Assignment Sales – Pros and Cons

You’ve probably heard the term “Assignment Sale” at some point. What does it mean? A contract assignment occurs when a buyer transfers the contract to buy property, usually a condo, to someone else before the construction completion date. The buyer can transfer the contract for any price, often for a higher price than they paid.…

Beware of Vultures!

Beware of Vultures! We’ve all seen those cheesy “We Buy Homes 4 Cash” signs on street poles and lawn signs. Don’t become a victim of these scam artists. Many home owners have lost hundreds of thousands of dollars to these predatory scams. They purchase your home for well under market value and resell it for…

#TopAgent Podcast

It was a great discussion with the #TopAgent Podcast. We covered a lot of topics including the biggest changes in the real estate business during the crisis and what will change permanently in real estate when the COVID crisis is all over and much more.

Move to Waterloo Region, Work from Home

With everything happening in the world due to COVID-19, more people are working from home than ever before. Employers are now finding that employees working from home are just as effective as employees in the office. Tech companies, such as OpenText in Waterloo, have already started reducing physical office space because of it. This is…

Protecting Against Fraud

Be sure to check with your lawyer to see if you have Title Insurance. Especially if you do not have a mortgage on your property you could be a target for identity theft and mortgage fraud. Email faisal@homeshack.com or message me with any questions.