By: Françoise Pollard & Keith Goldson

Mortgage Pre-approval and Mortgage Programs for First-time Homebuyers

Tags: Mortgage, pre-approval, first-time homebuyer, real estate

Homebuyers usually dread to drop by at the lender’s office and they often decide to leave that part “for later” focusing on the fun part first: home showings. But, buying a home requires a good plan and structure and I always try to explain to my clients the importance of a mortgage pre-approval. How much house can you actually afford? You may have done your own math, but to avoi...Read More

By: Françoise Pollard & Keith Goldson

Having A Home Inspection Soon? Here Is What You Can Do!

Tags: HOME INSPECTION, REPAIRS AND FIXTURES, BE THE PERFECT SELLER

Getting an offer for a home is a very exciting moment for sellers, but it might be too early to bring out the champagne glasses if homebuyers request a home inspection. Some buyers will want a professional home inspector to take a look before they are ready to invest in the house/condo they liked at first sight. Sellers are often unaware that every flaw in the home will be detected and reported. W...Read More