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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Building Wealth

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL Robert Kiyosaki said that real estate investing, even on a very small scale, remains a tried and true means of building an...

Understanding the Real Estate Market

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL The February- May market took off with multiple offers.  Average house prices went up by 10-15% compared to their value in early...

Selling & Buying In A Changing Market

BY: MAURICE ANDERSON  Only 36% of freehold properties that sold in the city of Toronto last week changed hands at prices above the asking price....

Weighing Your Options For Diy Projects

BY: MAURICE ANDERSON The process of finding your home is not an easy one but it is definitely worth it. Knowing your money is going...

Kitec Plumbing May Cost You Thousands In Damages  

BY: MAURICE ANDERSON Kitec plumbing is a type of pipe that is vulnerable to premature failure. Kitec plumbing was commonly used in homes built between...

Spring Cleaning In A Buyers Market

BY: MAURICE ANDERSON Too many homeowners believe spring maintenance is all about the cleaning. Sure, spring cleaning comprises a big chunk of any spring home...

New Real Estate Regulations: Phase 2

  BY: MAURICE ANDERSON First-time buyers, young families, couples, singles, millennials and foreign buyers are all vying for homes. New provincial government regulations are expected to...

Freedom In Retirement Through Real Estate

BY: MAURICE ANDERSON Real estate provides advantages over the stock market because many factors that affect real estate values are more easily understood and controlled,...

THE RISKS OF OVER IMPROVEMENTS

BY: MAURICE ANDERSON Many Canadians are torn between selling their home and purchasing a new one with a bigger lot and more square footage. Others...

Different Housing Market. New Rules

BY: MAURICE ANDERSON If you have never applied for a mortgage before, the first step you need to do is get pre-approved. The process of...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....