How green real estate can help build a more sustainable future

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Rene Demers, senior vice-president of commercial banking and private banking, real estate, National Bank of Canada. The bank’s new head office in Montreal aims for LEED Gold and WELL Silver certifications.Supplied

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REHAB grant helps 85 to 100 homeowners with home repairs

A Port Arthur man’s home was damaged for the third time after a tree fell on his home during Thursday’s storm.

PORT ARTHUR, Texas — Three weeks after an EF-2 tornado slammed into Port Arthur, Southeast Texans continue to endure

Eddy Andrews Handyman Services Goes Green with Solar-Powered Equipment

BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA, May 6, 2024 / — In a groundbreaking move for the home maintenance and landscaping industry, Eddy Andrews Handyman Services announces its transition to using solar-powered equipment for most of its operations. This significant

Canadian couples can find their dream home using this new real estate app

Finding your dream home can be tough in the Canadian market. As prices and interest rates continue to rise, the dream of once owning a home with your partner can often feel like it’s slipping away. 

However, Wahi has a

Only Half Of Black Seniors Approved For Home Repair Or Refinance Loans To Age In Place

This story is written by the Investigative Project on Race and Equity, which focuses on exposing systematic racism, while training reporters on data-driven journalism. It is being published through a partnership with Block Club Chicago, a nonprofit newsroom

Best home warranty companies of 2024

Home warranties can eliminate much of the stress of locating and paying a reputable contractor to repair or replace vital home systems and appliances. We’ll dive into the seven companies that earned the highest scores in our home warranty rating

Vancouver real estate is booming. Vancouver real estate is struggling.

Just as governments appear more aligned on a desire to dramatically boost housing construction, other factors seem to be conspiring to grind it to a halt

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New HMD Phones Combine Low Price With DIY Repair and Battery Replacement

Would you be more likely to buy a phone if you knew that you’d be able to repair it at home if you smashed the screen? Finland-based phone-maker HMD is hoping you will, as it unveils its first own-brand phone

AIMCo on 2023, real estate and interest rates

Alberta fund sees promise in Poloz-led discussions on domestic investment, chief investment officer says

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In search of hard numbers on what it costs to maintain a home

A recent edition of The Globe and Mail’s popular Finance Facelift feature highlights our fuzzy thinking on how much it costs for household maintenance.

Dennis and Sylvie are a 60-something couple with a house they figure is worth $2.1-million. They