“How’s the Market?” What’s Ahead for Real Estate

Tuesday Oct 16th, 2018


While no one can predict the future with certainty, there are signs that the Canadian housing market is starting to stabilize after a downturn in the first half of the year. Experts forecast that in most areas of the country housing prices will remain high, rents will rise, and mortgage rates will continue to creep up. So what does that mean for home buyers and sellers? To answer that question, we take a closer look at some of the top indicators. REAL ESTATE MARKET SHOWS SIGNS OF... [read more]

Are You Covered? A Homeowner’s Insurance Guide

Monday Sep 17th, 2018


No one likes to think about disasters. Severe weather, fire, theft—or even a seemingly small issue like a broken pipe—can wreak havoc on your home and result in thousands of dollars in damages. Fortunately, a good homeowners insurance policy can offer you peace of mind that you and your family will be financially protected if disaster strikes. A homeowner’s insurance policy covers your home—as well as the belongings in it—in case of theft, accidental damage,... [read more]

How to Avoid the Top 8 Home Inspection Mistakes

Thursday Jul 12th, 2018


It’s easy to get swept up in the excitement of buying a home. Once you’ve had an offer accepted on your dream house, you’ll probably be anxious to move in. However, before you make a significant financial commitment, it’s best to know exactly what you’re buying. When you hire a home inspector, you get a professional, in-depth examination of the property’s structures and systems. It’s a worthwhile investment that can save you money in the long run,... [read more]