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- Title Insurance in Real Estate Transactions
What is Title Insurance? Title insurance protects property owners from losses that could potentially arise regarding the legal ownership of a property. As a present title owner it is crucial to have a clear ownership “title” to the property. Despite the current owner being at no fault, these issues … Read more »
- Planning to Purchase a Resale Property? Here’s Your Guide
If you are considering purchasing a home or condo this year, one of the decisions you will need to make is whether you wish to purchase something that is newly built or whether you wish to purchase a resale property. While there are advantages and disadvantages to each, many people prefer to purchas … Read more »
- When Does an Asset Go to Probate?
When dealing with someone’s estate after they are deceased, there is a process called probate which must happen before assets may be transferred to that person’s beneficiaries. This helps to ensure that the relative taxes are first paid out accordingly. The executor or administrator of the estate en … Read more »
- How Age Plays a Massive Role in Migrating to Canada
If you are considering immigrating to Canada, there are a number of factors that will affect your application and whether it gets approved or not. The Express Entry Canada immigration system works by awarding applicants points in order to quickly determine which immigrants will have the greatest abi … Read more »
- A Divorce Attorney Explains: Is the Division of Property and Assets in a Divorce Always 50/50?
When a married couple decides to separate and go their separate ways, it is generally expected that property and assets will be divided equally. In fact, according to the Family Law Act in Ontario, it is required that assets that have been accumulated over the course of the marriage are divided 50/5 … Read more »