Investment Properties

Pay More for a Condo on a Higher Floor

Should You Pay More for a Condo on a Higher Floor?

A cursory glance at Toronto’s skyline is enough to tell you that the city’s condo boom shows no signs of… Read More »

Renting Out Your Basement Income Suite

How to Handle Taxes When Renting Out Your Basement Income Suite

If you believe Scott McGillivray, real-estate entrepreneur and host of the long-running HGTV Income Property show, secondary income suites are… Read More »

Make your vacation home pay for itself

5 Tips: Make Your Vacation Home Pay For Itself

Let’s say the vacation home you recently purchased is a real show-stopper. Amazing views of the mountains are reflected in the… Read More »

It is a good idea to sell and lease back your home?

Baby Boomers: Should You Sell and Lease Back Your Home?

There are 9.6 million baby boomers living in Canada, and they could be sitting on a real estate gold mine.… Read More »

Consider hidden costs when building a legal suite in Toronto

Building a Legal Suite in Toronto? Beware Hidden Fees

In the tight Toronto real estate market, Canadians are turning to legal secondary suites as a way to earn enough… Read More »

Vancouver foreign investment tax raises questions

4 Unanswered Questions About The Vancouver Foreign Investment Tax

On July 25, British Columbia’s provincial government announced a new 15% property transfer tax (PTT) to be added on all… Read More »