Cressey’s Jason Turcotte

Cressey’s VP of Development, Jason Turcotte, has his finger on the pulse and a few predictions for the remainder of 2018. How’s the presale market? What’s impacting the market? What does the future of Vancouver Real Estate look like for homebuyers and investors alike? Jason joins Adam and Matt to answer all these questions and…

The Millionaire Real Estate Investor in 8 Easy Steps

Is there an easy path to real estate wealth? Past Guest Brad J. Lamb thinks so. And Brad not only has a proven track record – he made his first million in real estate before moving out of his parent’s basement in 1990! – but he has now penned a book on the subject. Adam & Matt…

Will Vancouver House Prices Fall as Interest Rates Rise Again? with Dustan Woodhouse

With interest rates creeping up, Dustan Woodhouse joins Adam and Matt to discuss the state of the Vancouver Real Estate Market and Vancouver housing predictions for the balance of 2018. We also cover great investments in this market and whether you should be considering a variable or fixed rate. Dustan is a fan-favourite for a…

Vancouver Real Estate Prices Halt Inter-Provincial Migration with Jock Finlayson

In the second half of 2017, a surprising development occurred – the net inflow of people moving to British Columbia from other provinces decreased dramatically. Jock Finlayson, Chief Policy Officer at the Business Council of British Columbia, suspects that this trend will continue and possibly worsen with B.C. receiving fewer interprovincial migrants than pundits and…

Ten Commandments for Buying Vancouver Real Estate in a Buyer’s Market

How’s the market in Vancouver? When the market softens, smart buyers see opportunities and start to reevaluate their offer strategies. In this episode, Adam and Matt extol the ten commandments for buying real estate in a buyer’s market in Vancouver. Learn the top ten secrets to buying in a buyer’s market in a city that…

The Future of the Fraser Valley Housing Market and Beyond with Scott Brown

The housing market South of the Fraser has exploded in the last five years and there is no one better to detail the past, present, and future of the Fraser Valley market than Fifth Avenue Real Estate Marketing President & CEO, Scott Brown. Scott sits down with Adam & Matt for a wide-ranging conversation on…

Belleville Estate by Western Construction with Michael Uy

The Passive House is coming to North Vancouver, with the release of Belleville Estate by Western Construction! Located in Moodyville, North Van, these 24 townhomes will consist of 2-, 3-, & 4-bedroom offerings that combine top environmental standards & design with luxury finishes. Location, progressive design & cutting edge technology – the future is passive…

Investment Opportunities South of the Border with Burrard Group’s Doug Allen Subtitle

There is a reason that Seattle is a hot commodity for international investors! Burrard Group’s Vice President of Operations, Doug Allen, joins Adam & Matt to talk real estate in Seattle and HUGE opportunities for Canadian investors. Burrard Group, famous for creating some of Vancouver’s most iconic buildings, is currently changing the game in a…

This Lamb Gives Great Investment Advice with Brad J. Lamb

Brad J. Lamb is one to watch: he made his first million in real estate before moving out of his parent’s basement and has not slowed down since. Brad subsequently opened his own real estate brokerage, amassed an enormous personal real estate portfolio, starred in HGTV’s “Big City Broker,” founded a development company with holdings…

Nexus by Burrard Group with Doug Allan

Nexus is a 41-storey condo complex consisting of 382 residential units located in Seattle’s burgeoning “East Village.” Available homes range from studios to three-bedroom homes, as well as destination retail on the ground level. This project is notable for its iconic stacked-and-shifted exterior, sleek interior design and next generation smart amenities. Scheduled for completion in…

Bravo on Broadway by Legendary with Michael Uy

Bravo on Broadway is a townhouse development nestled in Vancouver’s vibrant community of Fraserhood. This newly built development is move-in ready and boasts striking New England-style architecture that uniquely complements the natural surroundings. Each residence has been meticulously planned to maximize functionality and personality. Bravo is East Van living at its best. Sign up below…

Debating Vancouver Real Estate with Economists Tom Davidoff & Andrey Pavlov

2018 has been a huge year for housing policy in Vancouver and the debate is raging. Economists Tom Davidoff & Andrey Pavlov join Adam & Matt to take the contentious issues head on and these two thinkers do not agree on much! This episode has more fireworks than English Bay!

