Separating? What is Next for Your Home?

General Jenni Jackson 2 Nov

AFTER A SEPARATION – What is next for your home? Separating, whether through divorce or ending a common law relationship, is never an easy step. If you find yourself in this situation, you are certainly not alone – latest statistics show that 38% of all marriages in Canada end in divorce. Losing your relationship does […]

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Purchase Plus Improvements

General Jenni Jackson 1 Oct

Have you found a home in the perfect location but the finishings are less than ideal? Maybe the house needs new shingles or updated doors. Great news – we have a mortgage product for that! A Purchase Plus improvements mortgage allows you to add the costs of renovations to your mortgage. Sounds perfect, doesn’t it? […]

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Rural Properties – What You Need to Know

General Jenni Jackson 28 Jan

Interested in a Rural Property? Buying a home in the country is a dream for many, but there are a few important points to keep in mind before you dive right in! Here are a few things you should know: Check The Zoning: When it comes to buying rural property, it is important to check […]

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Rent-to-Own: Ensuring your Success

General Jenni Jackson 8 Jan

RENT-TO-OWN: Ensuring your Success   Rent to Own’s can be tricky to complete in the lending space, however; if set up properly this type of contract can lead you down the path towards home ownership. A rent-to-own contract is essentially a purchase contract with an extended period of time between the acceptance of the contract […]

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Consider the Closing Costs

General Jenni Jackson 7 Jan

CLOSING COSTS! In addition to your down payment, there are a few other costs to consider when purchasing a home: DEPOSIT ON PURCHASE Once your offer to purchase is accepted, you will be required to submit a deposit on your purchase. The amount can vary, and so you should discuss with your Realtor what is […]

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