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Found 2 blog entries for March 2018.

First time homebuyers

Buying a home in Edmonton is something that many people rush into when they are young adults, in order to get out of the never-ending cycle of renting. And while we definitely think that home ownership is a great investment for people in all stages of life, there are definitely some things that first-time buyers should know before they start touring homes. Because home ownership is a long-term commitment, with contracts that last decades, you need to make sure that you have fully researched the following things.

Home Buyers Financing Options

Research the Financing Options

First and foremost, you need to know how you’ll be able to pay for the home. For most people, a house is the most expensive thing you will ever buy, and the only way to afford it is to take out a loan.…

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There are many great reasons to consider buying a home instead of renting in Edmonton, even in today’s economy. Although it’s less common to hear of people buying their first home anytime soon, home ownership is slowly getting more popular again. Here are some benefits of buying vs. renting that you should know.

Buying a Home Is Greener

When it comes to renting a home in Edmonton, you can only change so much about the property in most cases. If the roof needs repairs, it’s up to the landlord to choose the materials. If the energy bills are too high, you’re likely stuck with quick fixes rather than permanent solutions. But when you own your own home, you can make environmentally-friendly choices, such as replacing windows with more energy…

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