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April 28, 2018

Annual Vancouver Real Estate Forum

Informative sessions at the 25th Annual Vancouver Real Estate Forum, attended by the most prominent Real Estate investors, developers, lenders and market makers. Consensus amongst panelists and keynote speakers and…
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March 21, 2018

Role of Risk Capital in Building Great Cities

“Construction depends upon risk capital that investors bring at the early planning stages when buildings and neighborhoods are nothing more than sketches on a piece of paper. They invest -…
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March 19, 2018

New Tax Impacting Affordable Rental Construction

Private Equity Funds such as Abana, pension funds and other institutional investors like nothing more than to invest in revenue rental properties in major Canadian metropolitan areas such as Vancouver.…
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March 14, 2018

Latest Teranet Housing Price Index

In February the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price Index(tm) retreated 0.1% from the previous month, following December and January rises that had interrupted a downtrend. It was the first…
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March 12, 2018

Implications of New Taxes in BC: An open letter to Finance Minister from UDI

The recently announced 2018 provincial budget has been received with sharp criticism from an industry that provides 233,000 jobs in BC and contributes $23B to BC's annual GDP.  NDP government…
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February 9, 2018

Real Estate Market Divided

We at Abana Capital have always held the view that the issue of foreign investment and its impact must be considered holistically and within the broader context of the economy…
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January 25, 2018

Housing Market Speculations

ARE FOREIGN BUYERS AND INVESTORS REALLY HURTING THE REAL ESTATE MARKET? While the Vancouver housing debate continues to rage on, the media and politicians are quick to blame foreign investors,…
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January 18, 2018

Affordability Crisis in Vancouver

Latest academic analysis from leading experts supports Abana’s consistent view on affordability issues in Vancouver. According to Professors Somerville and Davidoff of the University of British Columbia, the affordability crisis…
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December 21, 2017

The Marson

The aging population and a changing lifestyle, facing prospects of an empty nest syndrome and high maintenance on large single-family homes, is creating increasing demand for smaller multifamily condos or…
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December 28, 2017

Housing Market

Despite popular belief, foreign ownership does not play a major role in Vancouver’s ever-increasing housing prices as suggested by the latest CMHC report. Statistics Canada and CMHC (Canada Mortgage and…
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December 12, 2017

Terrace Port Moody

Abana Capital invests in “Terrace”, a flagship 156-unit residential complex, with unique architectural design and unparalleled views of the Burrard Inlet, developed by Atti Group. With distinct features, large balconies,…
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November 16, 2017

Vancouver Home Sales Booming this October

In this article, Joannah Connolly describes a 15% increase in home sales this October much above the 10 year sales average. Buyers are jumping to buy homes before the new…
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October 25, 2017

Uninsured Mortgage Regulations Report

In a recent article by The Simon Fraser Institute: OFSI continues to further tighten the underwriting process for residential mortgage financing by introducing an additional stress test proposal for uninsured mortgages (mortgages…
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October 6, 2017

New Ambleside Project – Equity Investment by Abana

Equity Investment by Abana Capital in New Ambleside Project.  Stay tuned... #1327MarineDrive #abanacapital #abana #vancouverrealestate #abanaxatti