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How the Bank of Canada interest rate change will affect you

The Bank of Canada  raised their key lending rate by 25 basis points today. This is the first rate increase…

Where Does My Commission Go

For as long as I have been in real estate, commission has been the most hotly debated topic among consumers.…
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HOW EGO KILLS THE REAL ESTATE STAR

I’m in a few real estate groups and in one recent discussion a member had said “real estate is an…

You’ve Got Options!

Rarely does a week go by where I don’t read or hear about the classic line” Real estate agents make…

The Role Of A Brokerage In My Career

I have always approached real estate with the notion that we are our own brand. This is something which I…

Discount Brokerages vs. Start-Up Brokerages AND how you may be confused!

Right now the media hype is all about Rogers taking over ZooCasa and claiming they will connect “Top Realtors” with…

Avoiding The Pitfalls Of Choosing The Wrong Contractor

How many times have you seen a title like this and actually followed the information? I guess we are a…

Toronto Land Transfer Tax and the Dirty Little Secret Consumers Ought to Know

Everybody knows about the changes to Land Transfer Tax in Toronto, especially buyers. Recently there have been changes made to…

What Commission Rate Should You Be Paying?

Commission rates are the biggest issue in the real estate industry today. Why wouldn’t it be? This is what directly…

Is Living Further Away A Good Investment?

Home Prices have been steadily rising in the GTA and homes are becoming less affordable to many purchasers. This has…