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The Failed Deposit (Not Paid) - RemediesWhat happens if the deposit is not paid?The Listing Agent inquired:"My clients have decided not to deliver the deposit cheque because the house is suddenly in an inconvenient part of town for them.". (Buyer’s  agent).There is a clause conditional upon Finan...
02/18/2020
 Solicitor’s Approval ClauseAt a recent Course on Writing clauses, we talked about setting up the Solicitor’s Review and Approval Clause as a Condition Subsequent rather than a Condition Precedent.This was not one of the 25 clauses under review.Here’s what a Condition Subsequent looks like for a ...
02/17/2020
Commercial Bond Yields CMB 5 Year - 1.68%* CANHOU 06/15/25 [-0.03]   ‌ 10 Year - 1.73%* CANHOU 06/15/30 [-0.04]   * denotes interpolated rate GoC 5 Year - 1.35% CAN 1.25 03/01/25 [-0.03]   ‌ 10 Year - 1.34% CAN 2.25 06/01/29 [-0.04]   ‌ 15 Year - 1.43%* CAN 06/01/35 [-0.05]   ‌ 20 Year - 1.46%* ...
02/07/2020
Toronto and GTA Markets in January 2020 This is the recently released report of the Toronto Real Estate Board concerning the January 2020 results:TORONTO, February 6, 2020 - TRREB President Michael Collins announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 4,581 home sales through TRREB’s ML...
02/07/2020
Derogatory Comments about LawyersQuestion:Is it a RECO violation for an Agent to make written derogatory comments against a client’s lawyer? Or is it just you can’t make derogatory comments against a fellow Agent?Answer:It’s not a violation under the Code of Ethics which simply deals with unprofe...
02/07/2020
Toronto and GTA Markets in December 2019This is the recently released report of the Toronto Real Estate Board concerning the December 2019 results:“GTA REALTORS® Release December & Annual 2019 Stats TORONTO, January 7, 2020 – Toronto Real Estate Board President Michael Collins reported that Dece...
01/21/2020
HIGH RATIO fixed term best discounted rates & posted rates as of January 21, 2020 Terms                           Posted Rates              Preferred Rates6 mos                          3.34%                          3.30%1 year                          3.59%                          3.19%2 year ...
01/21/2020
Commercial Bond Yields CMB 5 Year - 1.89%* CANHOU 06/15/25 [+0.01]   ‌ 10 Year - 1.97%* CANHOU 06/15/30 [+0.02]   * denotes interpolated rate GoC 5 Year - 1.58% CAN 1.50 09/01/24 [+0.01]   ‌ 10 Year - 1.58% CAN 2.25 06/01/29 [+0.02]   ‌ 15 Year - 1.68%* CAN 06/01/35 [+0.01]   ‌ 20 Year - 1.73%* ...
01/18/2020
Commercial Bond Yields CMB 5 Year - 1.92%* CANHOU 06/15/25 [-]   ‌ 10 Year - 2.00%* CANHOU 06/15/30 [-0.02]   * denotes interpolated rate GoC 5 Year - 1.62% CAN 1.50 09/01/24 [-0.01]   ‌ 10 Year - 1.60% CAN 2.25 06/01/29 [-0.02]   ‌ 15 Year - 1.69%* CAN 06/01/35 [-]   ‌ 20 Year - 1.71%* CAN 06/0...
12/06/2019
HIGH RATIO fixed term best discounted rates & posted rates as of December 3, 2019 Terms                           Posted Rates               Preferred Rates6 mos                           3.34%                          3.30%1 year                          3.59%                          2.69%2 yea...
12/03/2019
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