Home Buying Tips

Exploring the Hidden Costs of Homeownership

Exploring the Hidden Costs of Homeownership

Owning a home is a dream many of us aspire to achieve. It's a place where we create lasting memories, build our lives, and find comfort. However, beneath the surface of this dream lies a reality we often overlook—the hidden costs of ...

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The Pros and Cons of Living in a Condo vs. a House

The Pros and Cons of Living in a Condo vs. a House

The urban landscape is rapidly changing. With the surge in urbanization, many are pondering the age-old question of living in a condo vs. a house and finding out which is better. Dive into this comprehensive guide to discover the pros and cons of ...

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Pros and Cons of Buying a Fixer-Upper in Edmonton

Pros and Cons of Buying a Fixer-Upper in Edmonton

As a real estate investment strategy, buying a home needing repair and fixing it up to sell or rent it out may pay dividends. They provide the chance to buy a house that requires considerable work. They put money into the renovations, hoping to get ...

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Guide to Avoiding Home Buyer's Remorse

Guide to Avoiding Home Buyer's Remorse

Buying a home is one of the most significant and most stressful events a person can experience in their lifetime. As you're making such a large investment, it's only natural you'll feel overwhelmed and scared. Even after you made a purchase, all ...

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12 Helpful Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

12 Helpful Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Follow these top 12 tips to make buying your first home as easy and stress-free as possible. 1. Clean Up Your Finances Your financial health will determine your eligibility for a mortgage loan. It will also impact your interest rate and monthly ...

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7 Things No One Tells You About Buying a Home

7 Things No One Tells You About Buying a Home

From the importance of teaming up with a REALTOR®® to preparing for hidden costs, there are several things you should know before heading out to purchase a home (even if you already have experience).  We’re here to help! Here ...

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Home Insurance: Your Questions Answered

Home Insurance: Your Questions Answered

Learn more about home insurance, what it covers and how much it costs, while gaining insight into Alberta’s top home insurance providers. What is Home Insurance, Exactly?  Home insurance protects your home, and its contents, in the event ...

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Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Home?

Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Home?

There’s no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has created a lot of uncertainty for those looking to buy a home in the capital region. With so many homeowners facing financial hardship, the very idea of entering the real estate market has prospective ...

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The Pros and Cons of Attached and Detached Garages

The Pros and Cons of Attached and Detached Garages

One garage is as good as another, right? Well, not exactly. When it comes to attached vs. detached garages, there are some significant differences - and knowing the pros and cons of each will help you make the right decision when buying or building ...

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5 Critical Facts Every Home Buyer Should Know

5 Critical Facts Every Home Buyer Should Know

Regardless of whether it’s your first or hundredth time hitting the Edmonton market, the decision to purchase a home is always a big one. Ensure the process goes as smoothly as possible by keeping these 5 critical facts in mind.  1. ...

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