Posts Tagged "market"

Listing Tip #1 Price it right and make more money (Part 2)

Ryan Coffey

Should You Start Out with a HIGH Listing Price? It’s important to challenge a long-standing “myth” of real estate. “The initial listing price isn’t that important because the price can always be adjusted down later.” Many homeowners believe this. It is a myth. It’s…

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Five things you should not do before you buy a home

Ryan Coffey

So you have decided it is time to buy a home. Congratulations, you have made a wise decision. Planning ahead is crucial to buying a home, particularly if you don’t have extensive financial resources. Since mortgage lenders will be sizing…

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A Buyer Needs A Plan

Ryan Coffey

One of the first things I ask every buyer is “Are you pre approved?” I imagine that sometimes people think that I am being nosy about how much they can afford.  In reality, I just want to know if they…

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Real Estate Terms: Title Search

Ryan Coffey

Just about every contract of purchase and sale I’ve ever seen has included a subject clause that says that the offer is subject to the Buyer’s review and approval of a title search. A title search is a government issued…

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The Basics on Buying Real Estate in B.C.

Ryan Coffey

Being someone whose profession keeps them continually immersed in the world of real estate, it’s sometimes easy for me to forget that it’s a world shrouded in esoteric mystery. No, not “The Lord of the Rings” kind of esoteric mystery…

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Attention readers from the U.S. (and other internationals considering buying property in Canada) PART 2

Ryan Coffey

To continue the series on how non-Canadians (particularly Americans) can purchase real estate in Canada, an Immigration Lawyer associate of mine has been kind enough to share his insights on the matter from the perspective of immigration. Joshua Sohn is…

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