Buying Your First Home
When buying a home for the first time, it is important that you choose the right location. With a bad location, you may have to move too soon and spend a lot of money to do so.
Hedging all your bets on a mortgage pre-approval can be either a benefit or a disadvantage. It all depends on how well you educate yourself on what will be one of the most important decisions of your life.
Housing First Steps
For many immigrants to Canada, owning a home is a very emotional thing. It is an important part of becoming a Canadian. Owning a home in your new country is a source of pride, satisfaction, and accomplishment, not to mention an investment that can grow over time to benefit us and our families.
Making minor repairs to your home on an ongoing basis helps with ensuring a good resale value. For some maintenance issues, you will need a professional to handle the repairs. However, there are other, smaller steps that you can do on your own.