Surname’s recognisability has been both a boon and a bane for a Texas real estate agent
Take heart, agents, it could be much worse
After a soft launch in January, RankMyAgent.com is gearing up to offer buyers and sellers a fully functioning and user-friendly platform to rate and review real estate agents.
Developing a personal brand may sound like a daunting task for busy real estate professionals, but it can be a key part of moving your career forward.
Scotiabank offered its apologies and waived the $7,000 in fees that it applied to an injured soldier who broke his mortgage contract to move back to his home in New Brunswick.
Rural-based Realtors shouldn’t rejoice too soon – last year’s 15.1 per cent increase in farm real estate values reported by Statistics Canada isn’t likely to be repeated in 2014, according to one farm real estate expert.
On Tuesday, REP brought you part one in a series on the hidden costs of cottage investment, specifically related to tax implications. Now, Christine Van Cauwenberghe, the assistant vice-president of tax and estate planning at Investors Group, identifies other expenses for cottage owners and investors to consider before heading into the hinterland.
National housing sales in May increased nearly six per cent over sales in April, largely due to the harsh Canadian winter that delayed the spring season, the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) reports.