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August 22, 2016
You have probably heard the buzz that GeoWarehouse is getting a major face lift. In fact, the entire focus of the rewrite is to make your time spent on GeoWarehouse that much more valuable. This is being achieved through the work we have done to simplify search functionality, making it far easier to get to...

August 15, 2016
We previously discussed this topic in a LinkedIn discussion because it is such a useful development that it merits buzz. The best way to explain it is to compare it to a practice that is the norm in the automotive industry – Vehicle Claims History Reports. Before you purchase a used vehicle, you want to...

August 8, 2016
Fraud happens every day in the real estate industry and the last thing that you want is to find your name intertwined into one of these transactions. In this blog we will review some common forms of real estate fraud and how you can stop and deal with it, should it come up. There are...

We thought it would be a good time to share this training video about how to obtain the Year Built of a property. We issued a video last year that continues to be relied upon by real estate sales professional which tells us that this is something that comes up from time to time. The...

Sometimes it can be a challenge to understand a client’s entire list of needs as it relates to an area they want to live in. This can sometimes simply be chalked up to political correctness and while things like ethnicity in an area or the languages spoken may really matter to the client, they may...

Whether you are representing a buyer or a seller, if a condo is involved you want to read this blog. For the party who buys the condo, their lawyer will request a condo certificate prior to closing. The condo certificate contains information about the management and financial position of both the condo being purchased and...

July 11, 2016
The first quarter of 2016 has closed so we thought, what better time to recap Canadian housing numbers? A good starting point is the Teranet – National Bank House Price Index™ (HPI). The Teranet National Bank House Price Index reports the rate of change of Canadian single-family home prices. We like to rely on this...

NEW Reporting

Author: GeoWarehouse
July 4, 2016
Rich reporting capabilities will help you find the information that you need, in an easy to read manner and with deep analytics that you can use.  ...

No Property Survey? No Problem

Author: GeoWarehouse
July 4, 2016
Surveys are a critical part of the property purchasing process. While the immergence of title insurance has left some relying less on surveys – any person who buys a home really should get a copy of the survey. Why? Surveys reveal a lot. Surveys are similar to a map that outlines a property’s boundaries and...

June 27, 2016
Real estate fraud is real and impacts thousands each year- this, unfortunately, is well known. Organizations from the police to regulatory bodies have made great strides in raising awareness about fraud prevention, and we too have always made this a mandate. Uncovering and investigating potential real estate fraud on a deal can be like peeling...

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