Agent Signing for Client

Question: Can a Realtor sign paperwork related to listing and/or buying/selling real estate on behalf of their buyer or seller if the client asks/directs them to? Answer: I suppose it …

Power of Attorney for Assets

In Ontario, a Power of Attorney for Assets is a legal document that allows an individual, referred to as the “grantor” or “donor,” to appoint someone else, known as the …

Power of Attorney for Personal Care (2)

In Ontario, a power of attorney for personal care is a legal document that allows you (the “grantor” or “donor”) to appoint someone else (the “attorney” or “decision-maker”) to make …

Awkward and Confusing Terminolgy

Reproduced below is an advertisement used by some Ontario based real estate Brokerages. The problem is that the set out 10 words and go on to define them, but they …

Referrals and Unethical Conduct

The following statement was recently published on a Facebook Group dealing largely with real estate agents: Post Let me teach you how referrals work. Agent A who works and specializes …

Power of Attorney for Personal Care

A Power of Attorney for Personal Care is a legal document that allows an individual (the “grantor”) to appoint another person the “attorney-in-fact” or “agent” or “attorney”  to make personal …

Power of Attorney for Assets

A Power of Attorney for assets is a legal document that allows an individual, known as the “principal,” to appoint another person, known as the “agent” or “attorney-in-fact,” or “attorney” …