December 29, 2015
Looking ahead to the New Year, what advice do you have for people who are thinking about buying a home?
It’s an exciting proposition to consider buying a home in 2016, and having realistic expectations and a solid plan is... Read more »
July 11, 2015
We found the perfect house and want to make an offer, but have been told there are several other people who have made offers. Can I see these other offers?
It is a reality these days that when a great house goes up for sale in a hot market or... Read more »
July 4, 2015
I heard there are new rules about how real estate professionals handle offers. How will this affect me when I buy a home?
Competing offer situations—commonly referred to as bidding wars—are common in some areas of Ontario. As of July 1, real estate... Read more »
March 19, 2015
There’s a home I’m looking at buying, but the seller’s agent says he’ll only bring our offer to the seller at a certain date and time. Is that allowed?
When a buyer presents a written offer, they generally expect that the seller will see it right away. And it’s... Read more »
March 18, 2015
I’m planning on selling my home in the next few months. Some of the homes that have sold recently in my area went into bidding wars. Is there anything I should know if my home receives multiple offers?
The spring real estate season is in full swing and in some areas of Ontario, where demand for homes exceeds... Read more »
March 17, 2015
Though stressful, bidding wars are a seller’s dream. After all, when multiple buyers try to outbid each other for a... Read more »