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Category Archives: Buying

3 Things Every Renter Needs To Know

  Millennials everywhere are avoiding home-ownership and choosing instead to embrace the role of tenant.  Whether this is a result of financial reasons, desire for freedom and flexibility, or simply for not wanting to have to take on the responsibilities and stress that come along with owning real estate, renting is on the rise.  Sure,…
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Do I Need An Accountant When I’m Buying A House?

There are many situations in which people automatically turn to an accountant. Of course, the most obvious of these situations is everyone’s favourite time of year: tax time. Almost everyone, whether for personal or business taxes, will either hire, or at least seek advice from, an accountant to aid with their income tax return. However,…
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St. John’s is the 4th least expensive city in Canada…

A Grateful Perspective of Real Estate in Newfoundland and Labrador The Real Estate market in St. John’s and surrounding areas have changed over the last few years years, but it shouldn’t scare you from making the move that you want to make. There is no denying we had a pretty good economic run from 2008-2014…
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Buying a home: The $7064 mistake you don’t want to make!

Bad News So, my phone rings on a cold and foggy morning in June, and it's from a somewhat familiar voice. It's a panicked (almost) client that purchased a property in early 2015. Back then I had a detailed mortgage plan laid out for this young professional couple, one that they had reviewed with me…
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St. John’s Real Estate Market Update – Spring 2017

Spring 2017 Real Estate Market Update It's Spring in NL (or Sprinter), whichever you prefer. This is the time of year when we come out from our winter slumber and go outside to do things. Sometimes those things include the purchase and/or sale of a home. Since our local economy has been a bit of…
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