Here are tips and suggestions on how to correct common paint problems. Homeowners all over the country experience these types of problems. Take the time to read the instructions carefully and follow them and you can correct many of the paint problems around your home. Flaking Paint Paint flaking isRead More →

Congratulations on your new home! It’s been a long stressful journey getting to where you are now. You’ve had to give up your old home, decide whether you can afford a new one, and then move your entire life to a new state or a new neighborhood. It’s been stressful,Read More →

Here are tips and suggestions on how to correct common paint problems. Homeowners all over the country experience these types of problems. Take the time to read the instructions carefully and follow them and you can correct many of the paint problems around your home. Stained Spots From Rusting NailRead More →

What’s the No. 1 reason renters fear taking the leap to homeownership or don’t even think the leap is possible? That pesky down payment. Even with an FHA loan that requires a minimum of only 3.5% down, the idea of setting aside several thousand dollars is daunting at the leastRead More →

Is a condo in the cards for you? Or have you crossed it off your list because it’s too hard to get a decent loan? We have some good news. New guidelines from the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) means more homebuyers may be eligible for a government-backed mortgage. That could meanRead More →

Are you thinking about putting your home on the market for sale? It doesn’t matter if you’ve been living there for 50 years or five. You want to do everything you can to get the most from your initial investment. Find out why a residential roof replacement is one thingRead More →

The Annual Percentage Rate, commonly referred to as the APR, is an oft-misunderstood term. Granted the mortgage world has a lot of different terms that can be a head-scratcher sometimes, but the APR is right up near the top, if not the top, of the list. And the confusion typicallyRead More →

The percentage of Toronto-area homes owned by seniors is rising, putting more pressure on an already tight real estate market. A recent report from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC) says that rising homeownership rates among seniors in the Toronto area is making it tougher for younger generations to getRead More →

One of the primary ways to live sustainably is to reduce your reliance on energy produced through methods that pollute the air. A great way to do this is through the use of solar panels that provide your everyday energy needs. Solar panels work by absorbing sunlight to generate electricityRead More →