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Buying Your First Orillia, ON Home? Be Prepared for These 5 Startup Expenses

Buying Your First Orillia, ON Home? Be Prepared for These 5 Startup Expenses

October 18, 2017 | Posted by: Richard Allatt

If you are in the market for your first Orillia, ON home, you’ve probably saved a substantial amount of money for the down payment. You researched closing costs, sought out the best deal on a mo ... [read more]

Five Reasons Why You Should Have More Than One Bank Account in Orillia, ON

Five Reasons Why You Should Have More Than One Bank Account in Orillia, ON

October 4, 2017 | Posted by: Richard Allatt

In today's tech world, being victimized by hackers can leave you penniless if you have only one bank account. The following five situations demonstrate how a having a backup account can keep you ... [read more]

Preparing to Sell Your Orillia, ON Home? Do This First

Preparing to Sell Your Orillia, ON Home? Do This First

September 20, 2017 | Posted by: Richard Allatt

So you've made the decision to sell your Orillia, ON home. What you do to prepare - from the outside in - will make all the difference in whether prospective buyers choose to take a look.  ... [read more]

4 Reasons to Say 'Yes' to Good Credit in Mississauga and Barrie

4 Reasons to Say 'Yes' to Good Credit in Mississauga and Barrie

September 13, 2017 | Posted by: Roar Solutions

Good credit is a necessity for acquiring many things in life. There are many important reasons for saying 'yes' to credit. Below are some of those reasons, as well as ways to get and build your credit ... [read more]

10 Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make in Mississauga and Barrie, ON

10 Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make in Mississauga and Barrie, ON

September 4, 2017 | Posted by: Roar Solutions

Buying your first house in Orillia, ON can be an exciting and stressful time. There are so many things to consider that you can find yourself getting overwhelmed. Here are some common mistakes first-t ... [read more]

Picking the Right Term Can Help You Pay Down a Mortgage Faster

Picking the Right Term Can Help You Pay Down a Mortgage Faster

August 11, 2017 | Posted by: Roar Solutions

The trick to making a mortgage disappear faster is to minimize your total borrowing cost. And nothing dictates total borrowing cost more than the term you chose. Picking the right term is even more i ... [read more]

Holding an Open House in Ontario - Can These Tempting Tips Boost Your Chances of a Sale?

Holding an Open House in Ontario - Can These Tempting Tips Boost Your Chances of a Sale?

August 10, 2017 | Posted by: Richard Allatt

Is your home currently on the market in Ontario ? Are you hoping for a quick sale and want to stack the odds in your favour? One powerful option to consider is to maximize the potential of the open ho ... [read more]

Variable-Rate Mortgage Basics for Ontario Home Buyers

Variable-Rate Mortgage Basics for Ontario Home Buyers

August 10, 2017 | Posted by: Richard Allatt

In addition to finding the best mortgage rates in Ontario, one of your major tasks when choosing a mortgage will be deciding whether to take a fixed-rate or variable-rate product. Although fixed rates ... [read more]

What To Look For When Buying Your First Home in Ontario

What To Look For When Buying Your First Home in Ontario

August 10, 2017 | Posted by: Richard Allatt

Becoming a first time homebuyer in Ontario is an exciting time in an individual's life. You may already have a family that needs more than simply being a good structure to protect against them against ... [read more]

Buying a New Home Instead of an Existing Home in Ontario? Consider These Advantages and Disadvantages First

Buying a New Home Instead of an Existing Home in Ontario? Consider These Advantages and Disadvantages First

August 10, 2017 | Posted by: Richard Allatt

If you're pre-approved for your mortgage and planning on investing in real estate in Ontario, then you're going to have two main options: to buy an existing home or buy a new home. An existing home is ... [read more]

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