Brian's Ontario Real Estate Blog

By
Commercial Real Estate Agent - RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage (Toronto)
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Red Pin Commission CaseRecently, this case has become controversial once again. The case was decided by the Ontario Court of Appeal on 15 November 2019.The Red Pin real estate brokerage became bankrupt and the issue was whether commissions yet to be paid were:1)    To be held in trust for the age...
05/01/2020
HIGH RATIO fixed term best discounted rates & posted rates as of April 30, 2020 Terms                           Posted Rates              Preferred Rates6 mos                           3.34%                          3.30%1 year                          3.59%                          3.19%2 year  ...
04/30/2020
HIGH RATIO fixed term best discounted rates & posted rates as of April 25, 2020 Terms                           Posted Rates              Preferred Rates6 mos                           3.34%                          3.30%1 year                          3.59%                          3.19%2 year  ...
04/26/2020
Commercial Bond Yields CMB 5 Year - 0.88% CANHOU 06/15/25 [-0.01]   ‌ 10 Year - 1.15% CANHOU 06/15/30 [-0.01]   * denotes interpolated rate GoC 5 Year - 0.46% CAN 1.25 03/01/25 [+0.01]   ‌ 10 Year - 0.54% CAN 2.25 06/01/29 [-0.01]   GOC Bonds are for reference purposes only Floating rate insured...
04/24/2020
Commercial Bond Yields CMB 5 Year - 0.82% CANHOU 06/15/25 [+0.02]   ‌ 10 Year - 1.13% CANHOU 06/15/30 [+0.02]   * denotes interpolated rate GoC 5 Year - 0.43% CAN 1.25 03/01/25 [+0.01]   ‌ 10 Year - 0.52% CAN 2.25 06/01/29 [+0.02]   GOC Bonds are for reference purposes only Floating rate insured...
04/17/2020
Agreement Date or Just an Offer Date?    There is a common misconception concerning the Agreement date.Sometimes, it’s actually just an Offer date. If there is an Agreement, it may indeed be sometime later. This runs the risk of causing confusion.Previously, when legal stationers prepared paper b...
04/08/2020
HIGH RATIO fixed term best discounted rates & posted rates as of April 6, 2020 Terms                         Posted Rates               Preferred Rates6 mos                          3.34%                          3.30%1 year                          3.59%                          3.19%2 year     ...
04/08/2020
These are the numbers:
04/08/2020
HIGH RATIO fixed term best discounted rates & posted rates as of March 30, 2020 Terms                        Posted Rates                 Preferred Rates6 mos                          3.34%                          3.30%1 year                          3.59%                          3.19%2 year   ...
03/30/2020
Wire Transfers work at this TimeThe traditional “bank draft” or “certified cheque” has been the mainstay of the real estate industry for deposits, and for lawyers completing closings.Right now, it’s problematic. Someone has to:         Physically, write it out         Physically, take it to the B...
03/30/2020
Rainmaker
1,566,681

BrianMadigan

LL.B., Broker
local_phone(416) 745-2300
Contact The Author
Markets, Finance and Law related to real estate, estate planning and personal financial investment opportunities