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The Basics of “Kitec,” and What Sellers and Buyers Need to Know

August 19, 2019
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By Martin K.I. Rumack

Whether you are an existing homeowner or someone looking to purchase a property, you may not have heard of “Kitec” piping, which is a product sold and used between 1995 and 2007. It was used in new home construction and in renovations of […]

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Re Milne Estate–Good News!

April 23, 2019
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A few months ago I wrote an article about the court’s ruling in a case called Milne Estate, involving a situation where the Deceased had made two Wills – a Primary Will, and a Secondary Will. The Judge had ruled their wording was not specific enough in terms […]

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Book Report: Legal Responsibilities of Real Estate Agents, 4th Ed.

April 16, 2019
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I am pleased to advise that the fourth edition of my book, Legal Responsibilities of Real Estate Agents, 4th ed. has now been published. Once again I have collaborated on the book with my friend, co-author and excellent research lawyer Rosemary Bocska, and it is again aimed […]

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Be Careful if Buying Real Estate From a Non- Resident!

April 15, 2019
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If you are purchasing a property from an owner who is not a Canadian resident, you must be careful and take certain steps in order that you do not become responsible for the Seller’s taxes owing to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).

A non-resident seller is […]

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