Archives for Buyers

Fixer Upper – The Pros and Cons

Investing in a fixer-upper is one of your many options in real estate. However, it does bring up some important questions like are you prepared to live in a renovating home? Contractor Jonathan Scott and real estate agent, Drew Scott discuss the pros and cons of buying a property that isn’t move-in ready. Learn More  
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Homeownership

Did you know that as your home increases in value the more equity you end up getting? This is one of the many perks of becoming a homeowner, and investing in a property and building your credit are another. Review the advantages of homeownership now. Learn More
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What to Expect From A Home Inspector

Mike Holmes discusses home inspection and what buyers should and shouldn’t expect from the visit. It’s important to reduce risk but you should know that inspectors are not always obligated to check every little thing. Here are a few reasons why you should limit your expectations. Learn More
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Modernizing Laws for Real Estate

The Ontario government is trying to allow bid war disclosures in the future. This means you won’t have to blindly offer more money on a house, hoping to beat your competitors. Transparency might help make the process a little bit easier. Learn More
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House Hunting in the Winter

Spring is the ideal time for house hunting! However, that shouldn’t discourage you from buying a property in the winter. There is more room for negotiation, less competition and other advantages you can grab a hold of. Learn More
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Connect with a Real Estate Broker

Real estate brokers offer more than just basic market statistics, they outline comparatives and make sure you are buying/selling your home for a fair price. Continue learning more here. Learn More 
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