October 30, 2009 10


Selling REZEN By The Pound IV

In August of 2008, one year since I had taken occupancy of my unit at Rezen and a mere four months since final closing, a unit sold across the hall for $265,000.

The unit was larger than mine, but it still got me asking myself, “I wonder what I could get for my unit…”

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October 29, 2009 1


Selling REZEN By The Pound III

“Second week of February,” said the sales person from Rezen when I asked for the ninety-fourth day in a row when the building would be registered. 

“If we’re not registered by then….cut my throat…..my word to God’s ears!”

That was the single strangest prayer I had ever heard…

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October 27, 2009 2


Selling REZEN By The Pound II

Pat-Pat-Pat went my hand on my own back as I prepared to take occupancy of my new condo at Rezen Condominiums in August of 2008.

But before I could move forward, there was a ton of work to be done and very little time to do it!

If you think “picking up the keys” is all that is required, think again…

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October 26, 2009 5


Selling REZEN By The Pound…

A few weeks ago, I mentioned that I sold one of my investment properties at Rezen Condominiums. 

I promised to provide full disclosure of my experience, so this week I’ll be detailing the entire process from start to finish in what will be a four-part series of posts.

Let’s start from the very beginning…

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October 23, 2009 8


The Meaning of “Demeaning”

My colleague’s boyfriend told her that his perception of her job is that all she does is “drive around, talk on her phone, go look at furniture, and get paid to do it.”

Yeah….something like that.

This business isn’t all fun and games, and like many jobs in many industries, it can leave a bad taste in your mouth at the end of the day.  Like the following experience…

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October 21, 2009 11


The Disparity Between MLS & Realtor.ca

I have a whole section about this on the front page of my blog, but I’d like to discuss this from a different angle.

There are two major issues that are on my mind, and as usual, one of these can be directly attributed to the questionable ethics of a fraction of Realtors out there…

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