According to this article in the Toronto Star, renting out your parking spot is actually illegal despite the amount of people who do it, and the amount of businesses popping up to help parking spot owners rent out their spaces. But renting out your parking spot is actually illegal in Toronto, a city whose bylaws.. read more →

Check out this interesting heat map of Toronto’s rental areas and the cost of living in those areas: read more →

Did you know that the cheapest day in Canada to buy a home is the third Tuesday in January? In almost every industry, January is known as a slow month. The holiday rush is over, and people prefer to hibernate inside whenever possible – particularly if they were overspending over the holidays. However, over the.. read more →

Contributed By Home Inspection Company Carson & Dunlop: In a city like Toronto, where the apartment vacancy rate is low and real estate values are high, many people rely on the rental income from a basement apartment to give them the edge they need to own a home. But is it a ‘legal’ apartment? If.. read more →

By Max Cohen, Senior Partner of Cohen LLP, Barristers and Solicitors You may have read some of the recent horror stories published in Canadian newspapers about homeowners becoming victims of identity theft and mortgage fraud. The incidence of this type of fraud has increased significantly in Ontario with the introduction of electronic title registration. A.. read more →