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Is the family responsible to pay the mortgage for a loved one who has passed away?

When a home owner dies with money owing on...

Is the family responsible to pay the mortgage for a loved one who has passed away?
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Investing

Making sense of the markets this week: August 7

Do earnings matter in 2022? Will Canada follow the...

Making sense of the markets this week: August 7
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Investing

Making sense of the markets this week: July 10

Making sense of the markets this week: July 10
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How to save on capital gains tax when selling a rental property

A reader wonders if he should buy his parents’...

How to save on capital gains tax when selling a rental property

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a family is being shown around a rental property that is for sale.

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Cutting down capital gains tax on real estate sales

Defer RRSP contributions to mitigate taxes

Cutting down capital gains tax on real estate sales
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Joint tenancy vs tenancy in common in Canada: Changing ownership of assets for married and common-law partners

The tax implications of changing land owned jointly as...

Joint tenancy vs tenancy in common in Canada: Changing ownership of assets for married and common-law partners
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Questions about real estate, family, finances and more

Three situations: Renovating a cottage to build an inheritance,...

Questions about real estate, family, finances and more
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What tenants need to know about buying out their rental

Douglas is considering buying the property he rents from...

What tenants need to know about buying out their rental

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When does it make sense to sell real estate in a larger city and buy in a smaller one?

If Alison’s annual rent exceeds 5% of the cost...

When does it make sense to sell real estate in a larger city and buy in a smaller one?

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