Tag Archives: Home Buying

Tips for Buying a Bigger Home

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Don’t you just love the feeling of being in a big home? Ever imagined yourself actually living in your own luxurious home with massive rooms, a spacious lawn and comfy amenities? At one point or another, many people have dreamed of owning a big house. While it’s not as easy as 1, 2, 3 to … Read More

Helpful Tips for Buying Your Second Home

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Having your very own vacation home can upgrade your lifestyle and even your investment portfolio, but more importantly, it gives you that reassuring feeling that you can always escape your busy life and not worry about accommodations. But much as exciting as it is to have a cottage or even a villa waiting for you, … Read More

New Costs of Being a Homeowner That You May Never Have Thought Of

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So you know about your mortgage and you’ve got those covered. Unfortunately, that is not all. You learn more about a house when you’ve been living in it for at least a couple of months. You can hear creaky stairs or realize you have weird neighbours. Then your bills start to arrive and you get … Read More

Common Issues Overlooked by Home Buyers

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It was everything you’ve ever imagined it to be, your ultimate dream home… until you wake up one morning and realized it wasn’t. Unfortunately, too many buyers get overwhelmed and overexcited when they see a prospect. They get too hasty and purchase a property only to realize later on that they have overlooked an important … Read More

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 might be starting a family or you simply just outgrew your old … Read More

Pros and Cons: House vs. Condo

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So, you’re finally ready to purchase a property. Whether it’s your first or your third, the same things you have to consider remain the same. At the top of your list should be the type of property you want and need. These days, that would be a choice between a traditional house and a condominium. … Read More

Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Home for the First Time

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Are you planning to buy a new home for the first time? CONGRATULATIONS! It is one of the most exciting things to do, but truth be told, it can also be time-consuming and complex. No need to worry, though, because we are here to let you in on the common mistakes you should avoid when … Read More

What to Consider Before Moving to a New Community

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You might be planning to move because of a better job offer, better school for the kids, a bigger space or maybe you just want to be somewhere else more exciting than where you currently are.   Whatever your reason is for moving, here are some of the things you should keep in mind before … Read More

Staging Your Home for the Holidays

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The holiday season, contrary to popular belief, is actually a great time to sell your home. Why? People who often do not have time off normally do during this time. Some buyers also know that there are great places out there, too. Also, children are also out of school so their parents can gauge their … Read More

How to Prepare for a Relocation

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Moving to a new city is not an easy task. You should remember that there are factors that may affect your future when you relocate to a new city. It can be exciting, sure, but it can also quickly turn into chaos if yo do not have a concrete plan.   We have rounded up … Read More