Real Estate Tips

Oct. 23, 2022

4 Types of Mortgages

Did you know that fall is a great time to buy a home? And with the market cooling slightly, more homebuyers have more opportunities this year. Whether your first or tenth home, it's always good to know your mortgage options. I thought I’d share four types of mortgages to ...

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Oct. 19, 2022

4 Tips for Apartment Seaching

Oct. 12, 2022

2022 Real Estate Investing Summary

All you need to know, in an easy list.

There are 4 main categories of real estate that people invest in:

  • Residential real estate, such as single-family rentals (SFRs), condominiums and townhomes, and small multifamily buildings with 4 units or less.
  • Commercial real estate like retail shopping centers, office buildings ...
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Oct. 10, 2022

Everything You Should Know About Buying Vacant Land in Canada

Buying vacant land

When buying a home in the Canadian real estate market, many commonly assume that the bulk of the cost is for the home, but in reality it, it is the land that the house is built on that is of most value.

The housing market is all about the land ...

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Oct. 1, 2022

Canadian Housing Market Outlook: Fall 2022

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RE/MAX Canada Network expects Canadian housing market prices to decrease 2.2 per cent this fall

  • RE/MAX brokers and agents anticipate prices in the Canadian housing market to ease by 2.2 per cent this fall, due to high inflation, rising interest rates and economic uncertainty
  • Rising interest ...
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Aug. 9, 2022

Can you get a zero-down mortgage in Canada?

When it comes to buying a home, the down payment is probably the biggest barrier that new homebuyers face. For this reason, it is common for buyers to try and buy with a lower down payment in order to purchase their home sooner. Especially with prices as high as they ...

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Aug. 5, 2022

Home buyer demand continues to ease across Metro Vancouver

Metro Vancouver’s housing market has entered a new cycle marked by quieter home buyer demand and a gradual rise in the supply of homes for sale.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,887 in July 2022, a 43 ...

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Aug. 4, 2022

4 Tips to Keep Your Sanity During a Remodel

Happy July! I hope that you're having a great summer. Is there a remodel in your future? Home upgrades and construction can be stressful. So, I thought I would send you a quick email with a few tips on how to stay calm during a remodel project.

1. Use ...

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Aug. 3, 2022

Market Rent For Illegal Suites

Market is rent is often requested by lenders to better understand debt servicing ratios. Market Rent can be given to most self-contained living units, given they have private access, a full working kitchen and bathroom. This is easy enough for apartment units, townhomes, and single family homes. But what if ...

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July 17, 2022

Home improvement and remodel ideas that increase home value