It doesn’t really matter whether or not you are buying or selling your Canadian home. You need to know what you are dealing with and what information could potentially change the outlook of the entire sale. Leaving your meeting with the sales representative without knowing these 5 things about the process and your representative could mean the difference between a smooth and successful process and one that could drive you straight into debt. Get a Clear and Informed Picture of the Fine Details You may be wishing just to get the process done and over with as soon as ...
Don’t Walk Away From Your home without Knowing These 5 Things
September 30, 2017
Do’s And Don’ts of Selling Your Beautiful Canadian Home
September 15, 2017
When you try to sell your Canadian home, you will likely run into quite a few more problems or unique situations than you were expecting to. For these reasons, we have put together a list of Do’s and Don’ts so that the process of selling your home runs smoothly. DO Contact a Sales Representative Unless you specifically have knowledge in real estate in Canada, it would be a good idea to talk to someone that buys and sells homes for a living. You may be tempted to cut out the middle man to save a little bit of money ...
How to Get Your Offer Accepted on a House
August 30, 2017
Shopping around for a new home is often an exciting process when you're ready to own property. You may know your wants and needs or the local area where you want to live. If you want to land the home of your dreams, there are a few important tips to follow to ensure that your offer is accepted. Avoid Talking Poorly of the Home One of the most common mistakes that many buyers make is talking negatively about a house that they want to purchase. If the seller is present, avoid speaking badly about the floor plan or the ...
How to Get Ready to Purchase Your First Home
August 15, 2017
Most people work hard to own a home and invest in real estate, which can offer financial security later on in life as the home increases in value. When it comes to preparing to buy your first home, there are often several different steps that you'll need to take. Here are a few tips to follow when you're getting ready to become a homeowner. Increase Your Credit Score Your credit score is a reflection of how well you manage your money and repay the debt that you owe. Lenders carefully examine the credit score to determine if they can ...
Tips for Finding a Multi-Generational Home
July 30, 2017
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 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 ...