October 2018

Home Buyers-Your Real Estate Lawyer 

Posted on Oct 24, 2018 in Home Buyers

Your real estate lawyer plays a vital role in protecting you and ensuring you get what you paid for. Your lawyer should also work with you from the beginning as your trusted advisor.

Once, you have signed an Agreement of Purchase and Sale (offer), your REALTOR® will forward all the documents to your lawyer.

The Agreement of Purchase and Sale is signe...

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 Costs To Expect When Buying a Home

Posted on Oct 21, 2018 in Home Buyers

When buying a home,
there are costs and additional expenses to consider aside from being approved for a mortgage and providing a downpayment on a home. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation suggest you will need the equivalent of about 1.5% to 4% of the purchase price to cover closing costs and allow you to complete your home purchase.

If you are...

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Steps To Buying Your Home

Posted on Oct 19, 2018 in Home Buyers

Pride of home ownership is one of life’s greatest joys and biggest accomplishments. It is an exciting time and it is my hope is that this guide will bring clarity and peace of mind as you begin your home buying journey.


The first step to buying a house or condo is finding out how much your bank is willing to le...

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Marijuana Legalization: What Every Home Owner Should Know

Posted on Oct 16, 2018 in Home Sellers

Cannabis Basics in Ontario

  • Under new federal legislation, as of October 17, 2018, Cannabis will be legal
  • Medical cannabis will continue to be subject to different rules than recreational cannabis
  • You will need to be 19 and older to buy, use, possess and grow recreational cannabis
  • You will be able to have a maximum of 30 grams (about one ounce) of dried...

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Steps To Selling Your House

Posted on Oct 12, 2018 in Home Sellers

Selling Your House MSrealestate.ca

Step #1: Set The Date

The timing of the sale of your house should be based on when it's right for you.

Spring and early summer remain to be peak selling seasons, and then pick up again in the fall. This time of year typically features the best weather to be able to showcase your house. Keep in mind you will also have more competition during the peak...

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