How to Be a Savvy Home Viewer

If you’re planning on finding your next dream home, then you’re probably going to view several properties on the market that meet your criteria. You will want to make the right purchasing decision for you and your family. So, it’s wise to be savvy when viewing homes for sale. Here are some ideas on how to […]

Buying 101: What to Look For, Room by Room

Buying 101: What to Look For, Room by Room When viewing a home for sale, many buyers look at the property from a “macro” perspective. They ask themselves questions like: “Is it large enough?”; “Are there enough bedrooms?”; “Is it in a nice neighbourhood?” While those questions are important when buying, it also pays to […]

Buying 101: Take a Walk on the Boardwalk (or Sidewalk)

Buying 101: Take a Walk on the Boardwalk (or Sidewalk) If you’ve played the game Monopoly, you’ve probably picked up the Chance card that reads, “Take a walk on the Boardwalk. If you pass Go…” That’s good advice when you are buying a new home. When you see a property you like and you’re thinking […]

Avoid Buyer’s Regret & Be a Savvy Home Viewer!

The last thing you want to experience after purchasing a home is “buyer’s regret”. Here are a few tips to help you become a savvy home buyer.

What Buyers Notice Most When Viewing a Home

Do you remember the last time you viewed a home for sale? What do you recall about that property? You likely remember the features and characteristics that stood out, such as the gorgeous hardwood floors, the spacious kitchen with the long island, or… the faucet that was dripping in the main floor washroom! Obviously, you […]

Wish List: Tips for making one

Before shopping for a new home, people often create a “wish list” of the features they desire most.

Picking The Perfect Neighbourhood

Today’s post is about selecting the perfect neighbourhood for you and your family. Shopping for a new home should be fun, not tedious and overwhelming and with a little ‘homework’ you will be able to enjoy the process.

Tips For Viewing An Open House Objectively

Remaining objective can be a difficult task when viewing an open house. It is easy to fall in love with a home’s appearance, blind to problems that may make it unsuitable.

5 Things to Ask Before Hiring a Home Inspector

Hiring the right home inspector is important when buying a home. Here are 5 questions to ask potential home inspectors before hiring them.

Buying A New Home: 5 things to do before you start shopping

As most savvy buyers know, there are a few things you’d be wise to do before you begin shopping for your new home. Here are 5 tips for getting ready.