In Canada’s hottest markets, engaging in a bidding war when house hunting is the norm. But your bank may not agree with your new home’s value – and may not cough up the funds you need for a mortgage. Here’s what you need to know about bidding wars, and when to walk away from one.
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.
From house hunting to post-purchase paperwork, home buyers can expect to encounter a small army of pros during the home buying process. They’re all there to help – but it’s important to know where their motives lie – and who is paying who. Here, we break down what you need to know about home buying pros.
In Canada’s hottest housing markets, buyers must often fight for their dream homes in bidding wars – and it may be tempting to drop offer conditions such as upon financing, or home inspections to get ahead. Doing so, however, can make a buyer financially vulnerable. Here’s what you need to know.