Blog Post Archive for Tag first-time-home-buyer

  Do I Need Title Insurance to Buy a House?

When purchasing real estate, you may encounter the question of title insurance. Whether you want title insurance may be asked by your lawyer or insurer, or it may be required by your mortgagor. Unlike auto and home insurance, you've probably never heard of title insurance before. So how do you know if you need it? Let us walk you through some of the basics. 

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  Tips for Relocating to Ottawa

Relocating to a new city has its challenges, and we'd like to share with you our top tips for relocating to Ottawa. 

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  Why do Real Estate Lawyers Cost so Much?

When buying a home, it's important to have a lawyer review the agreement and handle the necessary registrations. But why does this service cost so much? Is it really worth the money to hire a real estate lawyer for your purchase? 

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  How to Read Between the Lines on Realtor.ca

More and more, our clients shop online before and during their search for a new home, but there are words and phrases you should keep an eye out for. These are the clues that a listing might require some further investigation.

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  How to Shop for a House in a Sellers’ Market

So you want to buy a home, but the sellers' market in Ottawa is creating stiff competition among buyers. How do you find the right property in a fast-paced market without overpaying? 

 

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