Category Archives: Buy

When is renovating a bad idea?

There comes a time in every homeowner’s life when they’ll think about renovating their home. An en-suite bathroom, extra bedroom or bigger entertainment area might become a priority. It’s possible…

4 Tips to make buying your first home easier

Buying a home is always exciting. This is especially true if it’s your first home. But it’s also stressful, takes a lot of your time and, certainly, costs a lot…

Buying a house vs. renting

Regardless of where you are or what kind of career path you’ve chosen, you’re going to need to live somewhere. Typically there are two different options: renting or buying a…

Tips for saving water in the home

Even though 71 percent of Earth is covered by water, only 2.5 percent of it is actually drinkable. That means this small amount of this life-giving liquid needs to be…

5 ways to make sure your home is ready to sell

Selling your home can be time-consuming and stressful, especially if you’ve never done it before. As a first time home seller, you’re likely to make a few mistakes. Doing research…

Should you invest in rental property?

Should you invest in rental property?

Owning rental property, like all investments, comes with negatives and positives. You likely know people who have had success with this form of investing. But there are likely also people…

Tips for affording your first home

The time has come to buy your first home. You’ve scraped together some money for a deposit, you’ve browsed through property listings and maybe even viewed a house or two….

What to look for when buying a new home

Whether you’re a first time buyer or this is not your first rodeo, purchasing a new home is not an easy decision. Not only are you working within a budget…

Things to think about when buying an investment property

Owning an investment property is often something which people aspire to. On the other hand, it can be an investor’s worst nightmare. It really just depends on your personal risk…

Tips on buying or fixing your house

Life comes with infinite options. Black coffee or milk. Going on a safari or to the beach. Going out or staying in. Unfortunately, some decisions are harder to make and…