The Dark Side of Residential Landlording: Stories “stranger than fiction” in new landlording book

Toronto real estate broker and frequent REM columnist Chris Seepe has written a new book, The Dark Side of Residential Landlording.

A Different Conversation: Coaching real estate agents to reframe how they interact with clients

Mark Winter, director of agent development for Macdonald Realty in Vancouver, recently released a new book, A Different Conversation: Realizing Your Potential as a Real Estate Agent.

St. John’s Realtor Olga Pippy writes real estate book for consumers

St. John’s, Nfld. Realtor Olga Pippy recently wrote a book for consumers who are planning to buy or sell real estate.

Read to succeed in real estate

You don’t always need a convention or a course to become more knowledgeable in real estate. Sometimes you just need a book to teach you a few things.

Selling luxury homes: Jack Cotton’s book is a great resource

At the fall NAR Expo in Boston I picked up Selling Luxury Homes by Jack Cotton, a Sotheby’s broker from Cape Cod. I could not put it down.

Carolyne Lederer-Ralston releases Kindle cookbook

Former top-producing Realtor and REM columnist Carolyne Lederer-Ralston recently released Gourmet Cooking - At Home With Carolyne, an Amazon Kindle ebook.

Real estate books: “Solopreneurs”, and a thriller

Our real estate book review round-up: The Little Red Stick by Sue Styles offers “five daily habits that drive profits”, while Heart of the City by Robert Rotenberg is a real estate thriller set in Toronto.

Mortgage Smarts: Book written by real estate agent and mortgage broker wins award

Mortgage Smarts, a guide to mortgage procurement in Canada by Victoria real estate agent Helen Jones and mortgage broker Peter Dale, has won the 2017 Independent Publisher Book awards silver medal in the Finance, Investment and Economics category.

Real estate books: Legal Responsibilities and 10 Habits of Successful Investors

This popular textbook by research lawyer Rosemary Bocska and Toronto lawyer and frequent REM contributor Martin Rumack is now in its fourth edition. It’s not all dry legalese.

Foundations for Success by Stephen L. Silver: A great training guide

This no nonsense, no fluff, meat and potatoes book by Steve Silver called "Foundations for Success" is a great Canadian real estate training guide, available now on or directly from his website.