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Kitec Plumbing memo

Monday Nov 27th, 2017

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Background Kitec is a plumbing system that was manufactured by a Canadian corporation named IPEX.  The Kitec® plumbing system is a brand of plastic piping used in hot and cold water supplies to plumbing fixtures, and in heating systems with boilers.  The Kitec plumbing system was sold between 1995 – 2007 and was installed in many new houses and condos around that time.      Kitec became a popular alternative to copper in the mid-1990’s due... [read more]

HST New Housing Rebate by Nelson Garcia B.A., J.D.

Monday Nov 27th, 2017

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HST New Housing Rebate The rules concerning the application of HST on real estate transactions are complex and sometimes confusing. This memo will address the availability of the HST New Housing Rebate for owner-occupied new homes and condos.  In most transactions, HST is included in the sale price of new homes purchased from a builder.  The agreement of purchase and sale almost always provides that the HST New Housing Rebate will be assigned to the builder as a part of the... [read more]

The Legal Description by Nelson Garcia B.A., J.D.

Monday Nov 27th, 2017

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The Legal Description The unprecedented seller’s market of recent months has made it challenging for purchasers’ lawyers to address legitimate title or use issues because vendors are uncooperative due to a widely-held belief that purchasers will accept properties, no matter what. One recurring issue is parking.  There have been several instances where parking, or driveway-related, issues have been raised during the title search period only to have the Vendor’s... [read more]

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