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Everything You Need to Know About Inheriting Property

Everything You Need to Know About Inheriting Property

The passing of a loved one comes with an exhausting rollercoaster of emotions as well as the requirement to settle their affairs – including any real estate that they may have owned. Real estate that is inherited is typically bequeathed to a beneficiary in a will....

Do’s & Don’ts For Slip And Fall Accidents In Ontario

Do’s & Don’ts For Slip And Fall Accidents In Ontario

People, especially those who are often outside, could find snow and ice to be a nuisance. During winters, most individuals will need to step outside at some time, and if the sidewalks and pathways are not de-iced, slip and fall incidents can happen. Finding a place...

How to Immigrate from the US to Canada

How to Immigrate from the US to Canada

There are many circumstances that see Americans deciding to make the move up north to Canada, including work, school, a vibrant economy, and beautiful landscapes. Both Canada and The United States allow for dual citizenship, and there are several different permit...

Tips For Finding a Resale Home

Tips For Finding a Resale Home

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again; purchasing a home is one of the biggest, most exciting, (sometimes) nerve-wracking, and life-altering decisions a person can make. When shopping for a home, our minds are always on the items that we want to check off our...

What Is A Conditional Offer?

What Is A Conditional Offer?

When preparing to buy or sell a home, one of the first things to familiarize yourself with is the difference between a firm and a conditional offer. In real estate, the basic definition of a conditional offer is the terms of sale on which two parties agree. If said...

How and Who to Name as Your Trustee

How and Who to Name as Your Trustee

The Trustee of your estate is the individual(s) whom you name in your Will, tasked with ensuring that all your assets and personal belongings are taken care of according to your wishes. The appointing of an individual in this position should take a considerable amount...

Why is My Home Not Selling?

Why is My Home Not Selling?

Your house was listed on the market weeks ago without any offers coming in. This can be worrisome and anxiety-inducing, but it is helpful to know that, although a difficult situation, it is not uncommon. The usual time for a home to be on the market before you start...

Ontario Estate Legislation Changes

Ontario Estate Legislation Changes

Proper estate planning is a critical component of taking care of your family and ensuring that your final wishes are known and can be carried out. Recently, however, there have been some significant changes and proposed changes to Ontario estate legislation that you...

Estate Planning Tips for Unmarried Couples

Estate Planning Tips for Unmarried Couples

Daily life as an unmarried couple probably doesn’t look much different than life for those couples who are legally married, but if a sudden and tragic life event happens there are some big differences that can change the life of your partner forever – especially if...

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