Why is Spring a Busy Time In Real Estate?

Why is Spring a Busy Time In Real Estate?

Spring has always been the busiest time of the year for real estate in Canada. Whether it’s the weather, supply, or timing, there are a number of reasons why more people choose to buy and sell this time of the year over the others. To understand why spring is a busy time in real estate, … Continued

Tips for Surviving the Stress of Selling your Home

Tips for Surviving the Stress of Selling your Home

Selling your home is likely one of the most stressful periods in your life. Between trying to organize all your belongings and timing the market to get the best price possible, it’s enough to drive someone a little crazy. But not you, because luckily, there are some tried and tested tactics here that can help … Continued

Military Relocation Mortgages and How we Can Help

Military Relocation Mortgages and How we Can Help

The demands of military life make relocation a difficult process, much more than the average homebuyer. Since you need to move on the drop of a dime, you can be left vulnerable to price surges when you need to buy and when value dips when you need to sell. However, there are options that can … Continued

Where You Should Move to in Ontario in 2018

Where You Should Move to in Ontario in 2018

Are you considering a move in Ontario in 2018? It can be difficult to pinpoint where the best location is for your needs. But there are many great options to consider beyond the most popular major cities like Toronto and Ottawa. Smaller cities like Guelph or St. Catharines have so much to offer. And with … Continued

House vs. Condo – Which is Right for You?

House vs. Condo - Which is Right for You?

When you’re ready to buy a property, you’re often faced with the challenging decision between purchasing a house vs. condo. Each one has its own benefits, but only one is best suited to your lifestyle. So when you’re stuck choosing between which property type is right for you, first ask yourself these five questions before … Continued

Attention Variable Rate Mortgage Holders

Attention Variable Rate Mortgage Holders

To no one’s surprise but many variable rate mortgage holders dismay, The Bank Of Canada increased its overnight lending rate again by a ¼ percentage point, the third increase following hikes in both July and September. The New Rate Hike It is a bit discouraging to see common sense and fairness failed to present itself … Continued

All About Refinancing Mortgages

All About Refinancing Mortgages

When your mortgage renewal time comes around, don’t sign on the dotted line without researching all the available options. By skipping this step, you may miss out on the opportunity to refinance your mortgage and get a better rate than your current one, or to access some equity to pay off debts or invest in … Continued

3 Ways to Relax and Focus on Family Time These Holidays

3 Ways to Relax and Focus on Family Time These Holidays

Taking on the task of holiday shopping, decorating, gift wrapping, finding recipes, preparing a feast for your family, and handling the flurry of activity in between can make the holidays feel like a stressful and chaotic blur. Getting overwhelmed with so much to do can really end up taking the fun out of the season, … Continued