FINDING THE PERFECT NEIGHBOURHOOD

It can be tough to find the perfect place to live. Each neighbourhood has its pros and cons, and the definition of an ideal neighbourhood can change depending on your stage of life. Young families may want to live walking…


IS THAT YOUR FINAL OFFER?

A home is the biggest purchase most of us will ever make, so it’s only natural to feel a little intimidated by the negotiation process. Here are some tips to help you approach the negotiation process that will help you minimize stress...


HOW TO SURVIVE A BIDDING WAR

Imagine walking through the front door of a home, and with each room you pass, you check off more and more boxes on your wish list until you realize this home has everything you have dreamed about and more. You...


THE IMPORTANCE OF LOCKING IN A MORTGAGE RATE

When beginning the search for your dream home, your mind immediately travels to the family dinners you will spend in your new kitchen, the memories you will make in your spacious open concept living room, and how your favourite bedro...


WHAT’S BETTER? BUYING VS. RENTING

It’s a question that most Canadians will ask themselves at one point or another in their lifetime. Those who choose to rent often wonder if they’re wasting money. Those who buy may wonder whether or not their investment will be worth it in the long run. Though it’s clear home ownership offers many benefits, the decision to buy or rent is a personal choice that should be based on several factors.


TOP 10 HOUSE HUNTING TIPS

When looking for a place to call home, it’s easy to get sidetracked by thinking with your heart rather than your head. Although it takes less than seven seconds to make a first impression, a quick decision could lead to...


HOW MUCH WILL IT COST TO BUY A HOUSE?

Buying a home is a big investment – likely the largest one you will ever make. The cost to buy a home should be carefully considered to avoid the risk of financial difficulty in the future.


IS NOW THE BEST TIME TO BUY?

Before planning room colours, or picking out the perfect couch, it’s important to hit the books and do some research on home ownership. Below, we have listed two important things to consider when deciding whether now is the right time to buy.


6 REASONS WHY YOU NEED A BUYER’S AGENT

Buying a home is a big undertaking, and all aspects should be carefully considered before any decisions are made. Not only do you want to find your dream home, but you want to do it within a reasonable budget. In hopes of staying within that budget...