Buying a Home

Jan. 15, 2023

5 Mistakes that First-Time Home Buyers Make

It’s a new year! Perhaps you’re planning on taking the leap and buying your first home in 2023. Congratulations! Homeownership is exhilarating, but can also be overwhelming.

 

Here are 5 common mistakes to avoid when purchasing your first home:

 

1.    Buying more than you can afford

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Nov. 1, 2022

5 Common Real Estate Terms Every Homeowner Should Know

If you plan to buy or sell, chances are you will run into real estate terminology. If you aren’t the most familiar with real estate definitions, you aren’t alone!

 

Here are a few common real estate terms to improve your real estate purchasing experience so that you can feel ...

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June 1, 2022

Advice for First Time Home Buyers

So, you're finally ready to take the plunge and buy your first home! Congratulations! This is a huge accomplishment, and there's a lot to think about before you get started. In this blog post, we'll give you some advice for first-time homebuyers on what to do and ...

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May 20, 2022

Benefits of a Loan Pre-Approval

Benefits of a Loan Pre-Approval 

 

Are you in the market for a new home? If so, one of the most important things you can do is get a loan pre-approval. A pre-approval will give you an idea of how much money you can borrow and will help speed up ...

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May 3, 2022

Why you should work with a Realtor

Why you should work with a Realtor

 

When you’re buying or selling a home, working with a realtor is a smart choice. Realtors are experts in the field and can help make the process easier for you.  Whether you are a first-time home buyer or you are looking ...

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Jan. 31, 2022

Should I sell now or wait until the spring?

Trying to figure out if now is the right time to sell your home? A number of people are considering whether they should sell their home now or wait until spring. While it may seem tempting to wait until the warmer weather and busy spring market, here is our suggestion ...

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Jan. 14, 2022

6 Red Flags to Watch out for When Buying a Home

Buying a new home is an exciting time for you and your family.  New memories, new beginnings and so much more. But, when you are on the hunt for a new home, it can feel like you have a lot on your to-do list and that list seems to ...

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Nov. 10, 2021

6 Reasons to Buy a Home in the Winter

 

There aren’t too many people in this world who genuinely enjoy viewing homes in single-digit temperatures. But here are a couple of reasons why you should learn to love checking out houses in the cold! 

There is a Lot Less Competition

 There are not many who like to ...

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Oct. 27, 2021

How Weddings (both attending and hosting) Affects What Kind of Home You Can Afford to Buy!

 

Getting married? How exciting, congratulations! Looking to buy a home? How exciting, congratulations! 

However, those are two massive expenses! How deep are your pockets? 

 

A report has found that millennials who take destination bachelor trips spend up to 35% of the down payment on the median-priced ...

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Sept. 22, 2021

How To Actually Afford to Buy a Home in Canada

Buying a home today faces new challenges than ever before. Housing prices are higher than ever, living costs are crazy, and rentals payments are as large as mortgage payments nowadays. 

So how does one afford to buy a home? 

 

Here is what you need to know about ...

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