Do you need a lawyer and are there legal fees when selling your home?

legal fees for buying a home

Is a lawyer required for selling a home? And are there any legal fees when selling your home? Understandably, hiring a lawyer by the hour doesn’t come cheap. Hence, you’ll want to verify whether it’s necessary to involve a lawyer when selling your home.  As with most types of transactions that include an enforceable contract, … Read more

Home Improvements that Add the Most Value to a House

Home improvements to add value to a home

Are you thinking about putting your home on the market? When putting your home on the market, you want to make sure that the time and money you’ll be spending on home improvements will be worth it. Before you sell, you might think that all those mini reno and repair projects you’ve been pushing off deserve … Read more

Why knowing your home’s value matters and how to price your home to sell

understanding your home's value, investing decision to buy, leverage, or exit your real estate investment

In the world of real estate, the one number that reigns supreme is the market value of your property. Knowing your home’s value can come in handy in many scenarios beyond deciding to sell and move house.  In particular, knowing your home’s value allows you to quickly assess when it’s suitable to borrow, trade, or … Read more

Is it Time to Sell Your Aging Real Estate Property? What are Your Options?

Owning a rental property that provides consistent monthly cash flows can be lucrative. Period returns from a rental property, coupled with the passive price appreciation of the property itself, make owning a rental property an attractive investment opportunity.   With the rental market stability in metro areas of a city, it can seem natural to continue … Read more

SELLING TENANT OCCUPIED PROPERTY: 5 Ways to Make Selling Tenant Occupied Homes Easier


Your Guide to Selling Tenant Occupied Homes in BC Selling a tenant-occupied home is generally more difficult than selling an unoccupied home because you are dealing with people’s emotions around a threatened disruption of note. You’ll be bringing strangers into their home which will be disconcerting and inconvenient for them so you really need to … Read more

SELLING TENANT OCCUPIED PROPERTY: How to Avoid Landlord – Tenant Conflict


TIPS TO PREVENT TENANT CONFLICT BEFORE IT OCCURS There are many reasons you as a landlord may want to sell a property that is still occupied by a tenant. Your tenant could be treating the property badly and ruining its future value, there may be a better opportunity for profit with another tenant or buyer, … Read more

Is Rental Property A Good Investment


A lot of aspiring investors are wondering, “Is rental property a good investment?” Like any investment vehicle, investing in real estate has risks. Especially if you don’t know what to look for in a property. Rental properties remain to be one of the best asset classes you can invest in. It’s an investment vehicle that … Read more