Real Talk about Mortgage Penalties

Real Talk about Mortgage Penalties

When it comes to mortgages, it is easy to focus on the rates and your current situation, but the reality is that life happens and when it does, rates won’t be the only thing that matter. At the end of the day, a mortgage is a contract between you (the homeowner) and...
The Benefit of Rate Holds

The Benefit of Rate Holds

The term “rate hold” may be something you are familiar with if you have worked with me in the past. If not, it is a term that all prospective buyers should know!A rate hold is offered by the majority of lenders to clients who are purchasing a new home and need a...
Your Gardening To-Do List

Your Gardening To-Do List

If you are looking to have a garden that is the envy of the neighbourhood, May is a great time to get started on your gardening to-do list. I have put together some helpful tips and ideas for how to get started so your garden shines all summer long!Plant Annuals and...
Looking to Upsize Your Home?

Looking to Upsize Your Home?

According to RE/MAX, one of the biggest trends for Canadian homeowners in 2021 are move-up buyers looking to purchase a home that offers more space for them and their families. In fact, this is true for a whopping 29% of Canadians! Unsurprisingly, this demographic is...
Time for a Mortgage Check-Up!

Time for a Mortgage Check-Up!

There has never been a better time for your annual mortgage health check-up! By organizing a quick mortgage review each year, it may yield you some fruitful financial savings.Your home loan review this year will examine the most common potential monthly savings...
Getting Your Yard Spring Ready

Getting Your Yard Spring Ready

Spring is just around the corner and I have a few great tips to help you get your yard ready for the coming season!Clean Up Your Yard: Remove any branches or other debris that has piled up over the winter months and then rake out dead grass and old leaves to help your...
What is a Reverse Mortgage?

What is a Reverse Mortgage?

Do you know that reverse mortgages are continuing to gain popularity for 55+ homeowners in Canada?For many Canadians who are looking to retire but currently facing high debt load and ongoing expenses, as well as reduced income, it can be a challenge. This is where the...
6 Smart Ways to Cut Your Energy Costs

6 Smart Ways to Cut Your Energy Costs

In the last decade, climate change and energy efficiency have become top of mind for many Canadians. From wanting to do our part by recycling to making our home as energy efficient as possible, there are so many benefits to being environmentally and energy...
2021 Spring Cleaning Tips!

2021 Spring Cleaning Tips!

As the sun starts coming back around, it is a great time to scrub those windows and deep clean your home! Here are some tips for a successful Spring cleaning adventure:Create a Playlist: Everything is more fun with a great playlist! Not only is music great therapy but...
Preparing for the Spring Market

Preparing for the Spring Market

Spring is almost here! To help you get prepared for the Spring market, I have put together some details on what you need to know whether you’re buying or selling!Selling This Spring?Here are some great tips for those of you looking to sell your home this Spring!Hire...