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How Noise Affects the Value of Your Home

Monday Jan 23rd, 2017


TRENDS Decibel Hell: The Ear-Splitting Things That Will Disturb Your Home's Value By Yuqing Pan | Jan 19, 2017         the_guitar_mann/iStock There’s sublime noise—Beethoven’s Seventh, a baby’s first words, the opening chords to “A Hard Day’s Night”—and then there’s terrible noise. The blaring of fire engine sirens. The roar... [read more]

How to Deal with Competing Offers

Wednesday Jan 11th, 2017


For buyers: Dealing with competing offers In certain market conditions, consumers may find that more than one buyer is interested in a property. This is a competing offer situation and creates unique conditions in a real estate transaction. Both sellers and buyers need to consider how to respond when presented with a competing offer situation. Working closely with your real estate broker or salesperson will ensure that you understand the process. In Ontario, the seller’s real estate... [read more]