Downsizing Your House

5 Benefits of Downsizing Your House in Ottawa

In real estate today, less is more! There is a trend towards smaller homes for many reasons; families have fewer children on one end of the spectrum, the well-known 2.5 children under the age of 18 per household have dropped, now coming in at an average of 1.93. Often, homeowners find rooms that once were … Continued

Liens

How to Sell a House With Liens in Ottawa

Should the process of a title search reveal existing liens, it can certainly clog up the gears on the sale of your home. A lien is a legal notice of an unpaid debt. For example, suppose you feel the claim details are incorrect or that the creditor filed the lien on your property in error. … Continued

Sell a House

How to Sell a House in Ottawa That is Worth Less Than You Owe

When you’re upside down on your mortgage or owe more than the current market value, it can feel like your back is against the wall. Typically fluctuations in the economy cause downward trends in real estate pricing, which can have an ill effect on those with little to no equity, for whatever reason. Often, homeowners … Continued

Inheriting a Property

5 Things You Should Know About Inheriting a Property in Ottawa

How exciting! You’ve inherited a house! But wait, not so fast.  Without giving it much thought, many consider inheriting a house a windfall. However, the reality is that you may be inheriting a sinking ship that you’ll be responsible for, whether you can afford it or not. So while the best intentions may have motivated … Continued

Sell Your House

How to Sell Your House Without a Ottawa Real Estate Agent

When it comes time to sell, it can be challenging to make all of the decisions you’ll face during the process. But, of course, your first decision is the method you’ll use to sell your home. Your home, likely one of the most significant investments of your lifetime, holds a high value to you. Therefore, … Continued

Mobile Home

How to Sell a Mobile Home Without a Ottawa Real Estate Agent

When it is time to sell your mobile home, in the hopes of making more profits, you may decide against listing with a real estate agent to save the commissions for yourself. However, once you have completed this decision, you may be left wondering what your next step should be. Therefore, you must go into … Continued

How to Sell Land Without a Ottawa Real Estate Agent

Time to sell your land? Whether you’ve reached the point of exit with the investment, your dreams have changed, the parcel no longer suits your building plans, or life has taken an unexpected turn, it’s easy to understand that you don’t want to split the profits with a real estate agent when you can sell … Continued