Posts Tagged ‘buy

1. Get Cash Back From Your Agent When Buying Real estate agents who represent buyers have it easy. The agent representing the buyer receives the commission listed in the MLS listings (typically 2.5%). Or, if they have a buyer agency agreement, they receive the commission listed in the agreement (typically 2.5%). All the agent has […]

Everyone has their budget for buying their next home. This “budget” starts out at an amount that the buyers know they can comfortably afford. Then buyers typically end up putting in offers for the maximum that they can afford, and eventually they end up buying the home for much more than they can afford, and […]

You might have to accept apologies on this blog post because it might see somewhat like a rant. But seriously, how much money should Canadians be expected to pay for a home? How much debt should a family take on in order to have a home in a good neighbourhood in Toronto. Perhaps some people […]

Richmond Hill Ontario is a great community North of Toronto. Located North of highway 407, Richmond Hill is a very active real estate market for selling privately and selling with a real estate agent. Richmond Hill’s borders are Highway 7 to the South, Bathurst to the West, Highway 404 to the East and Bloomington Road […]

Like we previously mentioned, it is very hard to predict when a bubble will burst. The housing market in Canada may or may not be in a real estate bubble. If so, it might never “burst” or it might simply drop to the highs of a few years ago. The most drastic scenario is that […]

1st time home buyers are a very important factor in the housing market. As new buyers enter the market, it allows for other home owners to sell their property and “move up” into a larger home or “move down” into a smaller home. 1st time home buyers drive housing prices higher, allowing existing home sellers […]

This MLS real estate video shows how buyers can find a home on MLS.ca®/Realtor.ca® and then proceed to contact the seller directly. The buyers contact the sellers directly by finding more information about the property for sale on the Realtor® website. The the buyer or (real estate agent representing the buyer) can contact the seller […]

We have had a fast correction in real estate in Canada. No evidence that we are going to have the collapse currently going on in the United States. Canada is currently running at record low interest rates so everyone needs to pay attention to interest rate announcements before contemplating a new home purchase. Happy house […]


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