What Millennials Look for in a Home

Posted: October 12, 2018

Although it was just recent that the years to describe the age of millennials was just confirmed, the oldest would be approaching their mid-thirties. People born from 1981-1996 are considered millennials. They are poised to do many things in the world, not the least of which is to start families and buy homes. In some…

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When considering a home renovation, it can be difficult to decide what to upgrade now and what can wait. There are questions that you should ask yourself about the renovation that can help you determine what to focus your attention on as some renovations will add property value while others will not. In considering the…

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Accessible Housing in Saskatoon

Posted: August 15, 2018

Everyone deserves the right to live independently. Unfortunately, this is a reality unavailable to many people with limited mobility due to physical disabilities, as well as the elderly. Across Canada, both the provincial and federal governments are taking the steps needed to ensure that accessible housing is available for all, regardless of age or physical…

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When buying a home, you will need a lawyer to help guide you through the legal side of acquiring your new home. They will also assist you in navigating the legal requirements that are involved in purchasing a property. They are the ones who will develop the property papers and handle the closing of the…

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With the widespread availability of the internet, people are looking online for virtually everything these days. This fact extends to the real estate market in Saskatoon, SK, as an overwhelming majority of potential home buyers are turning to the Internet when they embark on their search for the perfect property. The same goes for hopeful…

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Title Insurance—A need or a want?

Posted: July 17, 2018

Often homebuyers are presented with the option of purchasing title insurance. Other times, the purchaser is required to buy title insurance by the mortgage lender. Either way, title insurance protects you, the purchaser, and the mortgage lender. But first, what is title insurance? Why do you need it? Do you really need it? Buying a…

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Looking for a new home can be an exhilarating experience, however, knowing what to watch for can make the process a little easier. Here are a few things to keep in mind when you are looking for a home in Saskatoon.   1. Location, Location, Location   A basic tenet of real estate is that…

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How To Prepare Your Home For Summer

Posted: July 13, 2018

Summer is the hottest of the seasons and it is probably the most loved one. It is such a great season, that many people wait until it is summer to enjoy their holidays. The warmness of the sun, the tropical drinks and the amazing activities, such as swimming, barbequing, biking and sunbathing, are some of…

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Although it is an exciting time, looking for a new home can be one of the busiest and most stressful experiences of your life. Amid the chaos, it is easy to forget the little things, especially if this is your first time going through the process. There are a lot of things to keep in…

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Townhouse vs. Duplex

Posted: May 10, 2018

For many first-time home buyers and young families, purchasing a traditional detached house is not an investment they are prepared to make. In this case, both townhouses and duplexes are ideal alternatives because they offer more reasonable price tags than detached homes and larger living areas than apartments. While the differences between a townhouse and…

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