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How long does it (really) take to buy a home?

Posted on Nov 26, 2022

There's a lot of external factors that would effect how long it would take to buy a home, such as, how quickly you can find your new home. 

Here's a breakdown of what happens from start to finish.

- Mortgage pre-approval

Everyone looks at houses online first. It's exciting, but not the first step. 

It can take several days to get your pre-approval in pla...

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Here are 3 things YOU CAN DO to prepare for the real costs of upsizing. 

Posted on Mar 22, 2022

As your family grows, deciding to buy a bigger home is natural. You need more space.
 
But, space isn't the only thing you should consider before deciding to upsize.
 
When you buy a bigger home there are extra costs to consider.
 
There'll be more home maintenance costs. A higher tax bill and more utilities.
 
You'll need more furniture to fill more rooms.
 
Her...

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You have more options than you think!

Posted on Dec 08, 2021

Are you looking to buy a bigger home? Do you have a home to sell first? These are the things to consider before making your move.

If you feel like selling your home before buying may cause some stress you are not alone. The good news is there are a few different options you can choose from. 

You could rent out your current home. This ensures you won't...

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Get Your Kids Involved and Excited About Selling Your Home! 

Posted on Nov 29, 2021

Selling your home is an emotional time. Especially for the kids.

There are some things you can do to avoid them feeling left out. 

Check out my video below for some tips.

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If you are thinking of upsizing, here’s 4 things to help you decide.

Posted on Nov 26, 2021

Moving is a big decision. One you don’t want to regret. Here are four questions I tell my clients to ask themselves first:

1. Can you handle the extra costs of buying a bigger home?

Once you buy a bigger home your mortgage payment will increase. Knowing you can afford a higher mortgage is necessary. You'll also have extra costs such as utilities, tax...

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