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Agents who operate as generalists are the most vulnerable to being replaced – whether by technology, or more likely, another agent who has developed a specialty niche in the market for themselves.


Re/Max recently introduced an online tool mapping residential properties to school catchment areas across Canada. The new feature is at remax.ca within the online search and mapping function.


The Electric Cities Symposium will bring together hundreds of local and global real estate, planning and design professionals, as well as experts from other fields, to discuss the latest ideas for creating vibrant liveable cities, says ULI.

A screenshot of Royal LePage's online neighbourhood matching tool "Your Perfect Life".


Royal LePage recently launched Your Perfect Life, a neighbourhood matching tool. This new feature allows consumers to discover homes in communities that fit their current or desired lifestyles.


Car centric suburban communities have led to a loss of humanity that might be reclaimed in new connected neighbourhoods, futurist Jesse Hirst told an audience in Calgary recently.

Stratford, Ontario


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.

Stratford, ON


“A variety of things contribute to value that Realtors cannot possibly know without being an area resident,” even if they do online research, says Stratford, Ontario broker Marian deWever. These can range understanding which neighbourhoods are desirable, knowledge of licensing, zoning, and so on.


When selling a house, having a strong neighbourhood is vital. Potential issues with noise, traffic, and other local nuisances can be dealt with when a neighbourhood is connected and organized. Here are some tips for creating a strong neighbourhood that is safe and desirable.