Real Estate Links

RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION AND REMODELING ESTIMATES

These estimates reflect the average basic costs for supplies and installation of building materials in Canada and the United States. Costs may vary depending on regions, upgrades, complexity and disposal fees. Contact your professional home inspector for directions in the use of this guide. Download The PDF.

LAND-TAX TRANSFER CALCULATOR

All home buyers in Ontario are required to pay a land transfer tax when they purchase a property (condo or home). The amount you have to pay depends on the price of your property as well as if you are a first time home buyer or not. This link offers a quick reference, however the real estate lawyer will provide the final number to you.

HOW OFTEN CAN YOU MAKE YOUR PAYMENTS?

By switching from monthly payments to accelerated weekly or biweekly payments, you can pay off your mortgage faster. Explore your options for mortgage payments and see how much interest you could save by using FCAC’s Mortgage Calculator Tool at: www.fcac-acfc.gc.ca.

BUYER REPRESENTATION AGREEMENT

The Buyer Representation Agreement is an agreement that works in favour of buyers, guaranteeing the very best in real estate service. Enjoy some peace of mind knowing that your best interests will be protected. Download the pdf

LISTING AGREEMENT

This Form is a contract between a Seller and a real estate company that gives the real estate company permission to act on the Seller’s behalf when they offer their home for sale in the open market. A written agreement is necessary in order to secure commission and to ensure compliance with the REBBA Code of Ethics. Download the pdf

AGREEMENT OF PURCHASE AND SALE

The Agreement of Purchase and Sale is the form used to submit the offer to purchase a property.
Download the pdf for homes
Download the pdf for condos

PLAN YOUR HOME, GARDEN, OR OFFICE

Floorplanner is the easiest and best-looking way to create and share interactive floorplans online. Whether you’re moving into a new house, planning a wedding or reorganizing your living room, Floorplanner has the right tools for you. With Floorplanner you can recreate your home, garden or office in just a few clicks and furnish your plans with our huge library of objects.

TRUSTED REFERRALS

A handy directory of my trusted referrals.

MOLD INSPECTIONS AND REMOVAL

Some companies that offer this service are Tri-Star Disaster Recovery Services, Canada Restoration Services, and Greenstream Environmental.