Whether it is for financial reasons, health care reasons, or simply a desire to be closer to family, multi-generational living is becoming increasingly popular. With the needs of everyone from young children and teens to aging parents to consider, finding the right multi-generational home can be challenging. The following are a few tips to make the process of finding the right home and combining households as easy as possible. Accessibility: If your home is going to include your parents or grandparents, it is important to consider that they may one day require mobility aids, such as walkers and wheelchairs ...
Tips for Finding a Multi-Generational Home
July 30, 2017
Tips for Buying Your First Home in Canada
July 15, 2017
Congratulations on finally planning out the biggest purchase of your life up to this point. Buying a home is a significant milestone that is both very scary and unbelievably exciting. After all is said and done, you will never get to buy a first home ever again. Here are a few tips to make that process seem just a bit more manageable for you: Make Sure You Are Financially Ready There is a significant difference between wanting to buy a home and being mentally prepared for the purchase and wanting to buy a home and being financially prepared for ...
Remodeling Your Newly Purchased Canadian Home
June 30, 2017
Congratulations on buying a lovely new Canadian home. Those moments after signing that contract with your sales representative are some of the most freeing, happy, and beautiful moments you will experience in this journey. But what if that journey wasn’t into the perfect new Canadian home? What if your own personal journey is into a home that needs a bit of remodeling? Do not fear, the tips and tricks below will help you to make the most of your remodel. Start With A Plan The most important thing to understand when you buy a home knowing that it will ...
Making Your Dream Canadian Home Handicap Friendly
June 16, 2017
Have you recently signed that contract with your sales representative and been awarded the most beautiful Canadian dream home that you have ever seen? That may seem like a dream come true in itself, but what if you have a loved one that will also be moving into the home that has one or more disabilities that would limit them inside of your new dream home? Thankfully there are plenty of methods of making your new home more handicap friendly for your loved one. Build A Ramp Ramps are one of the most common additions that people can make ...
What They Don’t Tell You About The Process Of Moving
May 31, 2017
What They Don’t Tell You About The Process Of Moving Are you getting ready to move out of your Canadian home and into your next home for the first time? Are you moving out of your parent’s home for the first time? Whatever your case may be, you are moving and this can be a time where you experience a wide range of emotions, joys, and challenges. Here are just a few things that nobody tells you about the process of moving: Not Many People Will Show Up To Physically Help You When you get ready to move you ...
Use These Questions To Get To Know Your Sales Representative Today
May 15, 2017
Use These Questions To Get To Know Your Sales Representative Today If you are looking for questions to ask your sales representative, then you are either selling your Canadian home or you are looking to purchase a Canadian home. This is hopefully a very exciting time in your life and should be filled with many memories and moments to cherish for the future. Anyway, let us get started. Questions To Ask If You Are Looking To Sell Here are a few questions that we have put together for you to ask your sales representative if you are planning on ...
How To Help Your Teenager Through This Transition
April 30, 2017
When you and your family have to move, either across the country, across the county, or across the city, then you already know to expect a significant amount of detestation from your teenager or teenagers. This is a very difficult concept for them to fully digest. If you find yourself buying a new home or selling your current home in order to move elsewhere, then keep on reading for tips to help your teenager through this process. Let Your Teenager Know About This Move As Early As Possible There is nothing worse than the fight you will get from ...
Living The Canadian Dream
April 15, 2017
Canada is an amazing country with a lot to offer. From nature in all of its glory to an exciting city scene, Canada has a home for just about everyone that lives there or wants to live there. If you’re still not sure if you want to move to Canada and start living your own Canadian dream, just keep on reading. A Place For Nature Enthusiasts Canada is one of the biggest countries on the planet. It is located in the upper half of the North American Continent and is home to some of the most unique animals and ...
Selling Your Home
March 31, 2017
Deciding to sell your home can be a hard decision. The final decision can be made and changed a few million times. A person can have second thoughts when the house goes on the market. Second thoughts can happen when the first offer is received. Doubts can continue for some people until well after the house has sold. These doubts are common and happen to many home sellers. It is okay to have doubts, but it is not okay to have regrets. When a good friend of mine sold her house in Canada, she did not receive as much money ...
Thoughts To Have About Closing The Sale Of Your House
March 15, 2017
Selling a house always seems to be about the paperwork. You will be running through the motions and feeling frustrated just as often as you feel excited, angry, or anxious. It can be hard to live with your thoughts when you sell your Canadian house because you just never seem to have the time. Walk away from the paperwork for just a second. Walk away from the real estate agent that is constantly calling you. Walk away from all thoughts of future buyers that could destroy or remodel your home to make it unrecognizable. Truly live with your own personal ...