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...

Let Revenue Canada Finance Your Move

The following information is taken from Fraipont & Manyk Team’s website. Certain moving expenses are deductible when computing your income for the year, depending on your tax bracket you could reduce your tax bill by up to 50% of your expenses. You are...

No Time Like the Present to Buy a Home

The following information is taken from the Victoria Real Estate Board’s website. Now is an excellent time to take the home-ownership plunge. Attractive mortgage interest rates, government incentive programs and an excellent supply of homes for sale are making...

Don’t Forget Closing Costs when Buying a Home

The following information is taken from the Victoria Real Estate Board’s website. Despite today’s attractive mortgage rates and wide selection of affordable homes from which to choose, you should keep in mind closing costs in addition to your down payment....

Checklist for House Hunting

The following information is taken from the Victoria Real Estate Board’s website. A house-hunting checklist will help you keep track of the advantages and drawbacks of each home.  Ensure the checklist includes the basic information regarding location, asking...