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Why Should You Stage Your Home To Sell?

Posted on Sep 10, 2021 in For Sellers

As the real estate market turns sluggish, you may have to take steps to set your home apart from others. It won't be enough to just put out a for-sale sign and wait for potential buyers. One way that homeowners can sell their homes more speedily is by home staging, which can have the added benefit of pushing up the selling price of your home. Basic...

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Don’t Forget to Budget for Closing Costs

Posted on Sep 03, 2021 in For Buyers

When buying a home, it’s important to have a budget and make sure you plan ahead for certain homebuying expenses. Saving for a down payment is the main cost that comes to mind for many, but budgeting for the closing costs required to get a mortgage is just as important.

What are closing costs? According to Trulia, “When you close on a home, a number...

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How Homeowners Are Ditching The Tub

Posted on Aug 27, 2021

Homeowners are looking for large, high-tech bathrooms with sleek colour palettes and finishes, according to the Houzz 2017 Bathroom Trends Report. 

On average, homeowners spent $21,000 to remodel bathrooms exceeding 100 square feet. That cost drops to about $12,300 for homeowners with smaller bathrooms that are less than 100 square feet. When it come...

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What To Expect During Inspection

Posted on Aug 20, 2021 in For Buyers

When you are buying a home for the first time, you’re likely to run into many processes that you haven’t been through before. One of the most important parts of the purchasing process is your property inspection. It may seem daunting, but if you know your role and the role of others, it can make the process less stressful. Here is what you should e...

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Perks Of Selling Your Home This Summer

Posted on Aug 13, 2021 in For Sellers

The housing market forecast for the second part of this year remains positive, but there may not be a better time to sell than now. If you’re wondering what to consider when deciding if now is the time, here are some things to think about:

1. Your House Is Probably Going To Sell Quickly

Homes from the beginning of the year through this summer are sel...

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Tips on the Real Estate Closing Process

Posted on Aug 06, 2021 in For Buyers

Before you sign on the dotted lines, ask yourself these six crucial questions.

1. What Am I Buying?

Make sure you have done your due diligence and inspected the property thoroughly. This could be the biggest investment you ever make (emotionally as well as financially) so know what you are getting yourself into before you seal the deal.

2. What Sort o...

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