Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

14

Regarding the article, Opinion: A new name for “unprofessionals” by Chris Seepe: You had my interest right up until “realturd”. This kind of unprofessional nonsense is unbecoming of our industry and should require a retraction.

Stratford, Ontario

7

Am I doing my seller a disservice by not necessarily knowing all of the distances to all of the schools or when garbage day is? Not really. I am happy that my business gets me out the door and away from sitting behind a desk.

14

I speak of the draconian and ugly FINTRAC legislation that Prime Minister Harper passed in 2008. It is a total flop. One hundred and ten thousand members of CREA along were mandated by law to “spy for the state”, all in a shroud of secrecy.

Marty Douglas

1

We need Marty Douglas’ intelligence, experience humour and wit. My wife takes the REM paper away from me to read Marty, and she’s not even in real estate!

33

It’s one teeny little lie, except it is fraud. If found out, the Realtor could be charged.

4

Listening to the news I frequently hear or read articles by economic experts who quote statistics to support an imminent crash in housing prices

13

Then along comes Hannon Bell with his rant in REM,...

1

We’re experiencing an increasingly competitive mortgage market and whatever the interest rate, there will be good deals available from lenders.

4

She continues to be our motivation as we keep her passion alive.

12

I think our government and industry are making a huge mistake with their regulatory mania and excessive consumer protectionism.