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Early Buyer Possession – Is It Safe for You as a Seller?

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Possession of a real estate property transfers from seller to the buyer upon closing. However, there are some cases wherein the buyer asks the seller to grant him or her possession even before closing. This is usually the case when the buyer’s apartment Read More

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Your Guide to Buying a Home with a Yard

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If you are moving from a condo or an apartment, the idea of getting a house with a yard can both be exciting and overwhelming. You are probably looking forward to getting a grill and perhaps a fire pit and hosting barbeques. Or Read More

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How to Deal with Costly Tenant Turnovers

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If you own a rental property, whether that’s a single unit or a hundred, you won’t be able to escape a turnover. A turnover is when your current tenant moves out and the next one moves in, with or without time in between. Read More

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Mortgage Fraud: How Can You Avoid It?

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Most mortgage applications push through without any problems and this is a fact. There are some lenders and borrowers, however, who commit fraud just to make things more favourable for them. Although it might seem harmless at first, mortgage fraud can easily turn Read More

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Easy Moving: How It’s Done

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It doesn’t matter whether you are moving right across the street or across the country, moving in itself can be quite a duelling process. Fortunately, there are tested and proven ways that minimize stress, damage and confusion when you leave your old home Read More

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Spring: The Best Time to Sell a House?

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Is it really true that there is a ‘BEST TIME’ to put one’s home on the market?   Here are some facts for you:   Canadians, in general, like to move during the spring, summer and fall, because the traveling conditions, weather, and Read More

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What to Ask When Investing in a Property

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Deciding to invest in real estate must be made with all the available data you can utilize. Some investors make the mistake of purchasing a new property with the intention of renting it out, but without a full understanding of what comes with Read More

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Selling Your Home: Prep It First

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Throwing an open house is one of the things you need to do if you want to sell your home. It is somehow similar to meeting someone you need to impress for the first time, like a potential client or a blind date. Read More

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Tips to Throwing the Best Open House

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If you are planning to throw an open house, know that it requires ample preparation and it can truly be time-consuming. This is also the reason why some homeowners get intimidated by the work involved when one throws an open house. To make Read More

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Finding the Best Home for Your Family

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How many times have you heard this old adage, “Home is where the heart is”? How about, “There’s no place like home”? Like us, you must have heard these sayings countless of times – and they still ring true to this day. You Read More

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