5 things that can go wrong on closing day

5 things that can go wrong on closing day Closing day for a house deal is stressful. But no matter how well you plan, you must be prepared for unforeseen things to arise. If you handle them the right way, your deal will still close and more importantly, you’ll be...

7 Factors That Affect Your Home’s Value

7 Factors That Affect Your Home’s Value There are many factors that can affect the market value of your property, ranging from home improvements to the mood of the seller. All of this is a lot to internalize, but you can make an informed decision while pricing...

First-Time Home Buyers’ Tax Credit (HBTC)

If you own your own home, you may qualify for certain tax credits and exemptions. First-Time Home Buyers’ Tax Credit (HBTC) You or your spouse can claim the $5,000 HBTC. The maximum credit is $750 ($5,000 x 15%, the lowest personal tax rate). To qualify: You or...

The Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program

The Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program The Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program (MFTIP) offers a reduction in property taxes to landowners of forested land who prepare a plan and agree to be good stewards of their property. The Ontario Forestry Association and the...

15 THINGS COTTAGE BUYERS NEED TO CONSIDER

15 THINGS COTTAGE BUYERS NEED TO CONSIDER 1. Privacy: You have to decide how much privacy you would like to have at your cottage. How close do you want your neighbours to be? Do you want to be on a crowded, busy lake, or a quiet one with only a few cottages? 2....

30 Reasons to relocate to Bancroft!

30 Reasons to relocate to Bancroft! Medical/Personal Care New doctors available and more coming New hospital New medical clinic to attract new physicians Optometrists, chiropractors, dentists, denturists, foot care and alternative health care practitioners are all...
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