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Real Estate Investment Blueprint

Real Estate Investment Blueprint | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
    Real estate is probably one of the best investments you can make for wealth creation over time. Right now many people have cashed out of the stock market and are hesitant to re-invest for various and in some cases obvious reasons.
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Tidal power enters the race of saving the environment

Tidal power enters the race of saving the environment | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
The immense power of the ocean or the power of tides becomes an important source of clean energy these days.
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Wind farm allows 3 N.S. towns to buy power from themselves

Wind farm allows 3 N.S. towns to buy power from themselves | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
The towns of Antigonish, Berwick and Mahone Bay are now supplying wind power to their residents. The municipalities, which each own an electric utility, officially opened the $26-million wind farm in Ellershouse, Hants County, on Friday.
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Sobey gets a ‘reality check’ on its contribution to the Nova Scotia economy

Sobey gets a ‘reality check’ on its contribution to the Nova Scotia economy | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
An independent report says the Saint Mary’s B-school substantially creates jobs and helps the economy, but more accountability may be needed
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Roughly a quarter of Calgary’s offices are now empty

Roughly a quarter of Calgary’s offices are now empty | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Weak oil prices are hurting Calgary’s leasing sector, according to a recent report
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New housing rules have unintended consequences in Atlantic Canada

New housing rules have unintended consequences in Atlantic Canada | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Fred Hirtle is president of the Nova Scotia Home Builders’ Association.
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Why a crackdown on illegal apartments could be coming to Halifax

Why a crackdown on illegal apartments could be coming to Halifax | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Two municipal council candidates in downtown Halifax are pushing to create a bylaw requiring landlords to be licensed because of a "proliferation of illegal basement apartments."
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Meet the 16th Annual Top 25 People in the Capital

Meet the 16th Annual Top 25 People in the Capital | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Whether they’re still building their legacy, or it’s already cemented, this year’s Top 25 People in the Capital are making waves throughout Ottawa and
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Shell abandons first deepwater exploration well off Nova Scotia

Shell abandons first deepwater exploration well off Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Company fails to find enough oil for commercial production at Cheshire well, moves to second exploration well
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Sobeys eyeing discount option for struggling stores

Sobeys eyeing discount option for struggling stores | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Sobeys is pondering a rollout of a discount format in Western Canada, as sales challenges at acquired Safeway stores there persisted in the first quarter.
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How a City's Infrastructure Affects its Physical Activity - Boston Commons High Tech Network

How a City's Infrastructure Affects its Physical Activity - Boston Commons High Tech Network | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
How a City’s Infrastructure Affects its Physical Activity C O N T E N T S: KEY TOPICS Planned in collaboration with roads, housing, water, and other public infrastructure, schools can be made more accessible, allowing school users to walk and...
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VOCM - Beothuck Energy Sees More Funding for Wind Power in Province

VOCM - Beothuck Energy Sees More Funding for Wind Power in Province | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Premier Dwight Ball emerged from the Atlantic Governors/Eastern Canadian Premiers Conference in Boston declaring that the US wants electricity from offshore wind as opposed to hydro power from Labrador.
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Expect To See More Purpose-Built Rental In Canadian Real Estate

Expect To See More Purpose-Built Rental In Canadian Real Estate | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
If you can't picture what that looks like, a quick drive down the Gardiner Expressway will make it very clear. Interest rates are low, renter demand is high and investors are looking for alternate income streams.
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Real estate outlook could be bright spot as Canadian banks roll out year-end earnings

Real estate outlook could be bright spot as Canadian banks roll out year-end earnings | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Some analysts see Canada's debt-fuelled housing boom as a vulnerability, but others say new rules aimed at cooling the hottest real estate markets could work in the big banks' favour
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More cargo headed to Port of Halifax

More cargo headed to Port of Halifax | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
A huge consortium of shipping lines is going to be sending more container vessels to the Ceres Group’s Fairview Cove Container Terminal at the Port of Halifax. The Alliance — made up of Hapag-Lloyd, K Line, Mitsui O.S.K.
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How the big banks became more powerful on October 17

How the big banks became more powerful on October 17 | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Intended or not, the Department of Finance’s recent rule changes have opened the door for big banks to influence the market, according to one economist
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Tidal energy: Too good an opportunity to ignore

Tidal energy: Too good an opportunity to ignore | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Tidal energy is an opportunity worth exploring. The potential benefits are significant: clean, sustainable energy; local employment; a strengthened electric grid; and, worldwide leadership in an innovative technology.
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Economists predict mortgage rules may cool new construction as September tops expectations

Economists predict mortgage rules may cool new construction as September tops expectations | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
CMHC says construction of urban multiple-unit dwellings such as townhouses, condominiums and apartments were the main reason for the increase
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Lithium a boon for mining industry in Nova Scotia

Lithium a boon for mining industry in Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Call it the Tesla effect. Companies are scrambling to develop sources of lithium, used in rechargeable lithium-ion batteries like those used by electric automaker Tesla, and that’s energizing Nova Scotia’s mining industry.
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A legacy built on borrowed capital and a hockey player's doughnut shop

A legacy built on borrowed capital and a hockey player's doughnut shop | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Ron Joyce shares how he arrived at buying a piece of land and turning it into a self-sustaining resort that supports a remote Nova Scotia community
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‘Slow, inefficient, and costly’: Canada's criminal justice system needs urgent reform, report finds

‘Slow, inefficient, and costly’: Canada's criminal justice system needs urgent reform, report finds | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
The findings reveal extraordinary crime rates in some places, poor rates for solving crimes in others, inadequate victim support, soaring costs, excessive delays and more
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Sobeys racial profiling a case of poor public relations, worse corporate behaviour

Sobeys racial profiling a case of poor public relations, worse corporate behaviour | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
If you'd like an object lesson in how not to conduct corporate public relations, consider how Sobeys, the second-largest supermarket chain in the country, bungled a racial-profiling case.
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Access To Capital For Small And Medium-Sized Businesses — ASC Adopts New Capital-Raising Initiatives For Start-Up Businesses - Corporate/Commercial Law - Canada

Access To Capital For Small And Medium-Sized Businesses — ASC Adopts New Capital-Raising Initiatives For Start-Up Businesses - Corporate/Commercial Law - Canada | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has adopted ASC Rule 45-517 Prospectus Exemption for Start-Up Businesses (Start-Up Exemption) which came into effect July 19, 2016.
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NowNS: Family firms try to reduce succession-related risk

NowNS: Family firms try to reduce succession-related risk | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Initial findings from a recent though yet-unpublished Dalhousie University study suggests family-owned or operated firms comprise approximately 40 per cent of Atlantic Canada’s companies.
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Affordable Multifamily Housing Pilot – Apply Today

Affordable Multifamily Housing Pilot – Apply Today | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
      IPOANS Members, Thank you for your participation and feedback on the development of Efficiency Nova Scotia’s Affordable Multifamily Housing pilot!
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Value Village to open in New Glasgow as Sears closes outlet store

Value Village to open in New Glasgow as Sears closes outlet store | Nova Scotia Real Estate Investing | Scoop.it
Thrift retailer Value Village will be opening up a store in New Glasgow next spring barely seven months after Sears Canada closes its outlet store in the same community.
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