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11 Jun 2013

Finding a Realtor to Buy a Home

A house is a big investment, and if you are looking to buy, you will naturally be looking to pull off the buying process in a successful way – however, understanding the intricacies and details involved in
11 Jun 2013

Buy First or Sell First?

This is a dilemma which is faced by so many house owners out there who just can’t figure out if they should sell their house first or buy a new one before anything else. However, experts insist
11 Jun 2013

How to Make Your House a Home

Contrary to what you may believe there is a difference between a house and a home. A house is nothing more than a building, a structure and a place for people to live in. A home on
11 Jun 2013

Is Real Estate the Best Investment

Many believe that real estate is indeed the best and safest investment and is something common between most of the richest people today. If you are wondering whether investing your hard earned money in real estate will
11 Jun 2013

How to Avoid Home Foreclosure

Mortgages are convenient instruments which allow you to finance your new home easily, provided you are able to make timely payments and pay off the debt along with the interest on it. However, if you fail to
11 Jun 2013

Average Size of a House

While the design and build of your new home is very important, you should not forget to check whether is the right ‘fit’ for you as well. When buying a home, you need to keep certain factors
11 Jun 2013

Replace Roof before Selling House

When it comes to buying a house, besides the curb appeal and spaciousness of the house, one thing that potential buyers are most interested in is the condition of your roof. Replacing the roof is one of
11 Jun 2013

Packing Tips for Moving House

Packing is undoubtedly one of the greatest headaches associated with moving. However, there are steps you can follow which will help you move easily and smoothly to your new home. Professional moving boxes and cartons as well
11 Jun 2013

Tips for Real Estate Investors

Tempting potential buyers with the promises of income growth, the real estate market attracts millions of investors every year, who are looking to turn their purchases into profit. With interest rates being incredibly low at the moment,
11 Jun 2013

Pros and Cons of Reverse Mortgages

Granted to borrowers who are at least 62 years old, reverse mortgages are made available by private corporations in Canada, and offer 25 to 50% of a property’s value, at most. This sort of loan can be
11 Jun 2013

Homeowners Insurance for Landlords

While buying your first home is an exciting experience, it is also a process that can be riddled with stress and fear – first-time home owners are, quite obviously, inexperienced, and need every bit of help and
11 Jun 2013

How to Calculate Mortgage Payments

A mortgage is a loan, often taken for financing property, which also serves as the collateral for it. The borrower is liable to make regular payments to pay off the debt along with the interest on it,
11 Jun 2013

Things to Know about Mortgages

Among the biggest loans that people are likely to take during their lifetime, mortgages are loans granted for financing the purchase of a house. To pay this debt off, the borrower is required to sign a legal
11 Jun 2013

Places to Live in Canada

According to a recent survey conducted by the Paris-based Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, Canada was the third (out of the 36 countries in the survey) best country to live in, on account of the quality
11 Jun 2013

What are the Different Types of Houses

Man has been building houses since the dawn of time, and the concept of a house has evolved and developed a great deal, having moved far past simple caves and huts. In current times, there are various
11 Jun 2013

How to Find out the Value of your Home

Home valuation can be a difficult business, and most home owners determine the value and worth of their home by recalling how much they paid for it when they first bought the property – however, it is
11 Jun 2013

What to Ask a Realtor when Buying a House

Buying a house is an exciting as well as a tedious task, especially for first time homebuyers. From searching the market and making a rational offer to closing the deal, everything is new for them. Canada Property
11 Jun 2013

Benefits of Having a Clean Home

Owning a home of your own or having one on a lease is not where it all ends. Even more difficult than getting a house is perhaps maintaining it properly. You have to tend to everything, every
11 Jun 2013

How to Apply For a Mortgage

Mortgage is a debt instrument secured by the collateral of a specified real estate property, which the borrower has to pay back to the lender within a specific period of time with a predetermined set of payments.
11 Jun 2013

Location of your House

When it comes to home buying, location is one of the, if not the most important factor you need to consider. Location determines your lifestyle, impacts your quality of life, and your levels of contentment and emotional