Helpful Tips to Get a Mortgage

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Buying a home is an exciting time, as it’s often the biggest purchase of your life. Although this time is filled with anticipation and joy, it can also come with stress and worry. Once the purchase is made, trying to figure out the financial details of a mortgage can be difficult. Woolcott Realty has the… Read more »

2017 Home Decor Trends

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With the beginning of a new year, it’s time to introduce a fresh look into your home too. However, with all of the home décor trends available, it’s hard to know what’s trending versus what’s no longer fashionable. There’s no need to worry, though! We’ve created the list below of some of the biggest home… Read more »

Tips for Moving in Winter

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Let’s consider that you have sold your home, and your move is going to take place right in the middle of winter in Southern Ontario. While winter means freezing temperatures and plenty of snow to make the process challenging, we offer several tips we’ve learned from experienced movers to help your winter move go smoothly:… Read more »

Real Estate Experts’ Tips for Winter Showings

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We all know that winter is not the optimal time to be selling your home in Canada. However, there are a lot of ways you can still make your home look more appealing for the buyer to help close the deal. Spruce up your home’s appeal with tips for winter showings below from the professional… Read more »

Why Use a Realtor?

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If you are buying or selling your home, you may be tempted to forego paying a commission to a real estate agent and instead, opt to complete your real estate transaction on your own. However, this may not be the best route to take.   Especially in today’s highly competitive market, you need a specialist… Read more »

Application of “Stress Test” Affects Homeowners

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Thinking of buying a home? If so, you should be aware of some new housing rule changes that will drastically affect the borrowing amount for home buyers. The Introduction of a “Stress Test” to All New Mortgages The biggest change is the introduction of a “stress test” to all new, insured mortgages – including those… Read more »