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Don’t forget your digital assets when drafting a will

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Trust is key when picking POAs

Trust should be top of mind when drafting powers of attorney. Under Ontario’s Substitute Decisions Act, attorneys for property are granted authority over the grantor’s property, including their finances and bank accounts. Meanwhile, attorneys for personal care take responsibility for decisions about the person’s health care broadly, including nutrition, shelter,

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Toronto cracks down on Airbnb

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Cooling-off period for new condo purchases can reduce sting of closing adjustments

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Buyers have the upper hand in pandemic-hit real estate market

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Aborted real estate deals can cost buyers

Backing out of a real estate deal is a risky business for prospective homebuyers, especially in a volatile market. Real estate brokerage Zoocasa recently predicted a return to good times in 2020 for the Canadian market – at least on the selling side – with prices and sales expected to

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