Can you sell your home by email?

Over the course of three days last October, Marc Girouard and Kelty Druet corresponded by email about the sale of Druet’s condo in downtown Moncton, N.B. After a series of emails and an offer and counter offer, Druet agreed to sell unit 203 at 850 Main St. for $155,000, or so Girouard thought. But Druet… Read More

GTA gas shortage: Which stations are dry

A fuel shortage has created some dry spots for some Shell gas stations. We asked readers to post, email and Tweet the locations of Toronto-area service stations that were out of gas. There are 10 so far. If you’ve encountered others, contact webmaster@thestar.ca or twitter.com/TorontoStar and let us know where… Read More Source Text: The Toronto… Read More

Is your real estate agent marketing with social media or spam?

Episode 339 of the Toronto Real Estate Musing daily video blog. Cooking macaroni and cheese on a state of the art gas range does not make it a gourmet meal – it also involves technique and ingredients. George O’Neill explains why he thinks email blasts of home listings is not social media marketing – it’s… More