Buy First, Or Sell First? What Is The Right Move?

Homeowners who’ve made the decision to relocate to a new home are faced with many important decisions. In addition to finding the right real estate professional to partner with, there are down payments and mortgage changes to consider, neighbourhood and school preferences to decide on and the list goes on. Those who are ready for…

What is a Non-Resident Speculation Tax (NRST)?

In an effort to manage the out-of-control prices facing home buyers in the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH), the Provincial Government of Ontario recently introduced “The Fair Housing Plan”, which includes several measures that will be taken to encourage affordable housing for Ontario residents. One of these measures is the Non-Resident Speculation Tax (NRST). The NRST…

5 Signs You’re Ready for Home Ownership

Home ownership is a big step in life and being ready to tackle the challenge requires preparation and research. For the process to go smoothly, potential buyers need to educate themselves on what is involved in becoming a homeowner. As a first-time home buyer, you will need to carefully consider what you need in a…