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YVRREChat Nov. 29th 2011 Tech Tools

YVRREChat Nov. 29th 2011 Tech Tools

This weeks #YVRREChat topic was Tech Tools for Realtors. The discussion focused mainly on video blogging and home tours and there was some great suggestions of programs and hardware to make shooting your own videos from Micheal Thorne (@TMB_Realtors) which are worth...
CMHC Premium Calculator

CMHC Premium Calculator

CMHC has created an easy to use tool to help you estimate the premium payable when you are purchasing a home. Simply enter the purchase price, down payment and the amortization period. If you have an iPhone or BlackBerry you can also access our full Mobile Mortgage...
Leadership Q&A: Peter Aceto [Video]

Leadership Q&A: Peter Aceto [Video]

ING Direct is one company I look up to for the culture they have built online through social media. This culture starts from the top with their CEO, Peter Aceto who tweets as @CEO_INGDirect right down to their local “cafes” which have become a hub of...
Social Media Done Right

Social Media Done Right

I was downtown this past weekend during the CRE Investor Forum at the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre for an interview by MortgageBrokerNews.ca for an upcoming Webisode. With some time to kill before my interview I had my laptop out following up on a few emails...
Bank of Canada: The New $100 Note

Bank of Canada: The New $100 Note

The Bank of Canada has been issuing bank notes since 1935 and periodically upgrades our currency by releasing a new series. The Bank of Canada today began circulating the new $100 bill – Canada’s first polymer bank note. This new note will be available at financial...
Reading Recommendations

Reading Recommendations

On a recent Hangout with industry colleagues I quickly mentioned a few of the recent books I have enjoyed reading. I’m mostly a non-fiction reader and enjoy reading books on marketing, business, social media. In no particular order here are some of the books...
Google+ Business Page

Google+ Business Page

What are Google+ Pages? The Google+ Page allows businesses to establish an online presence on Google+ and engage with their customers. Very similar to Facebook business pages they will allow businesses to form stronger customer relationships with users of the Google+...