Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • June 22, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

5 Negotiation Secrets Smart Buyers Use to Get Better Deals

Being a buyer in today's real estate market can be challenging. The market is very competitive right now, making the average buyer feel like it is imp...

  • June 1, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

Bank Of Canada Rate Update June 1, 2022

Bank of Canada increases policy interest rate by 50 basis points, continues quantitative tightening The Bank of Canada today increased its target for...

  • May 26, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

How a Mortgage Pre-Approval Can Protect You from Rising Rates

With interest rates rising, it's important to lock in a lower rate as soon as possible. You can do this with the right home mortgage pre-approval. Fin...

  • May 4, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

How is a Private Mortgage Different Than a Traditional Bank Mortgage

Understanding the difference between private mortgages and traditional bank mortgages can help you make the best decision for financing a new home. Ea...

  • April 20, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

Home-Buying 101: A Guide to Purchasing Your First Home

Home-Buying 101: A Guide to Purchasing Your First Home Buying a home involves a lot of complex steps, but by doing your homework ahead of time, you c...

  • April 13, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

Bank Of Canada Rate Update April 13, 2022

Bank of Canada increases policy interest rate by 50 basis points, begins quantitative tightening The Bank of Canada today increased its target for th...

  • April 6, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

5 Benefits of an Investment Property

5 Benefits of an Investment Property Building a strong real estate portfolio is a great way to create passive income now and a strong investment port...

  • March 16, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

Tips for Picking the Right Home to Flip

Guide to Choosing a House to Flip for Maximum Profit Not every property will make a promising flip. Here is everything you need to know to maximize...

  • March 2, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

Bank Of Canada Rate Update March 2, 2022

Bank of Canada Increases Policy Interest Rate The Bank of Canada today increased its target for the overnight rate to ½ %, with the Bank Rate at ¾ ...

  • February 23, 2022
  • Maggie Dusterhoft

Can Housing Upgrades Affect Your Insurance?

Housing upgrades have the potential to leave you underinsured so it is important to always contact your home insurance before starting a home renovati...