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Five Top Reasons Why You Still Need A Real Estate Agent

For many, flying solo may not be the way to go–and could end up being more costly than a realtor’s commission in the long run. Buying or selling a home is a major financial and emotional undertaking. Better Access/More Convenience A real estate [...]

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Full disclosure key to a speedy mortgage

Sometimes client’s are not upfront with what they own, “They’ll either forget or they don’t disclose everything, and then you find out at the last minute that they have another property.” Failing to disclose these things will only extend t [...]

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Bamboo flooring , Laminate or Hardwood flooring for you home?

Under H.E.L.P, HomeLife’s environmental leadership program, for every home we sell, we plant a tree. Bamboo floors are increasingly being used as an alternative to laminate and hardwood flooring. Modern engineering techniques allow bamboo to be fo [...]

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Make a “Will” if you own property!

If you own property of any kind (personal property or real estate), you need a Will to ensure that such property shall be distributed, upon death, in accordance with your wishes. A Will is the key legal document that ensures your wishes are carried o [...]

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Hiring A Home Inspector?

It’s often said that one of the most expensive and important purchases you will ever make will be your home. However, unlike the Guarantee a buyer receives with most purchases, there’s no money back guarantee or return policy if you’re not sati [...]

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Thinking of Buying a second property?

Thinking of buying a second property? Have you ever thought of buying a second property, without selling the first one? Often people rule out that possibility, without exploring their options. This is a situation; you own a home and now planning to [...]

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Garden Grubs….What to do?

Grubs, nasty looking over weight worms, are actually the larvae of certain beetles such as June Beetles or Chafers. They love munching on the roots of grasses. Their over voracious appetites, combined with their ability to easily procreate, result in [...]

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New Mortgage Rules

I have been receiving many calls about recent mortgage rule changes in Ontario, though many links been shared but was not fully consumed as a layman. Find below the explanation that will help further untie the knot! Starting October 17th, 2016, bo [...]