May 31, 2011 14

Houses

I’m A “House Person”

Oh, who, me?  No, I’m not.

But I figured that I may as well post a the retort to yesterday’s blog about being a condo person, as one of my readers suggested.

After all, if somebody is trying to choose between a house and a condo, isn’t it only fair to show both sides?

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May 30, 2011 30

Condos

I’m A “Condo Person”

This just in: I’m a condo person.  And I think I always will be.

I’ll probably get a house someday, but not any time soon.

Living in a condo is all about the lifestyle, and I’m enjoying my life right now…

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May 27, 2011 17

Business

Precocious, Precarious, PETS!

The debate rages on about the “right” of tenants to have pets, and I’d like to clear the air once and for all.

My opinions on the matter differ, depending on which hat I’m wearing – Realtor, Investor, Owner.

So let’s take a look at what I think versus what the laws say…

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May 26, 2011 19

Condos

“I’ll Never Buy A Condo Again”

If you missed this story in yesterday’s Toronto Star (or don’t want to admit that you read this leftist rag), you’ll want take the time to read what is detailed below.

After hearing about the problems of a certain decrepit condo on Gerrard Street in the downtown core and wondering if/when they’ll ever go from “royally screwed” to legally screwed, I was very interested to hear about the issues at 40 Panorama Court.

This is amazing….and I don’t mean in a good way…

“I’ll Never Buy A Condo Again”: Years of Low Fees Lead to Condo in Crisis

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May 25, 2011 7

Quick Hits!

Quick Hits!

Sure, let’s try this as a new weekly feature!

The whole world seems to be into Twitter, I’m not sure why, but perhaps breaking everything down into small bites instead of large meals is the way to go.

So here is another round of quick hits

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May 24, 2011 6

Business

Who Brings Out A New Listing On A SUNDAY?

Or a Saturday, or a holiday Monday, for that matter?

I’ve never understood the thought process of a seller or a listing agent who brings a new listing onto the market when nobody is watching.

Shouldn’t this be the first rule of real estate marketing?

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