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BEST TORONTO NEIGHBOURHOODS FOR MILLENNIALS

Nov 23, 2017
Young professionals working in the heart of Toronto face many challenges, whether they are commuting from out of ci [more]
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OSFI CONFIRMING CHANGES OF RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE RULES

Nov 23, 2017
Recently, OSFI confirmed that their draft proposals for residential mortgage underwriting practices through revisio [more]
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A NEW ERA OF PROFESSIONALISM, PERFORMANCE, AND SKILLS

Nov 23, 2017
The perception of what it takes to be a successful real estate team hasn’t changed much over time. People tend to t [more]
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WHAT PERCENTAGE OF HOMES ARE STAGED TO SELL IN TORONTO?

Oct 05, 2016
When selling a house, it is important to keep it looking clean and tidy for potential buyers. Often, a homeowners personal taste may not be ideal for presenting their house to a wide range of buyers. [more]
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WHAT IS A BRA, OR BUYER REPRESENTATION AGREEMENT?

Jun 08, 2016
The Buyer Representation Agreement signifies that, for a designated period of time, the buyer has engaged a specific real estate firm to work exclusively on his or her behalf in securing a property. T [more]
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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A REAL ESTATE AGENT AND A REALTOR?

Feb 18, 2016
Many people think that the terms ‘real estate agent’ and ‘Realtor’ are interchangeable, but they are not. Although all Realtor members are real estate agents, all real estate agents are not Realtors. [more]
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WHAT ARE MY OBLIGATIONS TO DISCLOSE?

Feb 17, 2016
This is a very delicate area where Sellers want to ensure that they are guided properly. They should seek advice from their Realtor and / or lawyer. Sellers of a property are often expected to disclos [more]
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HOW DOES A REALTOR GET PAID?

Feb 02, 2016
A REALTOR earns his / her livelihood on a commission basis. They are self employed. In Ontario, the Seller pays one fee (i.e. commission) to list their property for sale. This is shared between the li [more]
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WHAT IS YOUR ADVICE FOR A FIRST-TIME HOME BUYER?

Jan 18, 2016
When seeking advice from people who do not work in the industry, such as family or friends, their counsel might be biased according to their taste, budget, and neighbourhood. Real estate is a topic th [more]
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