Tag Archives: Buying A Home

What Does ‘Days on Market’ Really Mean?

What Does ‘Days on Market’ Really Mean?

Buyers often ask me, “How many days has this listing been on the market?” Its a great question to help feel out the motivation of the seller. If the listing has been on the market for a long time, chances are the seller has overestimated the market value of the …
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Bottom Line – Home Inspections Save Money

Bottom Line – Home Inspections Save Money

The reality is, many home buyers in Abbotsford and surrounding Fraser Valley communities opt out of getting a home inspection before they finalize the purchase of a new home. While I can’t necessarily say every purchase requires an inspection, here’s a few good reasons why I recommend getting a home …
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How to Speed Up the Home Buying Process

How to Speed Up the Home Buying Process

Whether you need to buy a home quickly or you just want to get things going, I don’t think anyone wants to sit around and wait for their purchase of a home to close. The fastest way to buy a home is to already have all the money you need. …
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Tips for Choosing a Realtor

Tips for Choosing a Realtor

Buying and selling a home is a big deal. Whether it’s your forever home, your temporary home for a few years, or an investment property, there is a lot of money involved and you want to know that you’ve got someone who’s got your best interests in mind. Don’t just …
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Don’t Forget to Pack Your Mortgage!

Don’t Forget to Pack Your Mortgage!

Did you know that you can take your mortgage with you to your new home? A portable mortgage is more and more popular these days, especially with the low interest rates we’re seeing. People want to take their good rates with them! Be careful though, not all mortgages are portable. …
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