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On April 18, 2013, the Minister of Consumer Services proposed new legislative amendments to the Real Estate and Business Brokers Act, 2002 (REBBA) through the Stronger Protection (1 comments)
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Those very same factors are in play right now in Ontario [the Toronto west GTA] with Tightening Credit Criteria from CHMC, shortened amortizations and stricter verification to qualify for a mortgage (1 comments)
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Seekers and Dreamers are required immediately for West Toronto houses.
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You listed with a Mere Listing Provider. They edit the LISTING agreement to specify they are not providing ANY marketing services. The listing agreement continues that any inquiries from any source about the property are to be directed to them [Flat fee or Mere Listing Broker] 5. REFERRAL OF ENQUIRIES: The following section requires the Seller to work with the real estate company for the length of the contract and states that they must inform their Salesperson of any enquiry on the property that comes to the Seller. If they do not inform the Salesperson of an enquiry that results in a (0 comments)
homes west toronto: How you can avoid Buyer's Disappointments - 04/21/12 02:08 PM
With so much information available online IF a buyer takes a moment to inform themselves or Let's ask a few First Time Buyer Questions; Are you prequalified for a Mortgage How much can we spend? Have you investigated a Home Inspector or will Uncle Bob suffice Do you have a lawyer to close your transaction? Have you selected a professional REALTOR who can answer your questions and guide you through all the steps in your transaction Yes. Buyers Agency Is Required Who is Responsible? I am There is no side step, no shuffle, no bouncing; No Mississippi Two Step; (4 comments)
Hi I'm David Pylyp I am with RE/MAX. I have been in Toronto real estate business for 23 years, and in that time I have helped many families find their perfect home. My expertise is in the Toronto west, GTA that comprises Bloor West Village, Etobicoke and into Mississauga and Oakville communities. By utilizing innovating marketing techniques, impact strategies to have your home seen by the most people we will have the best offers for you. Together, you and I will create a custom (2 comments)
homes west toronto: Interest Rates increase in 2012 Really? - 03/20/12 10:50 AM
We are expecting a significant mortgage rate increase in the next week. It is extremely important that you act on this now! Spreads on our bond yields which we use to set interest rates for all lenders are under water now.Today the largest courier company Ups purchased a large courier company in Denmark, to make it the largest company in North America When we see the logistics companies and courier companies grow as in in this example that is a tell tale sign that the economy is improving. http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-03-18/ups-said-to-reach-deal-to-buy-tnt-express This is contrary to what the economist for CMHC indicated in late (2 comments)
homes west toronto: Is the SELLER scoring the best deal? - 02/20/12 03:24 PM
The lack of homes for sale continues into the 2012 spring real estate market in Toronto. Older homes do present a challenge when you want the property but may be forced by competition to waive your Home Inspection Condition. My personal advice is to endure a few sales and bidding cycles; have a home inspector standing by who can assist in a walk through. With any older home they can only report on what can be seen. They are not permitted to open any walls or drill any holes. That is why thermal imaging is so vital. A simple 20-item home (0 comments)
homes west toronto: Have you had trouble with tenants? - 02/16/12 11:57 AM
Just got off the phone with a Landlord handling a dispute between his tenant and the adjacent neighbour over cars parked in a Right of Way (shared Mutual Driveway) Tenant parks to drop off kids and groceries, neighbour has a tantrum about cars in the driveway. This is escalating to LAWYER letter writing and the Neighbourhood Community Liaison Officer (Police), a call out of illegal building permits and pet tags.Why can't people just get along?Do you have a tenant from Hell story to share?I'm in Toronto Reach out and say Hello (0 comments)
homes west toronto: Will Lending Restrictions Save us from Housing Bubble in Toronto? - 01/24/12 10:31 PM
New and updated Mortgage Qualification tools may have some buyers pushed out of the Toronto condo and housing market regardless of the interest rates. You could be affected if you are; a) Self employed b) Condo Purchasers need to include 100% of Maintenence Fee. Stated-income products have become very popular during this housing boom, allowing more banks to get involved in loaning to the selfemployed. "These are individuals that are self-employed, have great credit and won't be able to validate their ability to pay if they are not showing their income on their notice of assessment," said one (0 comments)
What ever one does should be done thoroughly Origin The idiom "the devil is in the details" derives from the earlier phrase, "God is in the detail;" expressing the idea that whatever one does should be done thoroughly; i.e. details are important. This original idiom has been attributed to a number of different individuals, most notably to German-born architectLudwig Mies van der Rohe (1886–1969) by The New York Times in Mies' 1969 obituary, however it is generally accepted to not have originated with him. The expression also appears to have been a favorite of German art historian Aby Warburg(1866–1929), though Warburg's biographer, E.M. Gombrich, (4 comments)
homes west toronto: What motivates your move NOW? - 08/12/11 02:23 PM
What is actually driving you to make a decision right now to downsize? 1. Do you WANT to move, or do you feel you HAVE to move? When a senior contacts me about making a move, there are only 2 broad reasons that they are considering a move: they WANT to move to be closer to family, shopping, or to down- size, etc. The other reason is because they feel they HAVE to move due to health, financial, or other reasons. Discovering the real reason for your anticipated move will allow me to help you the best I can. 2. If (0 comments)
homes west toronto: Hearthstone By the Bay - Timely Assisted Living - 08/01/11 03:08 PM
Community Profile 3 Marine Parade Dr., Hearthstone by the Bay. Hearthstone by the Bay is a retirement and home care facility that is ahead of its time, located on the shore of Humber Bay in Toronto. [Etobicoke] Here you have all the services available in a nursing home, made available in a TSCC standard registered Condominium. With complete meal and wellness packages you only pay for the services you require, and add a la carte as you need or want more services. This permits you to budget and plan expenses and cash flow. This building was profiled years ago during the (2 comments)
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