Downsizing for Seniors: The “Project”

This can be a difficult and challenging project. There are several issues to take into consideration: Assembling the Team, Finding a suitable location, Finding a Property within the Right Price …

Who is a Senior?

That’s an interesting question. There are Seniors and then, there are senior Seniors. I do appreciate that anyone over 55 can get a certain discount as they travel. That’s just …

Power of Attorney Use

QUESTION Helen, the daughter holds a Power of Attorney (POA) from her mother Gertrude, who has been diagnosed with dementia. Gertrude called a real estate agent to list her property …

Joint Tenancy Issues in Ontario

Question: Bob and Martha are brother and sister, they were left a house by their mother, as joint tenants. Martha dies. Can you list the property right away, on Bob’s …

Estate To Uses

An estate means an “interest in land”. An estate to uses, is short for “to such uses as the settlor may appoint”.  In this case, we have a trust for …