Foreign home ownership in Canada has been a concern of housing market critics as prices spike in certain neighbourhoods. The CMHC is now researching the impact, though many say the data is inconclusive. Read on for the full story.
Home inspections 101: Yes, they are a must during the home buying process. Here’s what to expect from your home inspection, and how to choose the right pro.
Offer conditions such as upon inspection or approved financing are important buyer safeguards – but can put home bidders at a disadvantage. Our friends at TheHousingBlock.com share what conditions you can – and shouldn’t – negotiate on.
When looking for a new home you may find yourself facing the all dreaded bidding war. Bidding wars occur when there are multiple offers on a house. Here’s how you should prepare for a bidding war.
While the key criteria for selling a house may be “location, location, location,” there are two very distinct strategies for setting the selling price for your home: ask for more-or-less what you want, or lowball and hope for a bidding war.