8 Common mistakes most first time homebuyers make and how to avoid them

Wednesday Jun 27th, 2018


Becoming a home buyer and applying for a mortgage can seem overwhelming, especially if it's your first time.  With the help of an expert and dedicated mobile specialist, it can be easy.     To help you feel more confident and prepared, here is a list of eight of the most common pitfalls; 1.  Thinking you won't qualify for a mortgage Dreaming of wanting your own home but not sure if you qualify for a mortgage:  Even if your credit history is less... [read more]

Signing a B.R.A.

Thursday May 10th, 2018


Buyer Representation Agreement Guaranteeing you the very best in Real Estate Service! When selling a home, most people are aware they sign a listing agreement with a Realtor.  There is, however, an agreement that Realtors ask their home buying clients to sign.  It's an agreement that works in favour of buyers, guaranteeing the very best in real estate service. The Real Estate council of Ontario, a public agency formed to protect consumers and regulate the industry,... [read more]

10 Tips For First Time Home Buyers

Wednesday Apr 11th, 2018


1. Start by finding a realtor.  Your realtor should be well informed bout every aspect of where you're looking for a home, such as the attributes of the neighbourhoods, schools and community groups.  Your realtor should have experience in negotiating deals in your price range 2. Apply for a pre-approved mortgage which is usually good for 90 days.  This will set your maximum mortgage amount and interest rates so you can set your budget before house hunting.  It also... [read more]


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