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Staging Your Home For A Faster Sale

Staging Your Home For a Faster Sale When selling your home, it is important to take advantage of every trick in the book to get your home sold as quickly as possible and for top dollar.  One of these methods is called "Home Staging". Home Staging is a proven system for preparing properties for sale. It helps to make your house seem bigger, brighter, cleaner and an ideal dwelling ...
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Mortgage rates are going up - April 2011

Most major  banks in Canada have announced that their  5 and 10 year mortgage rates are going up. This was done in anticipation of the central bank raising it's prime rate. The result of higher rates may be a slowdown in the real estate market. The market has been hot in the winter months and activity normally increases during the spring. The rise in interest rates may cause ...

Markham Islanders season ender

The Sheraton Parkway Toronto North buzzed with excitement tonight. Hundreds of Markham's finest players filled the Grand York Ballroom to celebrate the 30th annual year end banquet for this proud organization. Here two of the Minor Atom 'A' s share a happy moment before the golf season begins.

Mortgage Rates

What to choose? Do you go with a variable mortgage or a fixed-rate mortgage?  Do you go 3 year, 5 year, 10 year or go 1 year. These are some of the most difficult questions when deciding how much money to borrow and at what rate to borrow.  Most posted rates are not the lowest a bank or a mortgage lender will go, make sure to try to negotiate a lower rate.  Shop around, ask many ...

The Condo Purchase

If you want to buy a condo in an existing building, it is wise to do the following: 1. Find out who is on the board of directors of the condominium corporation and speak to them about the pros and cons of the building. 2. Speak to other owners to get their impressions of living there. 3. Speak with the owners of the units adjacent to, above and below the unit you are interested in buying.  ...