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COVID-19 has taken you by surprise. Your job was paused just when you were buying a new home. You’ve heard about force majeure. Could that apply to your agreement of purchase and sale? The Short Answer Is… It depends. Force majeure is an unforeseeable circumstance. Typically, it’s an “act of God” beyond your control. It…Read More
Your world has changed in so many ways since COVID-19. What Does COVID-19 Mean for Realtors? Wouldn’t you know it: real estate sales were off to a record start in 2020. Mortgage rates were looking good. Then Ontario came to an abrupt halt on Friday, March the 13th. Home sales may have slowed, but that…Read More
Your offer has been accepted. You’re ready to move in. You sold your Toronto condo. Finally, you got the price you wanted. The deal is done. Wait a minute. Why Do You Need a Lawyer? No one likes reading fine print. That’s why you hire a lawyer. They do it for you. They’re pros at…Read More
If you’ve decided to become a homeowner, you may be considering obtaining a mortgage to finance your home. If you do, you’ll be joining millions of Canadians in doing so. While extremely common, mortgages are also complex and can be challenging to understand. Having a number of professionals walk you through your mortgage commitment is…Read More
The Foreign buyers property tax, or Non-Resident Speculation Tax (NRST) is a term thrown around a lot in real estate. There’s often confusion about what it is and who it applies to, so here’s an overview of the tax. What is it? The Non-Resident Speculation Tax, referred to as “NRST” by most people, is a…Read More