First Time Home Buyer Questions

Posted on Jun 13, 2018

First Time Home Buyer Milton
What Will the Down Payment be?
A down payment is the part of the home price that does not come from the mortgage loan. The down payment comes from your own money. You can buy your home with a minimum down payment of 5% or for a conventional mortgage, your down payment must be at least 20%.

How Much is the Deposit?
The deposit is paid when you would l...

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Tips For Moving with Pets

Posted on Jun 09, 2018

Moving can be a stressful time, especially for people. Now imagine how stressful it might be for your pets. They can get very stressed out when there is some unexpected activity in their home or they are thrown into a new environment. While moving with pets doesn’t come with a simple formula, here are some helpful tips to make the experience a litt...

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Qualifying For a Mortgage

Posted on May 23, 2018

You can take some of the surprises along the way by knowing what lenders are looking for during the mortgage application process. Here are five helpful tips on how to qualify for a mortgage: 

Assess Your Finances
Before you start looking through real estate listings; It is important to understand how much you can afford and what type of mortgage loan...

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Home Renovations that Won't Add Value

Posted on May 14, 2018

Of course, you would like to get your house in tip top condition and help to push up the selling price. However, it is important to not go overboard when renovating. Here are some renovations that aren’t worth the expense or time: 

Swimming Pool
Maintaining a swimming pool that realistically will only be used for a couple months out of the year puts...

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Milton's The Green Eatery

Posted on May 08, 2018

Looking for a healthy option for your Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner in the Milton area?

The Green Eatery is a health conscious restaurant in Milton located on 20 Martin Street. They have a menu that appeals to everyone and not only do they offer a grab and go selection of meals for your workday, for the people who are in a rush, they also have dine in...

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Reverse Mortgages

Posted on May 01, 2018

If you’re over 55 years of age, most Canadians over the age of 55 have two types of equity - the money you’ve saved and the equity of your home. There are pretty good chances that your home has grown in value over the years and makes up a good portion of your net worth. Even though your home might be worth more now than it was when you originally p...

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