5 Reasons Winter is a Chill Time to Buy a House

Retrieved from: https://www.realtor.ca/blog/postpage/11471/1362/5-reasons-winter-is-a-chill-time-to-buy-a-house Seasons come and go, as do houses on the market! Curb appeal, less competition and serious buyers are just some of the many benefits to listing your home in the winter. Surprisingly enough, the winter months may also be the most wonderful time of the year…to buy a home. In fact, there […]

Passive Houses: Making Your Eco-Dreams a Reality

Retrieved from: https://www.realtor.ca/blog/postpage/10759/1363/passive-houses-making-your-eco-dreams-a-reality Passive houses are really anything but passive—the truth is, they’re total powerhouses. They boast incredible energy efficiency, superb insulation and optimal temperature and comfort 12 months a year. With that being said, passive homes aren’t very common in Canada yet, as our intensely varied climate presents challenges for anyone trying to keep […]

4 reasons to consider buying a cottage this fall

Retrieved from: https://cottagelife.com/realestate/4-reasons-to-consider-buying-a-cottage-this-fall/ The trees are turning colour and cottage owners are starting to think about shutting down their cottages for the season. But for prospective cottage buyers, the change of seasons doesn’t mean it’s time to end your search for a vacation property. “Fall is another good time to buy,” says John Aben, a […]

How to Plan for Homeownership as a Millennial

Retrieved from: https://www.realtor.ca/blog/postpage/10196/1362/how-to-plan-for-homeownership-as-a-millennial If you’re a millennial considering buying your first home, congratulations! You’re probably excited until you remember: houses are expensive and—, regardless of your current financial situation—you’ll likely need to save money to afford one. This can be intimidating for anyone but, according to a recent survey, millennials in particular say it’s become […]

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3 Things you need in a Shifting Real Estate Market

Whether you are thinking of selling your house or buying a home, today’s real estate headlines can be confusing – perhaps even concerning. What is actually happening with mortgage rates? Are home values dropping or are they just rising at a slower pace? What impact will the economy have on the housing market? If you […]

How to buy a vacant lot for a cottage

Buy land, build cottage, save money: simple, right? Hold that thought. There’s so much more to this real estate strategy. Building from scratch on a vacant lot can be an affordable route to owning a cottage, but sometimes it isn’t. Here’s what you need to know. Carolyn and Chris McIntyre bought their slice of paradise […]