Barriers to Building Costs All Vancouverites with Benjamin Dachis

Recent provincial and federal policies that target demand might be overlooking one of the biggest contributors to increased house prices: local government. C.D. Howe Institute’s Benjamin Dachis joins Adam & Matt to discuss his startling new research on just how much governments cost homebuyers across Canada. Spoiler Alert: Vancouver does not fare well.

VREP #120 | Townline’s Chris Colbeck Talks Vancouver Real Estate

The last few years have been big years for Vancouver developer Townline and 2018 is no different. Townline’s Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Chris Colbeck sits down with Adam and Matt to discuss the state of the housing market and future plans for the city and region.

The Vancouver Housing Market, Hotel Industry & Commercial Real Estate Boom with Evan Duggan

The residential real estate boom has corresponded with a transformation of the hotel industry and explosive growth in commercial real estate values. But are these seemingly separate markets connected?  Vancouver journalist Evan Duggan sits down with Adam & Matt to talk about his experiences working the real estate beat. His insights point to broader global trends…

Bellevue by Cressey with Jason Turcotte

Bellevue is a new ultra luxury boutique offering by Cressey in Dundarave. These 35 exclusive private residences showcase Cressey’s renowned craftsmanship, illustrating both intelligent design and outstanding quality. Jason Turcotte, Vice President of Development at Cressey, sits down with Matt and Adam to detail this new and exciting project hitting West Vancouver. Sign up below for more information.

The “BC Speculation Tax” on the Ground with Randy Trapp

What is the impact of the BC speculation tax and what does that mean for supply and the future of tourism in British Columbia? Vacation Property Developer Randy Trapp of Luxury Resorts West sits down with Matt and Adam to discuss his current projects across the province as well as the immediate fallout from the…

Brookhouse Residences by James Evans with Andrew Carros

Brookhouse Residences is a collection of 10 brand new exclusive homes in a heritage building, coming soon to East Vancouver. Expertly crafted by heritage developer James Evans, these unique 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units seek to preserve as much of the original components as possible to accurately maintain the historical characteristics of the building.…

#letsfixhousing with NPA City Counsellor and Aspiring Vancouver Mayor Hector Bremner

Vancouver is at a crossroads and the upcoming civic election will set a new path for our city. NPA City Counsellor Hector Bremner shook things up with his election last year and is now throwing his hat in the ring to become the next Mayor of Vancouver. Hector sits down with Matt and Adam to…

Vancouver Commercial Presale Opportunities with Matt Carlson

Commercial Real Estate has caught fire in Vancouver and the lack of supply has spurred on creative fixes that offer exciting investment opportunities. Matt Carlson, VP Colliers, joins Adam and Matt to discuss opportunities you don’t know about in the presale commercial space and the future industries that will shape Vancouver.

Hudson Place One by Townline with Chris Colbeck

Townline’s Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Chris Colbeck, outlines Hudson Place One, a landmark building coming soon to downtown Victoria. This 25-storey development of intelligently-designed 1, 2 and 3-bedroom homes boasts elevated views of the city, inner harbour and surrounding mountains. A luxurious offering in the heart of a vibrant and established urban village! Sign…

Hudson & Singer by Tridecca Developments with Trevor Street

Managing Partner of The Partners Marketing Group, Trevor Street, joins Adam and Matt to discuss Hudson & Singer, an artful, modern condominium community coming to Langley Township’s bustling Willoughby neighborhood. The development has 152 units and is scheduled for completion in 2019. Willoughby’s new standard for luxury! Sign up below for more information.  

