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August 18, 2017
Colour swatches, drawings of interior deisgn

When to List, Renovations, Asking Price

Dear David, I want my home sold by end of this year. When is the best time to list? – Wondering Dear Wondering: We traditionally experience […]
September 14, 2018

Capital Gains on investment property, MLS descriptions without details

Dear David, I currently own a 2-storey rental home with a mortgage on it. I would like to sell this property and buy the bungalow next […]
September 28, 2018

Executor duty of care, Showings when owner is away

Dear David, I am the executor of an estate. A friend of mine has said they are interested in buying the property. This sounds like a […]
October 19, 2018

Listing during the holidays, Serial listing agents

Dear David, Our house is just about ready to list. Should we be concerned about heading into the holiday season? – ALL FOR FALL DEAR FALL: […]
November 30, 2018

Building permits, Listing with an out-of-town agent

Ask David...David Schooley, real estate Broker at Remax Twin City, answers questions about permits for a basement kitchen and listing your home with an out-of-town agent.
March 22, 2019

Paying commission, Cancelling a listing

Dear David, In a recent column dealing with “no commission” real estate companies, you noted a great number of these sales involve a Realtor negotiating for […]
June 21, 2019

“Coming Soon”, Online classifieds

Dear David, A For Sale sign labelled “Coming Soon” was posted on a condo unit in my complex last week. A friend of mine was interested […]
June 29, 2019

Weekend showings, closing date change on a new build

Dear David, I’m a very social person and often host gatherings for friends. I’ve been trying to sell my house for a while and am tired […]
August 2, 2019

Errors in listing contract, Multi-stage retirement care

Dear David, What happens if a listing contract has been signed, but turns out to have errors?  Is that contract enforceable if the seller decides to […]
September 20, 2019

MLS curb appeal, Showing a rental with tenants

Dear David, I’ve been looking at property listings online and am wondering why some people use a picture of their kitchen or living room as the […]