For many buyers, the thought of even a small increase is mortgage rates is stressful. But there are so many more factors to consider than just the rate you see - many of which will affect your cost of borrowing as much as (if not more than) rate
When you conduct a home inspection, you want to know if there are any major problems and what's involved in fixing them. A good home inspector will identify any issues, give you an introduction to your future house and offer suggestions on how to maintain
Extremely likely that condo apartment prices will fully rebound and surpass 2020 peak pricing during 2021.
2021 lockdown has not affected buyers the same way the 2020 lockdown did.
Do you have only a few weeks to search for your next dream home? Don't panic. There are things you can do to find the perfect (or, at least, almost perfect) property — without getting too stressed out!
It can be tough to make the decision to sell. In fact, for many homeowners, it's overwhelming. If you're considering making a move and struggling with the decision, here are five helpful questions to ask yourselves.
New synthetic fabric dumpsters offer a flexible method of holding and disposing of renovation waste - without the need to order a large and unsightly metal bin that sits on your front lawn or driveway for weeks on end.
Imagine you’ve dreamed of living in a particular neighbourhood, perhaps for years, and then, when you're finally ready to make a move, finding out that the area is competitive and buying there is definitely a challenge.
A disappointment? Not necessarily
The average sale price of a condo in the GTA has increased from January through to the end of February. What does it mean for the rest of the Spring market? And for the rest of the year?
The spring market is here and with it millennial home-buyers are springing into action. They are ready to trade their tiny condos in the central 416 area code for something larger with a back yard in the surrounding 905.
If this is the year that you’ve decided to do some redecorating or if you are thinking of rightsizing to a smaller home, consider using an app to virtually lay out your ideas first.
When you’re buying a new home, you check out its physical structure and the property it’s located on, right? It’s also important to ensure the neighbourhood has the characteristics you want - before you make an offer on a home you like.
The last thing you want on moving day is a problem with the moving company. Ideally, you want them to show up on time, handle your possessions with care, and act professionally. Helping aging parents? You may want some extra services... read more
Sometimes you know a desirable street when you see one.
For example, it’s obvious that a home on a cul-de-sac is
enticing mainly because there isn’t any through traffic.
It has become standard for retailers to offer low cost supplementary “insurance protection plans” on appliances and electronics. These plans may seem like a good idea, but before you buy one, be sure the plan actually offers real added value.
Analysis paralysis is the state of over-analyzing a situation so that a decision or action is never taken, in effect paralyzing the outcome. We see this in today’s real estate market. Buyers and sellers aren’t sure which way the market is going because of
When you’re viewing a property that’s on the market, you’ll probably try to imagine how your furniture will fit and look in that space. Where will your desk go in the home office? How will you position the sofa and chairs in the living room?
Older homes are great. They ooze charm, are nestled in established neighborhoods, and have solidly built foundations and interiors. But beware, there are some things you need to know BEFORE you buy one!
Markham's many baby boomers are moving into their golden years, retiring and looking for a low-maintenance lifestyle. With these aging numbers, it’s no wonder communities are preparing for the retiring population by creating various retirement developmen
Here's your chance to get in on a real estate opportunity that is sure to be a hit! Upscale condos for students in Waterloo in easy walking distance to 2 Universities (last 3 releases sold out). Check this out!
Moving can be very stressful for everyone, especially your kids. Regardless of their ages, packing, saying goodbye to friends and getting used to a new home and neighbourhood can be difficult.