Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

Category: Real Estate (21 posts)

  • June 16, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Buying Land To Build A Home in Ontario

Buying Land To Build A Home If you've been dreaming of escaping your unruly neighbors, the hubbub of the city, or the restrictions of your homeowners' association, then buying land to build a home is

  • June 7, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Your House-Closing Timeline: A Step-By-Step Guide | Ontario

The process of buying a house can be quite exciting. However, the process is laborious, and it can also be nerve-wracking, especially if you do not know what to expect at what stage. The process is lo

  • May 19, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

What Are the Next Steps After Your Offer Was Rejected? In Ontario

What are the next steps after your offer was rejected? Finding an ideal home can be a daunting process. It involves talking to a wide range of realtors and having a myriad of meetings with your mortg

  • May 5, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Investing In An Apartment Complex

Investing In An Apartment Complex Investing in an apartment complex is one of the most effective ways of building wealth in the real estate industry. Some of the benefits that are associated with inv

  • April 21, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Things To Look Out For When Viewing A Property

Becoming a homeowner can be quite an exciting experience; however, house hunting is not a process without challenges. Depending on your personal preferences, needs, and budget, you need to carefully

  • April 7, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Buying A Home As A Senior Citizen | ON

Buying a home is for everyone — or those who can afford to pay for their mortgage. Albeit you're 60 or 70 years old, it's possible and beneficial to own a home so long as you have the financial mean

  • January 13, 2021
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Benefits of Investing in Multi-Family Real Estate

What is Multi-Family Real Estate? Any residential property that contains more than one housing unit is classed as multi-family real estate. Some of the most prevalent examples of multi-family real

  • December 23, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Top 3 Biggest Home Seller Mistakes

Selling a home can be a daunting process; finding a real estate professional may help ease a lot of the stress. They will not only help find a buyer and undertake the complex process of closing the de

  • November 23, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Renting VS Buying a Home

Your colleagues, friends, and family may be enjoying the comfort of their homes, but you're still living in a rental property. Such situations may compel someone to think about purchasing a property.

  • November 9, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Five Tips for Buying a Condo

Yaaay! You finally got enough to facilitate the down payment of your first condo, or perhaps this is your investment property. Here is a simplified guide that includes some tips for buying a condo.&

  • October 21, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Cons of For Sale By Owner (FSBO)

You finally place your ad on the for sale by owner site! You are looking forward to answering tons of inquiries about your beautiful home but heard nothing yet. Selling your home shouldn't be this har

  • September 23, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Tips for Real Estate Investors

In today's business world, investing has gone beyond traditional assets, such as stocks and mutual funds. The real estate industry presents excellent investment options and a chance to expand your por

  • August 12, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Top 3 Home Improvement Ideas to Increase the Value of Your Home

Homeowners are often excited about home renovations and updates. Some property owners also use that opportunity to fulfill their wish lists, such as adding a master bedroom or hardwood flooring. Wit

  • July 29, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

5 Things NOT To Do When Selling Your House

The process of selling a residential property can be time-consuming and emotionally involving, especially if it is your first sale. While your home's curb appeal influences a prospective buyer's poten

  • July 15, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Home Inspections, How They Can Benefit Home Buyers and Sellers

Owning a home is one of the most valuable investments you can make. While good living spaces should be as comfortable as possible, with time they should also be able to increase their ROI. That's why

  • June 24, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

Useful Tips for Buying and Selling A Home During Covid-19

The coronavirus pandemic has derailed buying and selling activities in the property market. Albeit fewer homes have been listed for sale, the industry is gradually recovering. Prospective buyers can m

  • March 25, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

6 Signs a Home Will Likely Increase In Value

A home is a massive investment. Any new homeowner will naturally hope their investment will gain value. While nothing in life is guaranteed, there are some excellent indicators that a home is likely t

  • March 11, 2020
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

6 Persistent Real Estate Myths You Really Need to Ignore

Whether you're a home-buyer or a seller, it pays to understand the real estate market if you want to get a good deal. Unfortunately, a series of damaging ideas has grown up around real estate which ca

  • December 11, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

4 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Agent When Selling Your Home

Selling your home is a big decision, and it's often a long and complex undertaking. Hiring a real estate agent can make every step of the home-selling process easier, from setting an asking price to c

  • 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 that mortgage, you will need to ensure that your cre

  • March 27, 2019
  • Brad & Clare Thomson

What to Look for in an Investment Property

Investing in real estate can be a great way to grow your wealth. However, in order to be a successful investor, you will need to identify the right properties to invest in. In particular, you will w