Speculation is Good for the Vancouver Housing Market with Murtaza Haider

Everyone is certain that speculating on housing is bad for Vancouver but is that necessarily true? Ryerson Professor Murtaza Haider sits down with Matt & Adam to critically unpack the assumptions that dominate the public conversation around the housing market and points to the role of speculative activity in building the most celebrated cities in the…

Passive House Design in Vancouver with Bryn Davidson

Lanefab is making a mark on Vancouver. Bryn Davidson, the co-founder of Lanefab Design/Build and housing visionary, sits down with Matt & Adam to discuss the ways Vancouver can become both more dense and ecologically progressive through smart design and construction. The future of the Passive House in Vancouver is now!

Has the Vancouver Real Estate Market Cycle Run its Course? With Teo Nicolais

Everyone knows that markets are cyclical, but how do they work and where are we at in Vancouver? Harvard Extension School Instructor Teo Nicolais sits down with Matt & Adam to detail the 4 stages of a real estate cycle and how it relates to the Vancouver real estate market. This episode is a must…

Vice President of Development for Premier Developer Cressey Talks Vancouver Real Estate, with Jason Turcotte

How does a world-class real estate developer think? Jason Turcotte, Vice President of Development at one of Vancouver’s premier development companies Cressey joins Matt and Adam to discuss the Vancouver housing market, including how he got his start in real estate, his tips for aspiring real estate moguls, as well as his predictions for the Vancouver…

Vancouver Presales Podcast | Episode 3 | Lily Terrace by Lanstone Homes with Lanson Foster

President of Lanstone Homes, Lanson Foster, joins Adam and Matt to discuss Lily Terrace – An exclusive collection of 24 modern signature residences and boutique commercial spaces located in the heart of Fort Langley. High end condo living in a unique community environment! Sign up below for more information.  

Vancouver Presales Podcast | Episode 2 | Chelsea by Cressey with Jason Turcotte

 Vice President of Development at Cressey Development Group,  Jason Turcotte, joins Adam and Matt to discuss Chelsea – 79 carefully considered one, two and three bedroom condos and townhomes located at 30th Avenue & Cambie Street, Vancouver. Is this the most exciting project to hit the Cambie corridor?   Tell us about your project.…

The Unintended Consequences of the Speculation Tax on the Vancouver Housing Market with Mark Milke

Will the NDP speculation tax actually help locals who live and work in British Columbia? Policy critic Mark Milke doesn’t think so and sits down with Adam and Matt to detail how government intervention has frequently had a negative impact on the Vancouver housing market. Throw the speculation tax on the heap!

How to Make Money in Vancouver Commercial Real Estate with Cory Wright

Are you leaving money on the table by focusing only on residential real estate? Cory Wright, Owner/Broker of William Wright Commercial Real Estate Services, joins Adam and Matt to discuss the ins and outs of commercial real estate in Metro Vancouver. Understand the basics, the best investment opportunities, and how to add value in any…

Massive Growth Potential & the Vancouver Real Estate Market

Fraser Institute Senior Policy Analyst Josef Filopowicz sees a glaring problem in the Vancouver real estate market. He joins Adam & Matt to detail why Vancouver stands out among the 30 cities he analyzed and it is not for the reason you think. Josef Filipowicz, Sr. Policy Analyst, Fraser Institute About Josef: Josef is a…

Vancouver Presales Podcast | Episode 1 | The Georgia – Langley BC

Are you frustrated with the lack of information, misleading information, or straight up incorrect information that permeates the Vancouver presale condo market? We cut through the confusion, bringing you conversations with developers about their most exciting up and coming projects in the Lower Mainland.  The first episode in our new series focusing on presale…

BC NDP Budget – Vancouver Housing Market Crash In 2018? With Andrey Pavlov

The dust is beginning to settle on the NDP’s 30-Point Housing Plan and the potential implications loom large over the Vancouver real estate market. Simon Fraser University Finance Professor Andrey Pavlov has thought long and hard about the possible consequences of these measures and he sits down with Adam and Matt to hash out the…

