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Things That Can Go Wrong with Real Estate Sales

Real estate is a very dicey thing. It is one thing you can absolutely rely on to be not stagnant. Not every real estate transaction will follow through smoothly. It is good to keep in mind the problem spots and take action to protect yourself in advance. Indecision Indecision by anyone involved the process can […]

Female Home Buyers are On the Rise

The trend of single women looking to purchase homes as compared to single men has increased recently as seen from many surveys taken. It is more common that a single female chooses a smaller home. One should also always keep in mind that mortgage payments do not exceed 25% of the person’s income. While making […]

Are you buying a home in Edmonton?

North American Economies Strong? Central Banks Continue to Nudge Rates Up At the end of October the bank of Canada once again bumped-up its Key Interest Rate from 1.5% to 1.75%. It’s the fifth rate hike since July 2017. Canada’s central bank kept its interest rate at record lows for several years to stimulate the […]

Buying a Second Vacation Home – Things to Consider

This is the right time if you are planning to buy a second house. The market is at a low and could benefit the owner greatly. This post will discuss some of the advantages and disadvantages of owning a second house. Advantages of a Second Home Profit – While most asset values fluctuate with time, […]

Financial Tips for The Home Buying Process

To find a suitable home is not that easy and it requires great effort and time on your part. You can still succeed in getting your dream house provided you are careful. There are some basic things you have to acquaint yourself with before you can make your home buying dreams come true. The Financial […]

How a Real Estate Agent Can Save You Money When Buying a Home

The common thought that most prospective home buyers have is that they would be “easily” manage their home purchase themselves. The internet and easy access to information have made it possible for people to handle much of the legwork themselves. But there really is no substitute for a knowledgeable and skilled professional buyer’s agent. An […]

3 Important Factors for Home Buyers

Preparing to Buy a Home – Three Important Factors to Consider Are you getting ready to purchase a home? This is an exciting venture and one for which you will want to be prepared. If you have certain priorities listed and planned for ahead of time, it will help you to focus on enjoying the […]

How to Prepare When Selling Your Home

Every seller wants their home to get sold quickly and attract a good price. While that may be the case, ensuring this happens has very little to do with chance and luck and more to do with careful planning. A potential homebuyer will always be more impressed with a home that’s in a state of […]

If You Are Buying A House For The First Time, Read These Tips First

If you are a first-time home buyer, the journey that lies ahead can be quite exciting. Before long, you will also realize that almost every one that learns you are on this journey will have some advice to offer. While this advice may be well-intentioned, it can be quite difficult to sift through it and […]

Buying a New Home? Home Inspections Are the Key to saving you money!

  Homebuyers in want to save their money as much as they can when buying their next home. Skipping out on Home Inspections and other “optional” costs may seem like a good idea, but sometimes they end up saving you money after the fact. Home inspections are not typically required for and can cost a […]