Title insurance can easily seem like another unnecessary add-on to the already complicated and costly process of buying a house, but nothing could be further from the truth. It can help speed up the process of closing on your new home, while protecting you and your heirs against a variety of unforeseen and expensive risks. It offers cost-effective, long-term, powerful protection, but there’s a great deal to know about it.Read more “What is Title Insurance and Your Questions Answered”
Today’s release of the September Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Canada showed year-over-year (y/y) inflation rising from 4.1% in August to 4.4%, its highest level since February 2003. Excluding gasoline, the CPI rose 3.5% y/y last month.Read more “Canadian Inflation Rate Rises Again”
In the time of COVID, another obstacle has been added to the process of selling your home: being unable to have potential buyers physically visit your property. Even if you are able to invite people inside, the rules and restrictions can turn off potential buyers from visiting.
Luckily, we also live in an era when technology keeps us easily connected with one another. Virtual open houses are a great way of inviting people into your home, even if they aren’t able to visit it physically. So here’s a fewtips if you are looking how to sell your home virtually.Read more “How to Sell Your Home Virtually”
There’s Always an Alternative.
When it comes down to getting approved for a mortgage, there are a lot of factors and not everyone will qualify. But many of you might be asking “what are my options if the bank says no?“
When conventional lenders (such as banks or credit unions) deny mortgage financing, it can be easy to feel discouraged. However, it is important to remember that there is always an alternative! That’s where alternative lenders come in.Read more “What Are My Options if the Bank Says No?”