Right At Home Realty Inc., Brokerage
920 Brant Street, Unit 5
Burlington, ON L7R 2J6
If you are thinking of buying a home, it's crucial to examine the main advantages and disadvantages to determine whether now...
Once you've decided that you are ready for homeownership, you need to determine if you are financially ready. How do you know...
You will need to plan ahead to calculate closing costs when buying a home. There are additional expenses that do not relate...
The timing has never been better for buyers wanting to get into home ownership. While owning vs. renting has always made sense, now the logic is even stronger! In this economic downturn as in others in recent history, investing in real estate has always been a safe bet and has offered the best opportunities for growth. So, what's so special about today? Well let's see
In this time of uncertainty we are seeing many deals on the market. They could be Power of Sales, Foreclosures or even homes that have been on the market for a long period of time. I have the tools to assist you with your home search to get you the best deal possible. All that I ask is you fill out this form so I may be able to send you many deals that are on the market at this time. For more
To gain an edge in the marketplace, your home must be priced right. It also must look better than the competition! The term, “Home Staging” has gained much popularity among real estate professionals and clients alike, and for good reason…it helps sell houses! Staging your home does not have to be an expensive proposition. Staging could involve furniture and artwork
Of course there are many reasons why you should use a professional to do anything. The primary one being, professionals are very good at what they do. As a professional Realtor, I have gone through extensive training and educational programs that qualify me to offer my services, so that when you hire me you are assured of a satisfactory outcome. Selling your home is by far the largest
So why do you need a Realtor to buy your home? After all it appears to be an easy process. All you have to do is go to Realtor.ca and you can find all the houses you want. Right? Well it’s a little more involved than that…at least it should be! So here are some questions you might consider when looking. Is this home priced properly? What about the area? Have there been issues
Choices, choices, life is full of choices! Accordingly the same thing applies when we are looking to buy or sell a home. We shop around for the best person to represent us in making that substantial financial decision, or at least we should. Over the past ten years or so I have seen a dramatic shift in the approach that clients and Realtors take to Real Estate. From a time
Effective April 19, 2010, the Federal Govt. has changed the rules for mortgage loan approvals by insured lenders. As of this date, lenders must ensure that homebuyers can afford a five year fixed mortgage rate for the property they wish to purchase. This is for qualification only. The homebuyer can then opt for a shorter term at a lower rate. The objective is to ensure that borrowers can
A successful sale requires that you concentrate on six considerations: your asking price, your terms of sale, the condition of your house, its location, its accessibility, and the extent of marketing exposure your house receives. While some of these factors are beyond your control, you can compensate by taking advantage of others (like a new paint job) to make your property as attractive to
There are many advantages to purchasing a new home: buyers are able to build equity, to enjoy the pride of ownership, and to obtain accommodation that is often larger and/or more luxurious than what is available to rent. Property has always proven to be a relatively safe and profitable investment. If you are planning to buy a home within the next few weeks or months, preparing now can
It's important that your home look tidy outside as well as inside. You’re ready to put your house on the market. Inside, it is beautifully decorated and sparkling clean. That bit of peeling paint on the porch and the bald spots in the garden won’t bother prospective purchasers, right? Maybe not. And then again, they may drive by, see these flaws and take your house off the
Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions you'll ever make. So when it comes time to signing on the dotted line, make sure you don't make decision alone. The following is a list of professionals that can help smooth out the process for you: Real estate agent. Among other services, your real estate agent will help you find a home, write an Offer of Purchase, negotiate a
If you’re buying a house and are shopping for a mortgage this spring you may come across something called a collateral mortgage. This home financing tool has been around for a while, but mainly in the background. Now it’s going mainstream with certain banks, abandoning the conventional mortgage in favour of this type of financing exclusively. Other big banks make