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The FCT blog aims to answer your industry questions, examine current market trends and provide key information on the value of our products and services.

The FCT blog does not represent a single author or opinion. Instead, it represents the collective voice and experience of FCT’s dedicated niche experts.

Home Owners

OneClose and what it means for you

Jan 14th, 2021 | FCT

New condo buyers are often unpleasantly surprised by Interim Occupancy Fees. But with our recent investment in OneClose, FCT has got your back.  Buyers no longer have to worry about the interest…

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What we know about Canada’s real estate industry as we enter 2021

Jan 6th, 2021 | FCT

From the surge in e-commerce and its impact on commercial spaces to the rise of the remote workforce impacting vacancy rates and investment in home offices, this year has quickly taught us…

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Happy Holidays!

Dec 17th, 2020 | Michael LeBlanc

The holidays are here again. It’s time to make memories and enjoy family celebrations—even if they’re virtual ones. There’s still much to be thankful for— loyal customers, dedicated colleagues and communities that…

Caring for the Community

A conversation about youth homelessness

Dec 10th, 2020 | FCT

We had the privilege of speaking with some of our community partners who are on the front lines in the fight against youth homelessness. We asked them to shed some light on…

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Coffee Break with David Simonetti

Nov 26th, 2020 | FCT

Introducing David Simonetti. David rejoined FCT in 2020 as CRO with a mission to bring the same level of commitment for which FCT is known, to our customers in Quebec. He has…

Property Owners

5 things to consider before buying an investment property

Nov 19th, 2020 | FCT

Are you thinking about investing in your first rental property? It’s a big step. But with careful research and some time and effort, it can be a great way to generate a…

Title Insurance

Don’t get caught high and dry

Nov 12th, 2020 | FCT

Buying a home is both exciting and nerve-wracking.  But it can become downright terrifying when an unexpected expense suddenly appears. A title insurance policy is an important investment that can save you…

Caring for the Community

Financial Literacy 101

Nov 5th, 2020 | FCT

Did you know that 48% of Canadians have lost sleep because they are worried about their finances or that 44% are living from paycheck to paycheck? November is Financial Literacy Month and…

Title Insurance

Haunted by liens, encroachments, violations and title fraud?

Oct 30th, 2020 | FCT

Are you ready for some scary, real-life, real estate horror stories to kick off Halloween? Check out our latest video and find out how not to get trapped by the ghosts of…

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