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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Understanding the Importance of Cash Flow

Brian Kimmel, Assistant VP of Commercial Financing at First National, explains why cash flow can be a fairly misunderstood concept, especially among novice investors.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Higher Rents, Better Returns

Many apartment owners often wonder about strategies that they can use to justify higher rents in their buildings. They are often looking for a way
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Financing Capital Improvements

First National Financial LP provides apartment owners with tips and insights for financing capital improvements to upgrade building quality.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

New Construction Financing

New rental construction is a hot topic these days, but the headlines don’t tell the whole story. Construction financing is complicated and only a small percentage of deals are truly viable. Find out what three key considerations govern all successful financing outcomes.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Financing in today’s competitive market

With 2014 winding to a fast finish, First National’s Peter Cook and Robert Fleet answer some important questions about apartment financing in today’s competitive market.