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Great news for Canada's response to energy conservation, a new Canadian Act called the Home Energy Rating Act is still in parliament and if passed this new act will require that Home Energy Report will be required that evaluates the energy efficiency of a building when it is sold or rented. This ...
The recent federal budget outlined a new tax credit that will provide assisstance for homeowners to renovate their homes. From January 28, 2009 to Februaury 10, 2010, Canadian homeowners can claim a 15%, non-refundable tax credit for eligible expentures after a $1,000,00. minium to an expenditure...
As a member of the National Association of Green Agents and Brokers I am dedicated to Green Real Estate. Energy Saving Tp # 1 Replace all your light switches with Lutron eco-switches, available at Home Depot and save an impressive 15% electricity!
The idea of saving a commission fee is the motivating factor for for-sale-by-owners. Century 21 has a great portfolio that we as agents can provide to FSBO's, listing 10 reasons why it is not a good idea to sell your own property. I have some observations to add. I have tracked the fsbo's in my m...
Calling all Century Home lovers to Nottawa, just 5 minutes south of Collingwood, Ontario. This is a rare offering of a 106 year old home set on a 1/2 acre lot complete with white picket fence and mature trees. This 2500 sq. ft. home offers all the warmth and charm of a finely restored century ho...
It's hard to stay positive these days with all the bad news everywhere. I would like to ask how my colleagues are succeeding in this market? Do you have any ideas to share? One way to stay on the success path is to consider the opportunities this market provides to buyers. I have had success by ...