BC’s Budget 2018 and Breakthrough Investing Tips with Sandy MacKay and Rob Break

The BC NDP’s budget for 2018 was just announced and, as predicted, there are lots of policy changes targeting housing. The party’s stated goal is to bring stability to housing prices and return the market to one that serves local residents, but will these changes truly have an impact or is this a case of…

Vancouverism with Larry Beasley

Our first guest with a condo tower named after him! Larry Beasley was Co-Chair Planner at the City of Vancouver for 15 years and led Vancouver’s modern transformation into a world model for sustainable and liveable cities. Now Larry holds the “Distinguished Practice Professor of Planning” at the University of British Columbia, sits on various…

VIP Access to Vancouver Presale Condos with Trevor Street

Sign Up for VIP Access to Presale Construction Projects! We have all seen claims like this but how exactly does Vancouver’s red-hot presale market work? Adam & Matt are joined this week by Project Marketer Trevor Street, founder and CEO of The Partners Marketing Group, to break down this often-misunderstood segment of our market. Trevor…

Burrard Place Developer & Reliance Properties President Jon Stovell talks the Future of Vancouver Real Estate

Have you ever wanted to pick the brain of one of the largest and most celebrated developers in Vancouver? Jon Stovell, president of Reliance Properties, sits down with Matt and Adam for a conversation about everything from how he got his start in real estate to the best investment opportunities to the future of the city. Don’t…

Market Predictions, Twitter Beefs, and Cheap Rent in Point Grey with Tom Davidoff

Huge changes coming to the Vancouver Real Estate market in 2018 and the devil is in the details. Professor Tom Davidoff joins Matt & Adam to hash over the details and makes predictions from policy changes to potential price surges. Check out Tom’s latest work ON HIS BLOG Or follow him on Twitter: @tomdavidoff  

Will Vancouver Home Prices Fall in 2018 as Interest Rates Rise? with Dustan Woodhouse

Dustan Woodhouse makes bold predictions. In the face of the Foreign Buyer’s Tax, he called for home prices to increase dramatically. Now, he’s back to offer predictions for 2018 as well as his thoughts on variable versus fixed in today’s economic climate, new pitfalls in qualifying, and the best 22 minutes you can have with…

Immigration and the Future of Vancouver’s Property Market with Daniel Hiebert

Is there a difference between “foreign buyers” and immigrants who buy property? Daniel Hiebert joins Matt and Adam this week to tackle this issue and discuss his recent paper that was published in the Canadian Journal of Urban Research and subsequent Vancouver Sun article.

Vancouver 2018 Housing Market and Building Wealth with Clayton Jarvis

New year, new market! Will the Vancouver 2018 Housing Market be as hot of a year for Canadian real estate as 2017 was? For our 100th Episode, we invited Clayton Jarvis from Canadian Real Estate Wealth magazine to come share his predictions for this year’s top investment markets across the country. Don’t miss out on…

The Best Way to Search the Vancouver Real Estate Market in 2018 with Aaron Kardell

The future of real estate is finally here… well, maybe not the future but an incredible new resource with futuristic capabilities and realtor-level information. And best of all, it’s free! This week, Adam and Matt sit down with HomeSpotter creator, Aaron Kardell, to discuss his new game-changing mobile app and his thoughts on the future…

Dying to be Mortgage Free? Don’t Miss this Advice! with Lance Risbey and Tom Gaymer

This episode will save you money! You pay thousands of dollars over the lifespan of your mortgage to insure your loan to protect family and loved ones in case of death. But are your good intentions causing you to throw money away? Matt & Adam sit down with Tom Gaymer and Lance Risbey this week…

The City of Vancouver’s Bold New Housing Strategy with Nathan Lauster

Calls for density are answered! The City of Vancouver has announced a new and radical housing plan and the implications for home-owners and investors in real estate are huge. Adam and Matt sit down with UBC Associate Professor Nathan Lauster to hash out the details and sort out the winners and losers. The ground is…

6 Reasons You’re not an Investor

It can be painful looking backwards to think “what if” or “if only” when it comes to investing in Vancouver real estate. Matt and Adam sit down with top-producing Realtor Jon Lumer to break down the 6 most common reasons stopping would-be investors from pulling the trigger.

