Tag Archives: special assessments

Dealing with Difficult Condo Boards

A friend of mine wants to know how to deal with condo boards. The question itself implies that he isn’t happy with his own board, so I’m going to assume that his board is difficult. This is a common complaint, … Continue reading

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What First Time Condo Buyers want to know ….

I had a chat with my daughter, Jade, today about the kinds of things a first-time buyer wants to know about condos. And all of her questions, not surprisingly, related to costs. What are condo fees exactly? she asked. Why … Continue reading

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What the downsizers are worried about ….

I held a downsizing seminar last week in cooperation with TD Canada Trust. I was joined by real estate lawyer Mark Arbique as well as mortgage specialist Matt Nesbitt and financial planner, Sylvia Manning. About a dozen seniors attended, and we heard the … Continue reading

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