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What Is Home Equity and How Can I Build It?

What Is Home Equity and How Can I Build It?

October 6, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

Home equity is an essential asset for creating wealth and income. Learn how home equity is calculated, why it's important, and five steps you can take to build it. As you make monthly mortgage paymen ...

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How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate | Home Selling Advice

How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate | Home Selling Advice

September 15, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate - Home Selling Advice How to negotiate and handle low-ball offers on your real estate property in a buyer's market without compromising the value or wort ...

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Bank Of Canada Rate Update Sept 8, 2021

Bank Of Canada Rate Update Sept 8, 2021

September 8, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

Bank of Canada maintains policy rate, continues forward guidance and current pace of quantitative easing The Bank of Canada today held its target for the overnight rate at the effective lower boun ...

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What are credit scores and how are they important?

What are credit scores and how are they important?

September 1, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

A credit score is a number that shows how likely you are to pay or default on credit. It ranges from 300 to 850; the higher the number, the more creditworthy lenders deem you. Your credit history dete ...

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Getting a Mortgage as a Student

Getting a Mortgage as a Student

August 18, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

Purchasing a home is most likely one of the most sizable purchases most of us will ever make, and finally, buying a home is a dream come true for most. For students, it may seem like this dream is fo ...

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Buying Land To Build A Home in Vancouver, British Columbia

Buying Land To Build A Home in Vancouver, British Columbia

August 4, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

Buying Land To Build A Home If you've been dreaming of escaping your unruly neighbors, the hubbub of the city, or the restrictions of your homeowners' association, then buying land to build a home is ...

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How a Funding Condition Can Secure Purchasers From Financial and Legal Penalties in Vancouver, British Columbia

How a Funding Condition Can Secure Purchasers From Financial and Legal Penalties in Vancouver, British Columbia

August 4, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

When you make a deal to buy a home, in addition to thinking about how much money to provide, you likewise need to think about any conditions that you want to include. Some common conditions deal with ...

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What Happens if You Lose Your Job Before Closing?

What Happens if You Lose Your Job Before Closing?

July 7, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

A job loss a few days or weeks prior to closing your home purchase can be distressing; especially when you have no alternative source of income. Getting a new job can ease the situation, but it's not ...

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6 Persistent Real Estate Myths You Really Need to Ignore

6 Persistent Real Estate Myths You Really Need to Ignore

May 31, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

Whether you're a home-buyer or a seller, it pays to understand the real estate market if you want to get a good deal. Unfortunately, a series of damaging ideas has grown up around real estate which ca ...

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Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?

May 12, 2021 | Posted by: Rod Sinn

It's a dream to be able to pay off your mortgage early, but is there a downside?  While it sounds like a great idea, there are some factors to consider before doing so.  This article will ex ...

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