Overlooked Costs When Purchasing a New Condo
It’s wise to put some money aside to handle the different bills you’ll be receiving when taking possession and during the first few months in your new... Read more
Are You Moving Soon?
Moving is almost never easy. To avoid problems and delays, you really need to plan ahead and stay organised.In my opinion the first thing to do is a little... Read more
Who are Condo Buyers?
We often read in the media that there is an ‘over-supply’ of condos in Montreal, but a quick look at the diverse profile of buyers leads us to believe that ... Read more
As soon as we discuss property, with anyone from a real-estate professional to your brother-in-law, the conversation inevitably ends with a question: “Did you... Read more
Small apartments in New York
Small Apartments in New YorkA recent article in the New York Times highlighted an upcoming rental project that will be the first of its kind in New York City. These... Read more
Good News for Quebec's Economy
The recent interest rate cut was welcome news for players in the real estate market as well as homeowners who will see their monthly mortgage... Read more
The General Meeting
When most co-owners have taken possession of the units of a new condominium building, the general meeting of co-owners can be held. It is important to be part of this... Read more
Case Study on the Dreams of a Tenant
"I am a young tenant and have managed to put aside some money myself or with the help of my parents. I wonder if I have enough savings to buy my own apartment.... Read more
What Is a Declaration of Co-Ownership?
I get asked frequently about the declaration of co-ownership. Notaries and lawyers could easily develop on this matter for hours. I’ll limit myself to the... Read more
What You Should Know about the Role of the Notary in Buying a New Condo
The notary is a key player in purchasing a property, from start to finish. But what exactly are their roles in buying a new condo?For many first time buyers, the role... Read more
Buying a Condo: Why Choose the Project’s Bank?
In most cases when buying real estate, banks offer a guaranteed interest rate on a mortgage approval for a period of 3 months. This standard is different for new condo ... Read more
8 Questions You Should Ask The Salesperson When Visiting A Condo Project
1- What is included in the cost of the condo?To compare the costs of different projects, you need to know if the cost includes taxes, tax deductions and parking fees,... Read more