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  • How to Choose Between a House or a Condo

    Tips for Helping you Decide Between a House or Condo When choosing to create a new beginning and a new home there are many different options, all which require serious thought, research, and factoring. Whether you’re just starting out, or are looking to start fresh, the most two common options are between a condo and a house. But how do you properly determine whether or not to purchase a condo…
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  • How to Decide if a Condo is a Good Fit for You

    Is a Condo Right for Your Lifestyle? Condos are a great choice if you are looking for something low-maintenance to fit both your easy going and busy lifestyle. They are the perfect choice for either a primary home, second home or even as an investment property. There are a few things to think about before you decide to live in a condo or house since they each share their own differences. Here are…
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  • Here are 3 Extra Features to Look for in a Condo

    Look for these 3 Features When Purchasing a Condo Condo sales are getting higher and higher in the busy cities. Not only are they usually very well located, low-maintenance and work well with easy lifestyles, the development of them is beginning more modern. With the building of new condo developments, they are coming up with more and more features, some useful and some not so useful. Here are some additional…
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  • How to Renovate a Condo to Suit Your Style

    Improve the Look of Your Condo to Show off your Style When it comes to renovating your condo, there are tons of different things you can do that can make it look stunning and suit your character. Whether you want to create a new look or elevate your existing look, you can renovate your condo through painting, lighting, and home furnishings to suit your specific style. More than just boosting the…
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  • Our Condo Inspection Checklist for Your Next Tour

    When you choose to either upgrade or downsize to a condo, there are a few things you should keep in mind as you’re touring all potential condos. Don’t Rush Through It As you’re touring the condo, make sure you aren’t rushing. This is likely to be one of the biggest financial investments of your life so knowing what you’re paying for is important. If you rush through the tour without…
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  • How to Watch for Bad Condo Investments

    When you’re on the market for a condo there are many different factors you need to take into consideration before signing on the dotted line. A condo is a great investment as long as you invest in a good condo. But how can you be sure that your condo is a good investment? Here are some things to look for when you're in the process of purchasing a condominium and…
    How to Avoid Bad Condo Investments
  • Condo Ownership Considerations that are Usually Overlooked

    Whether it’s your a first-time home buyer, or looking to downsize, a condo is the perfect solution and a great option. Although, when looking at a condo there are certain ownership details which need to be taken into consideration. These details may even require the consultation of a lawyer who is familiar and well versed with the applicable laws regarding the condo and its location. Before you purchase your condo, here are…
  • The Top 3 Differences Between Buying a Condo and Buying a House

    There are a number of major differences between purchasing a condo and a house in terms of what you get and the responsibilities you assume. In general, you gain more benefits from owning your own home, but this also comes with added responsibilities. Taking care of your home will ultimately fall back on you, whereas condo maintenance is up to the owners of the building. Therefore, when you own a…
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  • The Top 5 Reasons You Need to Buy a Condo

    The Benefits of Buying a Condo Although many people strive to buy a standalone home, there are many advantages to purchasing a condominium. Before purchasing your next home, consider getting a condo and what it could do for you. Balance the lifestyle you want with that of a condo, and consider some of the following major benefits of living in a condo: 1) Low Upkeep and Maintenance for Condo Living…
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  • Condos for Rent in Mississauga – 2014 Last Quarter Report

    Within the entire GTA, the TREB’s fourth quarter 2014 Rental Market Report reported condo rentals increased by 17.2% compared to the fourth quarter of 2013. Despite the increase, the average rents across the board did not increase by much at all. In fact, there was a 0% increase in average rent among 2 bedrooms. The greatest increase was among bachelor suites of 3% which translates into an average increase in…