Buyer Tips

Down-Payment Savings Tips

Ask some what the most daunting part of the road to home ownership is and many will tell you it’s saving the necessary funds for a down-payment. While monthly mortgage …

Questions for Second-Time Home Buyers!?

There are endless articles talking about the essential questions that first-time home buyers should ask before buying a home.  We thought it might be useful to put together a list …

Understanding Condominiums

Condominiums can be confusing. On the outside looking in, there’s a lot of misconceptions that people carry about condos – and we thought it was time to shed some light …

Open House 101

An Open House is a great real estate tool. As a real estate agent, open houses are a gold mine for potential new clients, and provide the opportunity to market …

Buyers, Don’t Get Burned!

Global news recently did an article about the sky-rocketing seller’s market here in the city of Ottawa. In this article they posit that “the nation’s capital is in the midst …

FINANCIAL ACTIONS THAT CAN COST YOU THE HOME OF YOUR DREAMS

New Builds: Who is representing your best interests?

Are you thinking about buying a brand new home? Many people don’t realize that they can (and should) use a Buyer’s Agent when purchasing a new build, and, as always, …

Save Time and Money Buying a House in Ottawa

Work with an Exclusive Buyers Agent –  Save Time and Money !  “I can find my home myself, how hard can it really be?” That may be true however, a …

How To Choose The Best Amortization Period For You

Amortization Period: the number of years it will take you to pay off your mortgage balance in full. Balance owing is $0.00 ! Term: The period of time that your …