Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • October 20, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Five Great Benefits of Owning an Investment Property

Five Great Benefits of an Investment Property Maybe you have considered investing in real estate but aren't sure if it's the right move for you. Ther...

  • October 6, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

What Is Home Equity and How Can I Build It?

Home equity is an essential asset for creating wealth and income. Learn how home equity is calculated, why it's important, and five steps you can take...

  • September 15, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate | Home Selling Advice

How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate - Home Selling Advice How to negotiate and handle low-ball offers on your real estate property in a buy...

  • September 8, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Bank Of Canada Rate Update Sept 8, 2021

Bank of Canada maintains policy rate, continues forward guidance and current pace of quantitative easing The Bank of Canada today held its target ...

  • September 1, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

What are credit scores and how are they important?

A credit score is a number that shows how likely you are to pay or default on credit. It ranges from 300 to 850; the higher the number, the more credi...

  • August 18, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Getting a Mortgage as a Student

Purchasing a home is most likely one of the most sizable purchases most of us will ever make, and finally, buying a home is a dream come true for most...

  • August 4, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

What Happens if You Lose Your Job Before Closing?

A job loss a few days or weeks prior to closing your home purchase can be distressing; especially when you have no alternative source of income. Getti...

  • July 21, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

How a Funding Condition Can Secure Purchasers From Financial and Legal Penalties in Ontario

When you make a deal to buy a home, in addition to thinking about how much money to provide, you likewise need to think about any conditions that you ...

  • July 14, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Bank Of Canada Rate Update July 14, 2021

Bank of Canada maintains policy rate and forward guidance, adjusts quantitative easing program The Bank of Canada today held its target for the ove...

  • July 7, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Risks of Putting Down a Firm Offer with a Pre-Approval Ontario

Risks of Putting Down a Firm Offer with a Pre-Approval Today, the real estate market is competitive and homebuyers need all the help they can get to ...