Unlike the resale market, preconstruction condo sales and paper flips are a private, unregulated corner of the industry, with no public registries that track transactions or rules requiring developers to report assignments to any government body.

When it comes to retirement planning, most of us focus on how much we need to save without giving much thought to how much we'll need to spend in retirement.


It will soon be time to pack it in and cozy up indoors. For those who want to bring a little Mother Nature inside, houseplants have been enjoying a resurgence in popularity, meaning more choice at garden centres and at florists that offer interesting, mantle-worthy specimens that go beyond the standard African violet.

According to tests, it’s a cold hard fact that winter tires give better grip than most all-seasons on cold roads. So, putting them on your car should be a simple decision, right? Not quite. Here are a few winter-tire questions and answers that we hope will help with your decision.

Air travel can be a complicated ordeal with delays over security, document requirements, weather conditions and other factors, but there are preparations we can make to get things moving smoothly, avoid hassles and reduce stress. Here are some tips on reducing peak-season travel anxiety.

Smart diversification is spreading your investing assets between bonds and stocks, economic sectors, geographical regions and size of company. Then there’s destructive diversification. A term that applies to the idea of spreading your personal investment accounts among multiple firms.