Is there something that you wish you could change in your home? Maybe your washroom is outdated or you absolutely hate your kitchen. You might be wondering if it’s better to sell your home or to fork out the money for renovations. What I’ve found a lot lately, especially in today’s market, is ... » Learn More about Financing Your Home Renovations
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Have you ever found your dream home, BUT, it needs a little TLC? Maybe you love the layout, but the whole house has carpet and EEK! You hate carpets! You don’t want to walk away from the house but you’re wondering if you can afford an expensive hardwood installation after using all your cash for the ... » Learn More about Can You Afford To Buy A Home That Needs Improvements?
If you’re making big decisions in your life, like buying or selling a home, it’s important that you have all the pieces of the puzzle. One of those pieces is ensuring you have a “village” or community of experts supporting you in your real estate journey. Your village shouldn’t just be comprised ... » Learn More about Creating Your Real Estate “Village” of Community Experts
If you’re going from renting to buying, you probably have some questions about your financing. One of the most common questions I get asked is – “Do I need to have a 20% down payment?” The quick answer is – no! You can buy a home with as little as 5% down depending on what the purchase price is. ... » Learn More about Going from Renting to Buying
If you’re planning on purchasing a home you’ll need to decide if you’re going to use a mortgage broker or a bank for your financing. So…what’s the difference? The best way I like to explain it is with an analogy. Imagine you’re planning on purchasing a vehicle. You probably have a checklist of ... » Learn More about Pros of Using a Mortgage Broker When Buying a Home