rental income

Using Rental Income To Get The House You Really Want!

When you hear about rental income, you are likely thinking about purchasing an investment property. What most people don’t consider…
land transfer tax

Land Transfer Tax: What is it and what does it cost?

When you are purchasing a home in Ontario,  you will be subject to paying a land transfer tax. While you’re…
flipping a house

Steps to Successfully Flipping a House

Something I hear more than anything else when I’m taking out buyers or investor clients is “ Do you think…
bank of Canada interest rate

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.…
real estate

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…