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The Right Property

The right property isn’t always the one that’s for sale.   There’s an amusing episode of The Simpsons where Marge tries her hand at being a realtor. She has the...

What does a good tenant look like?

What exactly does the so-called “tenant from hell” look like, and how do landlords end up renting to such people in the first place?   Obviously, sub-par tenants don’t put...

Tenants, are you ready to own?

The mysterious bunker unearthed at York University could have fetched $875,000 in the Toronto real estate market. Or so went the joke on social media. The average cost of a...

Ending the silence

A former firefighter hopes that new Ontario legislation will prevent the type of tragedy that struck his family a few winters ago. In December 2008, a Woodstock, Ontario family of...

Winter is coming

Winter is coming. Here’s the one furnace check that could save a life. The winters of 2014 and 2015 gave us a record-setting cold temperatures, an ice storm, and frost...