8 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Home

You’ve been saving for awhile, weighing your options, looking around casually. Now you’ve finally decided to do it—you’re ready to buy a house. The process of buying a new home can be incredibly exciting, yet stressful, all at once. Where do you start? It is essential...

The Pros of Buying a Home

The following information is taken from Lee Ivan’s website. If you’re one of the many Canadians who are wondering whether this is the right time to buy a home, you may find that a good place to start is by weighing the ‘pros’ and ‘cons’. Consider the many...

Consulting a REALTOR®

(The following is taken from Victoria Real Estate Board’s website.) REALTORS® are members of The Canadian Real Estate Association who subscribe to a Code of Ethics and Standards of Business Practice. Members of the Victoria Real Estate Board are members of both...

7 Things to Look for in a New Neighbourhood

The following information is taken from Julie Wagner’s website. Whether seeking solace, activity, schools, churches, or green space, every homebuyer looks for a different combination of attributes in a new community. Choosing a neighbourhood that suits your...

Home Inspections: Top Ten Problems

The following information is taken from Julie Wagner’s website. Each homebuyer has different ideas of what will constitute the ideal home for them, these notions often based on particular aesthetic preferences. But one thing that unites all potential homebuyers...

8 Big Time Mistakes that Cost You Money when Buying Your Home

The following information is taken from Fraipont & Manyk Team’s website. Failing to use the services of an experienced Agent Many times buyers avoid using the services of an agent under the mistaken belief that it costs them money – or that they will...