A REMINDER OF REAL ESTATE SIGNS INFRACTIONS
Did Your Know. . . . . ?
v ‘For Sale ’ signs shall not be erected on municipal property (i.e. on the boulevard between the side walk and street curb).
v ‘Open House’ signs shall not be placed on medians (island in the middle of the road), side walks or near bus stops.
v ‘Open House’ signs shall only be put up during the duration of the open house and immediately removed upon completion.
v The same rule applies to the ‘Garage Sale’ signs, please advise your clients.
v House For Sale ‘directional arrows’ are also prohibited (often seen on street corners and municipal property).
v ‘Sidewalk Signs’ (i.e agent on duty etc.) can be erected close to the building but not obstruct pedestrians & must be removed daily.
v According to the City of Mississauga By-Law Enforcement Office , the patrolling officers will automatically remove these illegal signs (even on weekends).
v Confiscated signs can be retrieved, but the cost is $200.00 plus other related charges (daily storage charges, cost of removal etc.).
For more information, please call (905) 615-4046.