Top 7 Reasons to Use a Buyer’s Agent in a Real Estate Transaction

Purchasing a home is a big step, and a big decision. The average person spends around 1/3 of their income on their home. The home that you choose has a big impact on your life, and can have a big impact on your finances, as well. It always surprises me when Buyers attempt to “go at it alone” because of the possibility of...

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Québec Posts Second Consecutive Increase in Sales in July

Québec Posts Second Consecutive Increase in Sales in July The 5,249 MLS® sales transactions that took place in the province of Québec in July 2011 represent a 2 per cent increase compared to the same period last year and the second consecutive monthly increase in sales. The 4 per cent increase in sales that was posted...

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How to Save Thousands When You Buy

HOMEBUYERS: How to Save Thousands When You Buy “When you analyze those successful home buyers who have the experience to purchase the home they want for thousands of dollars below a seller’s asking price, some common denominators emerge.” If you’re like most home buyers, you have two primary...

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9 Buyer Traps and How to Avoid Them

9 Buyer Traps and How to Avoid Them “A systemized approach to the home buying process can help you steer clear of these common traps, allowing you to not only cut costs, but also secure the home that’s best for you.” No matter which way you look at it, buying a home is a major investment.  But for many...

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Don’t Pay Another Cent in Rent To Your Landlord

Don’t Pay Another Cent in Rent To Your Landlord ________________________________________ “If you’re like most renters, you feel trapped within the walls of a house or apartment that doesn’t feel like yours.” ________________________________________ It’s a dream we all have – to own our...

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Looking to Sell Your Home On Your Own?

Thinking about selling your home without the help of a Realtor? Take this quick quiz to test you real estate...

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Terrible Home Staging Photos Part 2

Here are some more amazingly “staged” homes just ready to be sold! Nothing says hygiene like carpeting next to a tub… This shower curtain makes my eyes bleed! Is that astroturf? All of these amazing photos were found on my new favorite site,...

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Let Your Home Pay For Your Next Renovation Project

Have a renovation project on your mind? Did you know that the value of your house has most probably increased since you purchased it? This value gain can help you renovate your home. Refinancing allows you to use your home equity to secure a lower interest rate to finance your renovation projects. Did you know that: * You...

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