Selling Your Home

Status Certificates

What Condo Sellers Should Know About Status Certificates

For condo owners watching the red-hot Toronto market’s continuing climb, the temptation to sell grows with each passing day. Thinking… Read More »

Staging your home for spring

4 Secrets to Staging Your Home for Spring

Selling your home is a stressful time. You have to pack all of your belongings, keep your home in a… Read More »

What is a SPIS?

What Is a SPIS (Seller Property Information Statement)?

When shopping for Toronto real estate, it can be easy to get caught up fawning over the marble countertops and… Read More »

Capital Gains Tax

Sousa Urges Feds to Hike Capital Gains Tax on Home Sales

UPDATE: Federal Finance Minster Bill Morneau has stated the Department of Finance is not considering a hike to the capital… Read More »

pproached to Sell Your Home

What Should You Do If You’re Approached to Sell Your Home?

Picture this: You’re living happily in your home in a desirable neighbourhood in Toronto. Then, one day, there’s a knock… Read More »

Home Staging

The Price Difference Home Staging Can Make

Once upon a time, when you wanted to sell your home, it was as simple as giving it a good… Read More »

How to Sell Your Home During a Divorce

How to Sell Your Home During a Divorce

It’s no secret that a divorce can be a messy and emotionally complicated affair. Add a real estate transaction into… Read More »

Can Noise Devalue Your Home

Can Noise Devalue Your Home?

Does noise make a difference when buying or selling a house? Of course – just ask anyone who has had… Read More »

Kitech Plumbing

Why Buyers and Sellers Should Beware Kitec Plumbing

Words such as asbestos, mold, knob-and-tube wiring, and urea-formaldehyde foam insulation (aka UFFI) strike fear into the hearts – and wallets… Read More »

New Capital Gains Tax Rules

What Home Sellers Should Know About New Capital Gains Tax Rules

As this year’s tax deadline approaches, recent home sellers should take note of a new rule introduced by Ottawa last… Read More »