Monthly Archives: June 2011

More and More Canadians Are Working From Home.

A little more than 11 per cent of Canadians work out of home-based offices and workshops. A new Statistics Canada report says the number of home-based workers grew by about one per cent from 2000 to 2008 – a smaller … Read More »

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Community Based Mapping: A Story Telling Perspective

The adage “A picture is worth a thousand words” explains some of the power of community-based mapping, but it’s only a beginning. This crystallization of the complex into more easily-digested content takes communication a step further to provide otherwise-invisible insight … Read More »

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Renting your Property without Discriminating

Renting out a secondary suite in your home is a great way to help pay your housing expenses if you have more room in the house than you need. But many small landlords don’t realize they are running discriminatory housing … Read More »

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Avoiding Hell’s Kitchen

Consumer Reports recently combined its rigorous product testing routine with advice from real estate agents to determine what makes kitchens hot — other than the oven. CR July edition’s “Your New Kitchen” special report engaged real estate agents in order … Read More »

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A Housing Analyst’s Top 10 Forecasting Tips

Keeping track of Canada’s volatile housing market hasn’t been easy during the last several years. After almost a decade of extremely strong growth, the market took a dive during the recession. In 2009 it roared back and made up everything … Read More »

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Korea’s Got Talent

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The Importance of a Buyer Representation Agreement

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Green Living: Low-Impact Summer

It gets so busy during the summertime. Sometimes it feels as though time has literally sped up. Softball games, family reunions, and camps mean running from point A to point B in a hurry. It’s easy to lose sight of … Read More »

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V.I.P. Home Match Program

This V.I.P. program is essential if you are buying a home for yourself or as an investment in todays market. Complete questions below and gain total leverage in the process. You will start receiving notifications to the email you provide … Read More »

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Rising Home Prices Are Creating More Millionaires

Rising housing values are helping to create more wealthy people in Canada. A study by the Deloitte Center for Financial Services says the number of millionaire households in Canada will grow from 1.745 million to 2.413 million by 2020, an … Read More »

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