Monthly Archives November 2016

Using a Buyer's Agent

Royal LePage offers optimal customer service in order to deliver the best possible results to its clientele. Contrary to the way real estate was (years ago when real estate brokerages represented only the seller), you now have the option of being represented by a buyer’s agent, who’s responsibility is to protect you, your family, and your best interests all while providing you with the essential information needed in order for you to make an informed decision when it comes time to buying a home.     A buyer’s representative will locate the best homes that fit your needs. This will
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Building Your Home with a Smaller Building Company

           The time has come where you and your family have decided to move into a home that’s brand new, and specifically built to satisfy your customary needs. We must begin, however, by asking ourselves a few necessary questions: how to begin. Who to contact. Where to build. How much you are willing to spend. Whether you’d like to hire a smaller building company over a larger one; or, reversely, you’d prefer going with a larger builder over anything else. Regardless, one of the very first logical steps that you’ll find helpful in embarking on this
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A Breakdown of Canada's New Lending Rules

There has been a lot of topical chatter about the significant changes our government has recently put in place on Canada’s housing rules. Over the last several years, our government has been known to change the mortgage requirements on numerous occasions which has (and continues to) deeply affect anyone who, is not only looking to perhaps qualify for government-backed insured mortgages, but also those who may be looking to purchase their first home and/or are looking to refinance their existing mortgage. We needn’t be too concerned, however. According to Phil Soper, President and CEO of Royal LePage, “Nationally, our real
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