Tag: home renovation

How to buy and renovate your new home

July 10, 2017 | By | Add a Comment

Many Toronto home buyers are looking at older properties and find themselves in a common predicament: they’ve found a property that suits them, but it needs some costly and immediate upgrades. Good news. We’ve got a mortgage that will keep you financially afloat! “Purchase Plus Improvements” Mortgage The cost of the immediate renovations you are […]

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Reaching your financial goals

February 1, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

What’s on your bucket list? Your bucket list includes all the goals you want to achieve, and the life experiences and dreams you want to fulfill. It’s often viewed as a “to-do” list for the golden years of retirement, but your bucket list can also include items that you can fulfill now or in the […]

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Wearing my 11-year-old kid’s socks today. Here’s why

January 14, 2013 | By | 1 Comment

… or, notes from a home renovation I couldn’t find any of my own socks today.  I am in the midst of a home renovation – a home we’re currently living in, by the way – and everything is all over the place.  I went to the family room to locate my most of my clothes, the […]

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Five Steps to Making Your Dream Renovation a Reality

May 25, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

The idea of a stunning gourmet kitchen or sparkling spa-style bathroom may have you chomping at the bit to begin a home renovation. But if you listen to the advice of experienced renovators, they will tell you that pre-planning and advanced preparation are the secrets to renovation success.

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Spring Into Great Home Renovations

March 12, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

If your spring home renovation plans involve larger projects, it can make sense to refinance your mortgage, which allows you to get the very best borrowing rates by using the equity in your home.  

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