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With nearly 40 years in business, Braden Equities Inc. is one of the premier property management companies in Edmonton and the surrounding area. Our management style is tailored to the unique needs of each one of our clients, and we work as a team to ensure that every project is treated with the care and attention it deserves. We pride ourselves on having the best staff in the industry, backed by strong, proven management systems that deliver results. We firmly believe that paying attention to the details can make all the difference.

The Braden Vision

Recently, we sat down with our very own Braden Paquette. For those of you who don’t know, Braden is the Vice President of Braden Equities, and the son of Bob Paquette – President, owner and founder of the company.

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A Brief History of Real Estate Investment

Throughout most of human history, our ancestors were nomadic, and moved from place to place leaving few signs of their existence. This tumultuous way of life eventually gave way to an agriculture-based society, and ultimately to the globalized world we see today.

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The 3 Course Meal of Property Investment

There are three main factors that one must consider when attempting to determine the financial viability of an investment property.

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How to Diversify Your Portfolio Through Property Investment

Portfolio diversification is something that even the most inexperienced investor has heard of. The idea is that by blending a variety of assets an investor can minimize the exposure they have to risk.

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5 Ways to Lower Your Vacancy Rates

Vacancy rates are in many ways what define the success of your investment property. If your vacancy levels remain high for an extended period of time then it is likely that you will be losing money.

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How to Choose a Property Management Company: Part Two

By now you have probably decided that you will be needing to enlist the services of a property management company. You should even have a pretty good idea of what criteria to keep in mind during the selection process. But what types of questions should you be asking when you interview the potential candidate?

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How to Choose a Property Management Company

When searching for a reputable property manager, it will become apparent that there are numerous property management companies to pick from, and this can make it difficult to make a decision. All of these companies will claim to offer the very best service, pricing and overall value, but how do you really choose when all of them are promising the same thing?

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Maximizing Your Property Investment

The most surefire way to guarantee that your property investment remains a profitable endeavour is to view it as your own personal business. This means that you will get out of it what you put in, and its success will hinge on the strength of your efforts, so that means no corner cutting.

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How to Purchase an Apartment Building

Whether it is in Edmonton, or any other major Canadian city, an apartment building can be a great investment if chosen properly.

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What Type of Real Estate Asset Should I Invest In?

Purchasing an investment property continues to be one of the most popular ways to invest. The purpose should be to increase your wealth and secure your financial future. With that being said, there is no guarantee that you will see immediate and positive returns.

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