Top 5 reasons for needing a home appraisal

One of the most frequent questions we get is – why are home appraisals necessary? The fact is, there are a lot of times in your life when you might need an appraisal. Here are our top five reasons:   #1 – Financing your home From our experience, home financing is the most common reason […]

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How to Deal with Divorce Appraisals

Separating Fact from Friction: Going through a divorce or separation is difficult. It can be a trying and emotionally-charged time, often made even harder by the need to divide assets like money and property. While going through a trying time, having friends and family ask ‘what are you going to do with the house?’ can be […]

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Basement Apartments: A Suite Deal?

Thinking about adding ‘landlord’ to your resume? Converting unused basement space into a basement apartment or rental suite can not only increase the value of a home overall, but it can also put a bit of extra money in homeowners’ pockets. Having a rental suite can be an excellent way to pay off a mortgage. But how […]

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Home Renovations 101: Tips & Tricks

Whether or not you’re considering selling your home, pre-emptive investing in home renovations to increase the overall value of your property is always a good idea. But which home renovations are the best to maximize the value of your home? There are two main categories of home renovations: cosmetic and practical. Practical Home Renovations Practical renovations […]

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