Commodity Boom in Canada

Canada, with its vast resources of commodities and raw materials, is profiting more than any other industrialized country from a rally in commodities that has been going on for more than six months and which some experts see as the beginning of an imminent “commodity super cycle”. In addition to…

Strong Growth in Canada

Canada’s economy which shrank by 5.4% in 2020, is now showing surprising strength as companies have massively increased their stocks in anticipation of a strong recovery this year. The gross domestic product (GDP) grew at an annualized rate of 9.6% in the fourth quarter, much faster than the median forecast of 7.3%…

Current Real Estate Investment Trends in Vancouver

The Vancouver Real Estate Forum, one of the most important industry and expert meetings of its kind recently took place. The results underline and confirm the current strategies of our real estate investors with their focus on office, industrial and fulfillment buildings. Office Market: Growth Despite COVID-19 but Structural Changes…

Investment Opportunities in Canada 

Even before the pandemic hit the Canadian economy and exacerbated an already pre-existing negative situation characterized by high household debts and sluggish consumer spending, falling oil prices had worsened the overall outlook for Canada. This “double hit” will lead to an estimated gross domestic product slump of around 6% in…

Corona and oil prices hit the Canadian economy hard

The Canadian economy has to face several setbacks these days. The adverse effects of the Coronavirus with its strict containment measures in combination with the slump in oil prices (caused by the unwillingness of Russia to agree on OPEC-production levels) and falling exports are causing problems for the second-largest country…

Outlook Canada 2020

In line with overall lower growth rates in 2019, which can be mainly attributed to the US-China trade war, also Canada’s numbers came down to about 1,5%, which is slightly below its usual potential. The outlook for this year is somewhat better due to growth in the real estate market,…