Saturday, April 11, 2015

Choosing a Home with Basement Apartment

Renting out a basement residence, additionally referred to as an accessory apartment or 2nd suite, can be a common approach to cover some of the expenses that come with home ownership.

However it’s very important that you be certain that the apartment is legal.







Most experts suggest doing your homework before deciding upon a real estate professional to work with and, in a case like this, it’s doubly very important.

Meet up with with at the very least a few potential candidates and be certain to ask them about their expertise regarding apartments, basement suites or otherwise.

You’ll need to confirm the legality of the basement apartment before you put an offer on a property.


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Saturday, March 21, 2015

Title Insurance Home

Should I consider title insurance when I invest in a home.

Is it truly necessary?

What does it protect?

Even though title insurance is not a requirement in Ontario, some suggest that every single purchaser consider coverage when they buy a home.




“Title” refers to your legal ownership of the property, as registered in the government’s land registration system. Title insurance covers losses associated to the property’s title or ownership, including:

  • Title complications that prevent you from possessing clear ownership of one's property.
  • Existing liens in opposition to the title, for example if the preceding owner had unpaid property taxes.
  • Challenges related to encroachment on someone else’s property, for example, if a structure had to be removed because it is partially on your neighbour’s property.
  • Mistakes in surveys and public records.
  • Any other title-related factors that could affect your ability to sell, mortgage or lease your home in the future.



Primarily, title insurance provides a wide range of coverage that can offer you major added benefits in the event something goes wrong.

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Consider Title Insurance

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Haliburton Homes

Vacation Home Potential Buyers Get A Lot More Bang for His or Her Buck in Haliburton

You will discover bargains to be had for absolutely everyone shopping for an Ontario lakefront cottage or lakefront vacation home in cottage country.





Consumer’s just ought to look beyond the Muskoka Lakes district and set ones sights on the Haliburton Highlands, according to Rob Serediuk, a licensed real estate sales representative with Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited Brokerage’s Haliburton / Kawartha Lakes office.

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Monday, January 26, 2015

Haliburton Highlands Fall Sunrise


Enjoy the magic of a fall sunrise in Haliburton Highlands cottage country, Ontario, Canada. Video captured using iPhone