Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • November 27, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Easy Ways to Repay Your Home Loan Early and Free Up Cash for Family Adventures

Most home buyers take out a mortgage to help finance buying a home. As a result, many homeowners are faced with a monthly mortgage payment during the ...

  • November 13, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

What is the Difference Between a Home Equity Loan and Refinancing?

Though most people believe that their home is a great place to live, others see the value in owning a home. It can be a great investment. However, i...

  • October 23, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

How Many Homes Should You Tour Before Buying?

If you are beginning the home-buying process, you may begin to wonder how long it will take until you find the perfect home for you and your family....

  • October 9, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

When is the Best Time of Year to Buy a Home?

Spring may be the most popular time of the year to buy a new home, but is it the best time of year to go home shopping? While the best time to browse ...

  • September 25, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

How To Stage A House For Sale

It's time to sell your house, and you know you need to stage it for sale, but you're not sure how. This step-by-step guide will help you successfully ...

  • September 11, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Real Estate: How to Boost Your Credit Score Before Buying Applying for a Mortgage

For the vast majority of home buyers, obtaining a mortgage will be a vital part of the purchasing process. Of course, in order to be approved for th...

  • August 28, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Exploring the Pros and Cons of Purchasing a Condo

When you decide to take your first step on the property ladder, you will have plenty of property-types to choose from. Many buyers prefer to buy an ex...

  • August 14, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

10 Benefits of Buying a Newly Constructed House

There are two options available when seeking a new home for your family. You can purchase a resale (meaning an older home that has already been live...

  • July 24, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

How Much House Can You Afford? Ask Yourself These Critical Questions to Find Out

It is the perennial question for every first-time homeowner. How much house can I afford? As with so many life-changing decisions, there is no one rig...

  • July 10, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

3 Simple Ways to Repair Your Credit

For many Canadians looking to purchase a home, bad credit scores stand in the way of getting a mortgage. Most lenders prefer your score to be 650 or h...