The Man Who Predicted Vancouver Real Estate with David Ley

What do geography and real estate have in common? Find out by listening to this week’s episode, featuring UBC Geography professor and longtime student of Vancouver real estate, David Ley. David has done extensive research on gentrification and its effects on real estate in Vancouver and he makes some pointed observations and surprising predictions about…

CMHC Chief Economist Talks Vancouver Real Estate

What better source for an in-depth analysis of our market than CMHC Chief Economist Bob Dugan? Adam and Matt dig deep into the tools used by the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation in an effort to make sense of the wild swings we have seen in the market in the past few years. Bob also…

How to Tax Foreigners the Right Way with Jack Favilukis

Was the Foreign Buyers Tax good policy or just a knee-jerk reaction to quell the masses? UBC Assistant Professor Jack Favilukis weighs in on this issue with some opinions and potential solutions. Check out his Global News article HERE. Also, check out Adam’s insightful moment in the national news spotlight HERE.  

Going Deep with Jens von Bergmann

We see statistics every day in our social media feeds, in news articles, at the dinner table, etc. They can be extremely helpful when used to understand certain aspects of the world around us, but they can also be manipulated and sensationalized to fit the storyline of the person or organization quoting them. So why…

Your Multi-Million Dollar Strata Sale with Phil Dougan

What happens when a strata property becomes a burden to repair? How about when a developer wants to purchase an entire condo building? This process is called a strata dissolution, or more commonly, a strata windup. Phil Dougan from Access Law Group joins Matt and Adam to discuss the many complications and implications involved in…

Why this Market Makes Dollars but No Sense with Tom Davidoff

Tom Davidoff returns for another one of his famous market analyses! Matt and Adam catch up with Tom for a chat about everything from what makes a healthy market to housing politics. Have a listen and stay in the know!

Cash Flow is not always King

Even though most property holders are looking for cash-flow, Adam & Matt are not convinced this should always be the deciding factor. Join us this week while we consider a cash-flow neutral case study and discuss the TOP 8 things to consider when looking for future appreciation!

We’re Here to Screen Your Tenants with Klaus Rode

Adam and Matt take a deep dive into the world of rentals with an in-depth conversation with returning guest and one of Vancouver’s busiest Property Managers, Klaus Rode.

Investing in Dirt with Raman Hara

Tips, tricks, and insider knowledge from a successful Metro Vancouver builder and developer, Raman Hara of Hara Homes.

Why is Point Grey so Undervalued? with Jon Lumer and Charlie Veaudry

Jon Lumer takes a walk with Abundant Housing Vancouver and discusses what he learned about Vancouver’s upscale Point Grey neighbourhood. Also, the guys interview Okanagan Realtor Charlie Veaudry, revealing some intriguing parallels with the Vancouver market.

6 Sure-Fire Ways to Lose Money in Real Estate

Don’t leave money on the table when selling your home! Matt and Adam offer 6 tips to safeguard against having to sell your property for less than market value. Also, Ray Macklem joins us to discuss today’s Bank of Canada interest rate increase.

Is Vancouver’s Real Estate Market a Bubble? with Kerry Gold

Hold on to your seats for this week’s episode! Featuring acclaimed freelance writer/journalist and 2nd generation Vancouverite Kerry Gold. Kerry is most notably known for her in-depth coverage of the Vancouver real estate market, on which she has spent the last 10 years researching and publishing thought-provoking articles for national publications such as The Globe…

Do Vancouver Developers Need More Tax Loopholes? with Margaret Morales

Have you ever wondered why Vancouver developers prefer to build condos while Seattle developers build apartments? Margaret Morales from the Sightline Institute in Seattle joins us to chat about her recent article, “Why Vancouver Builds Condos, while Seattle Builds Apartments,” providing some insight into this cross-border phenomenon.

