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legal issues

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The seller’s real estate agent testified to her business practices of “always” providing the disclosure statement before a contract to purchase was signed. Her testimony was accepted by the court.

RECO warns public about former broker

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Since a lawyer may not be readily available, it’s best to arm yourself with knowledge and think like a lawyer. Thinking like a lawyer is easy – be paranoid and always think of the worst-case scenario!

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In this case, the neighbour objected to a vehicle going over the easement and the court was asked to rule on whether the land easement could allow only foot traffic. Also: Landlord-tenant issues, and liability to an employer's insurance company.

Kathy Paliwoda

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Ask people who have attended one of Kathy Paliwoda’s informative, no-nonsense real estate classes and they will tell you that this is a woman who has seen it all in the investment property industry.

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When a deal doesn't close, it is important for real estate agents and brokerages to gather the correct information to understand both the rights of your clients and your own right to collect commission. Let’s see what happens in the following five situations.

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In this digest of legal briefs, some case examples of the hazards of unprofessional conduct; a chartered accountant found to have been sending threatening emails, and a funeral director signing false embalming reports.

Duty of care real estate

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The HST New Housing Rebate was established and is governed by the federal Excise Tax Act and is aimed primarily at those who buy a new or substantially renovated home from a builder. As with all tax rebate programs, there are certain eligibility requirements.

common real estate mistakes

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This has already been a very busy spring for buyers, sellers and real estate agents in many parts of the country. In order to ensure that your deals close in an orderly manner take care to avoid the following common real estate mistakes.

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A brokerage entered a Listing Agreement for the sale of a property. During the time of the listing, the brokerage, through its agent, introduced the eventual purchaser but no Agreement of Purchase and Sale was forthcoming.

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In a case heard in the Court of Appeal for British Columbia, the seller and purchaser entered into a standard form contract of purchase...