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  • Have you ever been in the situation where a buyer or seller refuses to close a real estate transaction? Join Jonathan Hacohen as he presents this action-packed seminar to the Forest Hill group of brokerages: Whether you are a buyer or seller of real estate, a realtor, mortgage broker or any real estate professional - th...
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  • Imagine you’re a homeowner of an investment property currently occupied by a tenant (the “Tenant”). You decide to list the property for sale and go as far as signing a firm Agreement of Purchase and Sale (the “APS”) with a purchaser (the “Purchaser”). The APS calls for you to provide vacant possession of th...
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  • If you are involved in a real estate transaction, the subject of property insurance will invariably come up in your discussions with your lawyer. Whether you are dealing with a real estate purchase, sale, or mortgage transaction, there are some key considerations relating to property/fire insurance that are important to ...
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  • Have you ever played dominos? Then you know a line up of only 100 dominos is more likely to fall successfully than a lineup of, say, 200 dominos. Why? Because with 200 dominos, you have doubled the opportunity for human error: the more dominos you line up, the more likely it is that there is a gap in the line. The same l...
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  • A vital question that buyers of new-build residential properties will be faced with is “whether the property will be used as their primary place of residence?”. This fundamental question can determine the fate of the buyer’s eligibility to receive the GST/HST New Residential Property Rebate (“Rebate”) applicabl...
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