Buying Tips

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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CMHC wants to make it easier for self-employed Canadians to get a mortgage

  Are you self-employed and looking to buy a home? The CMHC is giving lenders more guidance and flexibility on determining whether a self-employed person qualifies for a mortgage.They are implementing changes in order to make it easier for self-employed individuals to obtain a mortgage, as these Canadians tend to have a more difficult time …

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Skipping Home Inspections a Major Red Flag for New Buyers

When you are planning on purchasing a home, one of the most important things to have done is a home inspection. Many buyers don’t think it’s necessary, or is too expensive. But, having a thorough walk-through of the property will help pin point problems early on and save you money down the road. A home …

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