Buying a home


Buying your Home.

It's likely one of the biggest transactions that you'll ever undertake. You want a beautiful home in the right location and for a price you can afford. Buying a home may be complex, but you'll find it easy and fast with a CENTURY 21 John DeVries Ltd Sales Associates assisting you. Our trained professionals guide you through the ins and outs of every aspect of your Real Estate transaction - from finding that perfect place to negotiating a great deal.

Finding that new home starts with finding the right professional for you - one you'll feel comfortable and secure working with, and who you can trust to give you the best advice. Maybe you already have an idea of what you're looking for, and where you want to live. Or maybe you're looking for a local expert to help you find that perfect community. You'll want your personalities to click. That's why we recommend you look at our agents profiles and find an agent that can help you.

How to Buy Your Home:

A step-by-step guide for home buyers.

Contact us for your free copy of, "How to Buy Your Home". This book covers topics like owning versus renting, how much you can afford, finding that perfect home, selling your current home to buy another, working with a real estate professional, adding a lawyer to your team, making an offer, arranging a mortgage, additional costs, the home inspection, closing the deal, and making a smooth move. It also includes worksheets for tracking your costs, charting your needs and wants, and cost estimate worksheets.

Financing Your Home.

It's one of the biggest financial investments that you'll ever make. You'll want to be certain how much you can afford. What kind of mortgage to choose; open or closed; fixed or variable rate; conventional or high ratio. We'll put you in touch with a professional mortgage broker who can help. And help where we can, every step of the way. Need help calculating potential mortgage payments?

Transferring in from out of town?

You'll love Ottawa. It's a beautiful city and a great place to live. Our local experts can help to find that perfect community. With our global network of Century 21 professionals, we can help you to get started on your new life in Ottawa before you ever get here. Contact us about moving to Ottawa.

Keep Posted.

Not ready to move, but want to keep up with real estate activity in your neighbourhood, or in one that you've had your eye on? It's easy with the CENTURY 21 John DeVries' "Keep Me Posted" program. Contact us to find out more.

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