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March 3, 2020

Getting a pre-qualification is one of the first steps you should take when you want to buy a home. When the bank pre-qualifies you for a mortgage, they take a look at your stated income and debts, then tell you how much they’d be willing to loan you. It… Read More

March 3, 2020

Some things are better left in the ’70s, like vinyl jumpsuits and shag carpeting. But patterned wallpaper should not be added to that list. When picturing your dream house, consider adding wallpaper to mix in new design elements and style. Wallpaper isn’t the lifetime commitment you may think. In fact, you can purchase sticker-like removable wallpaper. Wallpaper comes in all forms – bold and subtle patterns, loud and neutral colours, and even in textures like faux fur or crocodile skin. But there are some things to consider about bringing wallpaper into your home. Here are some basic Do’s and Don’ts. Read More

March 3, 2020

Strategy #1: Sell First The “Sell First” strategy is ideal for the move-up buyer who can’t afford to pay two mortgages simultaneously. Selling your property first eliminates the risk of having to carry two mortgages if you don’t sell your existing home in time. It also reduces the chances of… Read More

March 3, 2020

Every home buyer needs a plan to prepare for a successful outcome on the local housing market.  Below, you’ll find my time-proven method for effectively navigating the real estate market as a move-up home buyer. Read More

March 3, 2020

Are you a move-up Buyer? Looking to upgrade your current condo or house to a bigger house or better neighbourhood? If that sounds like you, read on for our 7 top things to consider: Read More

February 25, 2020

You’re building your new home – yay! How much thought have you put into the lot it’s going to sit on? Read More

February 11, 2020

When you’re choosing the perfect home for you and your family, your children are naturally going to be one of your main concerns. In the house itself, you want comfortable bedrooms and a nice big backyard, and outside you’ll want lots of parks and green spaces and plenty of shops nearby. But perhaps the most important thing you’ll need to think about the nearby school options. Read More

January 28, 2020

Buying your first home is a huge and exciting milestone in your life. We also know it can be a big job to build yourself up to the idea of saving and sourcing information in regards to your down payment. Read More

January 21, 2020

One of the most important aspects of the home-buying process is knowing what to expect. The thought of buying a home can be daunting, and you don’t want to be taken by surprise with any unexpected fees. Read More

January 14, 2020

When you’re looking for your first home, one of the first decisions you’ll have to make is whether to rent or buy. It’s a big question. Read More

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