Keeping businesses open through Covid-19

Kingston Mayor Bryan Paterson recently called on commercial landlords to do what they could to help their tenants survive Covid-19. “The provincial and federal governments introduced a program where they would pay 50% of commercial rent for April, May and June as long as the landlord is willing to cover an additional 25%,” he noted…

The opportunity of a lifetime

You may be looking out at the world right now and thinking the last thing you want to do is spend money on non-essentials. Maybe you prefer to keep it all tucked away in the bank, or in the couch, or perhaps in the burgeoning toilet paper and hand sanitizer markets. Let me tell you…

A strong foundation for investment

If you’re watching the stock market right now, you might feel a bit sick to your stomach. You may be thinking you’d find a smoother ride at your local carnival or amusement park. If you’re looking for a safer investment, you actually don’t need to look that far away particularly thanks to our government. The…

Ready to RISE

If you’ve dropped by our website or social media channels recently, you may have noticed a few changes. And if you’ve dropped by our old offices at 593 Norris Court, you might have noticed we’re not there anymore. This is because Real Estate Reimagined has officially joined forces with RE/MAX RISE Executives Brokerage and RE/MAX…

Clipping AirBnB’s wings

I had an interesting meeting with my accountant recently. It was a bit of a wake-up call. And if you operate an AirBnB rental, or are thinking about it, you might have a wake-up call in store for you too. Let me explain. Most AirBnB rentals are residential properties that attract vacationers or visitors for…

Buying VS Building: A Custom Home Guide

When it comes to your finding your dream home, you shouldn’t have to settle for anything outside of your standards of perfection. Whether you decide to buy an existing home, or build one from scratch, “The Perfect Home” is never an unrealistic expectation; however building and buying will take you on very different paths that will require you…

Dual Representation – Should It Be Avoided?

  If you haven’t heard already, buying a home using the same agent that you are listing with comes with risk. Dual Representation is often looked down upon due to the potential of misrepresentation & unfair negotiation, and the dual commission streams for the agent. The question often depends on where the agent’s loyalties lie. Is…