Mortgage Insurance VS Term Insurance

Posted: August 14, 2014

When you buy your first home, you’ll probably be asked if you’d like mortgage insurance. But if you already have life insurance, do you really need mortgage insurance too? Mortgage insurance pays off your mortgage if you die, so your family can still afford to live in the home. A term life policy can also … Continue reading Mortgage Insurance VS Term Insurance

Using a REALTOR®

Posted: June 30, 2014

Buying or selling your home with a registered Real Estate Professional has several benefits. One being finding a house that you can not only call home, but one that also suits your lifestyle. Have you given any thought to what your needs for your first, or next home will be? Is it a modern property … Continue reading Using a REALTOR®

Essentials Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Know

Posted: June 6, 2014

Purchasing a home for the first time is one of the biggest and most exciting milestones in your life, although it can also be one of the most overwhelming experiences to go through. There are many steps to purchasing a new home, as well as taking on a whole new role of responsibilities. If you … Continue reading Essentials Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Know

CENTURY 21 Canada Open House Weekend Blitz contest

Posted: May 9, 2014

Boost your home’s value! You could win a $10,000 curb appeal prize pack including: Hands-on design consult from celeb outdoor designer Carson Arthur, host of the HGTV series Critical Listing Black&Decker outdoor tools MicroPro Sienna wood deck or pergola Rinox stone fireplace & small patio to set it on Visit a participating CENTURY 21 open … Continue reading CENTURY 21 Canada Open House Weekend Blitz contest

Easy Ways to “Go Green” In Your Home

Posted: April 22, 2014

These days, most people want to do their part to help the environment. Unfortunately, not everyone is willing, or able, to install solar panels on their roof or implement an in-ground heat recovery system. Luckily, there are many smaller things you can do that can make a big difference. Here are some ideas that can … Continue reading Easy Ways to “Go Green” In Your Home

Home safety is more than locked doors and alarms

Posted: April 14, 2014

When it comes to home security, most homeowners think about door locks and alarm. These are, of course, very important. However, there is also a lot you can do around your property to prevent the possibility of a break-in. One important part of home security is outdoor lighting. Your home doesn’t need to be lit … Continue reading Home safety is more than locked doors and alarms

What Comes After You Sell Your Home

Posted: April 5, 2014

First off, congratulations! Now that you’ve had a final sale on your home, here comes the fun part! This includes moving, insurance, and lawyers. Here are some helpful steps to take to make sure everything after the sale goes smoothly: First off – getting in touch with a good lawyer. In particular, finding one that … Continue reading What Comes After You Sell Your Home

5 Tips to make your home environmentally friendly

Posted: April 3, 2014

With the growing concern on the environment and how we can make our carbon footprint less noticeable, it is often asked how we can make our home and its surroundings more environmentally friendly.    Below is a list of 5 tips we can do that are affordable when we purchase, renovate or refinance a home. 1. … Continue reading 5 Tips to make your home environmentally friendly

Things to keep in mind before you buy…

Posted: April 2, 2014

First off, know your reason for really wanting to move or buy. Sometimes, reasons are obvious, such as moving for a job opportunity in another city, or wanting to put an offer on a bigger home for a growing family. There are other factors that can be less certain though, such as worries about cash … Continue reading Things to keep in mind before you buy…

Why Invest in Real Estate?

Posted: March 28, 2014

Purchasing and investing in real estate has always been attractive for those that are looking to generate additional income and benefit from the wealth created with increases in property values over time. Is investing in real estate right for you? The Attraction Diversification is key to anyone’s investment portfolio whether you are talking about mutual … Continue reading Why Invest in Real Estate?