Contract Assignments: A Whole New Level of Home Buyer Competition
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Contract Assignments: A Whole New Level of Home Buyer Competition

In markets like Vancouver, steep prices and limited real estate mean competition among buyers can be cut-throat. Now, that’s gone to a whole new level with contract assignments, a practice where successful bidding war buyers put their homes immediately back on the market to command even higher prices. Continue reading »

5 Renovations That Could Hurt Your Home’s Resale Value
Mortgage News / Mortgages / Selling Your Home

5 Renovations That Could Hurt Your Home’s Resale Value

As Canadian housing prices continue their rising trend, it’s no surprise that homeowners want the most out of their investment. And, while house flipping shows make value-adding renos seem a breeze, such projects aren’t always necessary – and some can even hurt the value of your home. Here, our friends from The Housing Block share tips on whether you really need those renos. Continue reading »