Property Focus: Cost Vs. Location

Posted on Aug 06, 2021

One of the most commonly asked questions when purchasing a home is: what is more important, price or location? The reality of the situation is that both factors are important and can even have a direct impact on one another. Depending on your current lifestyle and plan for the future, it is important to weigh the pros and cons of each cost and comm...

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Networking Through Your Realtor

Posted on Jul 05, 2021

For many Canadians, purchasing a new home begins with a phone call to a local real estate agent. An experienced realtor can help to connect potential buyers with sellers. These experts help to establish connections but there is more to purchasing a home than just finding the perfect property. Luckily, working with an experienced realtor means havin...

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Closing Costs: What to Expect and How to Prepare

Posted on May 31, 2021

For many Canadians, it is a dream to own a home. If this is a goal of yours, budgeting is the key to achieving your homeowner dreams. It can take years of hard work to build up a healthy down payment, but expenses don’t end there. Whether purchasing a first home or a new home, it is important to understand the full scope of the expenses associated...

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The Full Picture: The Importance of Due Diligence When Purchasing a Property

Posted on May 27, 2021

Purchasing a new home (or your first home) is not as simple as swiping a credit card and getting a key. As excited as you might be to move into your new space, there are many steps along the road between initial offers to final signatures. Without a thorough understanding of these processes, your purchase can go from exciting to exhausting, very qu...

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What to Know About Mortgage Pre-Approvals

Posted on Mar 19, 2021

For most Canadians, purchasing a home is the biggest investment that they will ever make. Whether it is a starter space or your forever home, buying property is not as simple as pulling out a wallet and swiping a card. With sky-high housing prices all across the country, it is unrealistic to buy anything other than a doll house in cash – and that i...

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Renting Vs. Buying in Metro Vancouver

Posted on Feb 24, 2021

Throughout Canada, British Columbia is known as one of the most beautiful places to call home but it is also one of the most expensive – particularly throughout Metro Vancouver. Despite the high cost of living, this western region draws in thousands of new residents every year, looking to lay down roots. No matter whether you are a seasoned Vancouv...

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