Tag Archives: Lanark County

DO I NEED SPOUSAL CONSENT?

Source: Riopelle Group Professional Corporation The question of spousal consent must be asked for every residential real estate transaction, whether it be a purchase, sale, mortgage or transfer of title. We often field the question from clients, realtors and mortgage … Continue reading

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CMHC CHANGES ITS MORTGAGE INSURANCE PRODUCT OFFERING

Source: Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation As part of the review of its mortgage loan insurance business, CMHC is discontinuing its Second Home and Self-Employed Without 3rd Party Income Validation mortgage insurance products effective May 30, 2014. Self-employed Canadians can … Continue reading

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MAKING AN OFFER

An excerpt from the updated MoneySense Guide to Investing in Real Estate: When John Wilson made an offer on Cathy Smith’s house, he quickly learned an important lesson. Cathy accepted his offer, and John cut her a $30,000 cheque as … Continue reading

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AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROGRAM

If you have been dreaming of buying a home, but don’t have the downpayment, you aren’t alone. That’s why the County of Lanark is once again participating in the Affordable Housing Program. This program will provide eligible applicants with 5% … Continue reading

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Back to School In Lanark County!

So back to school season is in full mode. With the kids starting back next week (Sept 6), there is lots to think about – new clothes, school supplies, busing, lunches, work schedules, babysitting…..the list goes on and on! Say … Continue reading

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REAL ESTATE 101

Relevant Canadian real estate information for buyers and sellers to assist you in the sale or purchase of your home.

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