Airbnb can leave hosts open to legal action

Airbnb is a fairly new company, founded in 2008, that uses a social networking model to connect travellers with hosts willing to sublet space to them for a short period of time. Available spaces range from a room in a house or apartment, where the host may even cook you meals, to whole apartments or [...]

By |2019-11-29T18:49:12+00:00January 10th, 2015|

In cases of dual agency, disclosure is key

If a real estate agent intends to act for both the buyer and the seller in a transaction, they must fully disclose the arrangement to all parties – or risk jeopardizing the deal, Toronto real estate lawyer Lisa Laredo says in Law Times. In Partners Realty Ltd. v. Morrow, the Ontario Superior Court recently found the [...]

By |2019-11-29T18:50:17+00:00December 29th, 2014|