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Moving Basic: Choosing the Right Neighbourhood

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Moving to a new home is not just all about finding the house of your dream – there’s also the new neighbourhood you have to consider. Make sure you move to the right community by reading these tips:   Needs and Wants When looking for a home, it is important to have a list of … Read More

Alternative Home Loan Options

In Tammy Samuels' recent blog post, this Guelph real estate agent reviews several alternative home loan options.

The current low interest rate environment is making home-buying more affordable for those with limited capital to purchase property outright. But many Canadians are finding it difficult to qualify for a mortgage, either due to a low credit rating or another contributing factor. And so within this blog, we’ll review several alternative home loan options. … Read More

The 5 Most Important Factors to Consider When Evaluating a Neighbourhood

In Tammy Samuels' recent blog post, this Guelph real estate agent outlines the 5 most important factors to consider when evaluating a neighbourhood.

Perhaps, even more so than your choice of home, your choice of neighbourhood can make a lasting impact in how you and your family enjoying living in the area in the future years. Choosing the right community involves comprehensive research into the local area and its features. And so in this blog, we’ll outline the … Read More

3 Mortgage Rules Buyers Must Learn


The home mortgage marketplace can be challenging for even the most experienced homebuyer to follow at times. Rules within the Canadian real estate marketplace continue to evolve and those who understand these rules inside and out have a greater chance of achieving the type of mortgage they require for successful home ownership. Here, we’ll outline … Read More