What is a First Home Savings Account (FHSA)? 
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What is a First Home Savings Account (FHSA)? 

What is a First Home Savings Account (FHSA)?  Saving for a down payment on your first home can be a challenging endeavour. To assist aspiring homeowners, the Canadian government has introduced the Tax-Free First Home Savings Account. This innovative savings vehicle combines features of both a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) and a Tax-Free Savings...

Are you a first-time home buyer in Canada? 
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Are you a first-time home buyer in Canada? 

Are you a first-time home buyer in Canada?  Buying your first home in Canada can be an exciting and overwhelming experience, especially if you’re unfamiliar with the legal aspects of the transactions. As a first-time home buyer in Canada, there are several things you need to keep in mind to ensure a smooth and stress-free...

How much should I budget for my real estate lawyer fees?
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How much should I budget for my real estate lawyer fees?

How much should I budget for my real estate lawyer fees? All real estate lawyers and law firms set their own rates when it comes to legal fees. Some lawyers charge a flat fee plus GST, while some lawyers charge their legal fee plus office costs, also known as disbursements, and GST.  At Shory Law...