Guest Columns

Guest Columns

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There’s no denying these numbers, Vancouver is facing a new reality and it’s time to adapt. There is, however, some good news. For a deeper dive on the Vancouver real estate market, watch the full video.

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The first thing we noticed when we arrived at the property was the pile of broken drywall and lumber just beside the house. Before walking into the house, I asked the client, ‘You’ve got your flashlight?’”

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One of the questions that professional stagers are most often asked is “Who should cover the cost of staging? The agent or the homeowner?” It...

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I recently read about four young professionals who were able to rent a detached home together for less money than they would each have to pay for a one-bedroom apartment.

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With media reports and international policy-making bodies pointing to Canadian real estate as a high-risk area for money laundering, it may be time for real estate brokers to ensure they’re prepared.

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There is a lot of support within the real estate industry for weeding out unethical or unprofessional behaviour. Self-policing can’t replace public sector regulation, but it’s a welcome extra layer of consumer protection.

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The standard form lease tries to be all things to all people and ends up being suitable for no one. Because it tries to be generic enough to fit all tenancy situations, it ends up fitting no tenancy situations.

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The plight of the millennial Toronto home buyer has been a turbulent one; for this generation, the search for the perfect abode has been...

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It seems like an obvious skill to have if a professional wants to improve their bottom line, yet many experienced individuals in real estate only speak their mother tongue.

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Richard Robbins talks about the real estate market in the Greater Toronto Area and outlines what you have to do to maintain your share of sales.