Keeping Up with the Sydneysiders with Adrien Byrne

Join Matt and Adam for their discussion with Adrien Byrne, an Australian-Canadian with a keen interest in real estate who brings a unique perspective to the discussion surrounding the Vancouver market. Adrien compares our market to the market in Sydney, arguing that a key difference in the perceived affordability of the two markets is the…

Rookie Mistakes Vancouver Real Estate Investors Make with Jon Lumer and Jeremy Rae

Join Matt and Adam for another edition of the VREP Roundtable, featuring Vancouver New Condos team member Jon Lumer and New Westminster Realtor® extraordinaire Jeremy Rae. This episode was recorded over a glass of The Fuzz Milkshake IPA from Bridge Brewing in North Vancouver.

Big Data Makes Big Profits with Michael Ferreira

Here it is! For Episode 80, Matt and Adam sit down with Michael Ferreira, the managing principal at Urban Analytics, for a chat about some common myths that are perpetuated in the Vancouver real estate market. This week also marks the first installment of our new segment, “Jon, Seth and the Hoi Polloi,” where Jon Lumer and…

Lessons from the Toronto Real Estate Market with Andrew Lafleur

Toronto Realtor® and fellow podcaster Andrew Lafleur from True Condos returns to VREP to tackle some of the negative media coverage the Canadian Real Estate market has seen in recent weeks.  

How Owning a Home in Vancouver Could Land You in Jail with Michael Geller

Matt and Adam welcome Architect and SFU Adjunct Professor Michael Geller to the podcast for a chat about the recently implemented City of Vancouver Vacant Homes Tax and other policy changes that could unwittingly affect homeowners in our city and across Canada.

Should I Buy Now? With Jon Lumer and Ray Macklem

Join Matt and Adam for a very special episode of the Vancouver Real Estate Podcast! This week, we hold the premier VREP ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON REAL ESTATE, where the guys chat with fellow Realtor® and bowtie connoisseur Jon Lumer, answering some pointed fan-submitted questions over a local craft beer. You can also glean some valuable information about…

Negotiating Neighbourhoods with Tom Davidoff

Long time recurring fan-favorite guest Tom Davidoff from the UBC Sauder School of Business returns to join Matt and Adam for an in-depth analysis of his recent op-ed in the Vancouver Sun, “Zoning for Dollars”. Tom critiques the City of Vancouver’s tendency to negotiate community amenity contributions with developers behind closed doors.  He also offers some potential solutions…

Why? Because it Sells with Terry O’Reilly

Legendary marketing guru and career “Ad Man” Terry O’Reilly talks shop with Adam and Matt about marketing strategies, Realtor® faces, and his new book, “This I Know: Marketing Lessons from Under the Influence.”    

We Built this City on Rock and Roll…and Careful Planning with Neal Lamontagne

Adam and Matt sit down for a chat with City Planner Neal Lamontagne to find out what Vancouver is doing right and how it could improve Urban Planning within the region.  

So Fun City with Miss604

Rebecca Bollwitt, a celebrity blogger Miss604, covers hot topics about events and happenings in Vancouver.

Concerning Chinatown with Beverly Ho and MP Jenny Kwan

Matt and Adam chat with Vancouver East Member of Parliament Jenny Kwan and social activist Beverly Ho of the Chinatown Concern Group about the potential implications of the proposed redevelopment at 105 Keefer St and about the general community backlash against the project.

A Sure-Fire Way to Jump the Presale Queue with Donald Watson

North Shore Realtor® Donald Watson, who specializes in North and West Vancouver, shares his thought about co-housing.  

The Foreclosure Disclosure with Ken Pazder

Ken Pazder of Pazder Law Corporation joins Matt and Adam for a look into the process, as well as the positives and negatives, of buying a foreclosure.

Anxious Wealth in Vancouver with John Osburg

An insider’s look at the factors driving China’s new rich to invest their money in global real estate markets such as Vancouver, featuring Anthropologist and author John Osburg. Matt & Adam sit down to interview Professor John Osburg, a Fellow at the Public Intellectual Program at the National Committee on US-China relations. He is an…