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Buy a Renovated or a Fixer-Upper Home?

You’ve decided to put down roots and purchase a property to call “home.” After factoring in finances, time constraints, and personal preferences, now you’re faced with another big question: should you buy a fixer-upper or a fully renovated home? There are a lot of elements at play when deciding...

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Windsor Housing Market 2007-2017

Low interest rates, population growth, investment and unprecedented equity gains all combined to spark one of the strongest decades for price appreciation in Ontario’s six largest housing markets. Between 2007 and 2017, the province’s six major housing markets experienced substantial growth despite some serious challenges that included a financial...

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Ontario’s New Standard Lease

Ontario Government has released a new standardized lease agreement for private residential leases which includes; single and semi-detached houses, apartment buildings, rented condos and secondary units. Effective April 30th, 2018, all leases used by a landlord must be the new standardized lease. For any lease that is signed after...

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Condo fees: Here’s what you need to know

Condos are quickly rising as a top housing choice for first-time buyers in the larger city markets, but still have their small marketshare in Windsor/Essex. With affordability being top of mind, this housing option is an ideal entry point into the real estate market. Their smaller size also comes with less maintenance...

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