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22 November

What Do Lenders Look at When Approving You for a Mortgage?

Hits: 0  Whether you are buying a new home or already an experienced homeowner looking to refinance, lenders look at a multitude of factors when approving you for a new mortgage.   Recent data shows that 410,000 new mortgages originated in the second quarter of 2021 alone, which is a 60% increase compared to the same …

12 October

Three DIY Projects to Add Value That Any Homeowner Can Do

Hits: 2  Being a homeowner can be very rewarding, but sometimes it requires you to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty. If you want your home to retain or increase in value, you may want to consider doing some home renovations or improvements.   Hiring a contractor or handyman can cost thousands of …

17 August

Three Untold Benefits to Buying Newly Constructed Home

Hits: 5  When it comes to real estate, people often say that bigger is better. But what they fail to mention is that newer is also better. If you are in the market for a new home, you should consider all your buying options, including newly constructed homes.   Newly constructed homes are becoming increasingly popular …

11 March

Spruce Up For Spring With These Fresh Home Maintenance Tips

Hits: 13  For years the warmer temperatures and melting snow have been synonymous with the changing seasons. As winter turns to spring, it also carries another popular tradition: spring cleaning.   But before you leap into enjoying springtime activities including hiking, bike riding, or even neighborhood cookouts, it’s always important to take the time to inspect …

6 February

The Top 3 Best and Worst Renovation Projects That Will Impact Your Property Value

Hits: 32  Since the COVID-19 outbreak, mortgage rates have hit near all-time lows while property values continue to climb. As a result, many homeowners are taking this opportunity (and excess free time) to complete deferred home renovation projects.   If you own a home at some point you have probably wanted to change a specific feature …

18 December

3 Reasons Now Is the Perfect Time to Get a Toronto Mortgage

Hits: 7  If you’re looking to get a mortgage for a home or condo in Toronto, now would be a perfect time. That may sound a little counterintuitive given the COVID-19 pandemic and the economic headwinds our city is facing. However, these situations are temporary and have created the ideal conditions to lock in a Toronto …