Before You Buy

Buying Pre-Construction

The Pros and Cons of Buying Pre-Construction

When buying a home, one of the many choices you’ll have to make – in addition to budget, home size,… Read More »

Condo that's in a lawsuit

Should you Buy a Condo that’s Facing a Lawsuit?

After weeks of searching the Toronto real estate market you finally find the perfect condo. It’s in that trendy west-end… Read More »

Schools should be considered when buying in a new neighbourhood.

Consider Schools When Buying In a New Neighbourhood

Growing Canadian cities such as Toronto and Vancouver have seen a dramatic shift towards vertical living in recent years. As… Read More »

Should you sell your home before buying a new one?

Should You Sell Your Home Before Buying a New One?

Mark Weisleder, an Ontario-based real estate lawyer, has a cautionary tale about what can happen when clients don’t follow his… Read More »

Is it smart to skip buying a parking space?

Should You Skip Buying a Parking Space?

We all know parking in Toronto is scarce – and is priced at a premium. In fact, there’s a growing… Read More »

What to know when buying a cottage

5 Things to Consider Before Buying a Cottage

Thinking of buying a cottage? There are many reasons why urban dwellers are snapping up property in the great Canadian north.… Read More »

10 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Real Estate Agent

Choosing the right real estate agent can mean the difference between earning top dollar on your property investment and barely… Read More »

3 often overlooked questions about your future neighbourhood

Buying a house in the right neighbourhood is just as important, if not more important, a buying the right house.… Read More »

What is the Difference Between a Mortgage Pre-Approval and Prequalification?

There is a lot of confusion surrounding the difference between a mortgage pre-approval and a pre-qualification. While both are related… Read More »

Why It’s Important to do a Credit Check Before Applying for a Mortgage

You’re finally ready to take the plunge and buy a home… or are you? Before you start hunting for your… Read More »