First Home Buyers Resources

Buying Your First Home?

When you decide to purchase your first home there are many factors to consider.  How much can you afford?  Do you qualify for a mortgage? What type of mortgage should you get?  How much of a downpayment do you need?  What should you  budget for closing costs?  Here are some resources to assist you:

First Time Buyers Fast Facts

Buying your first home can be a daunting prospect. Learn the pros and cons of renting vs owning, the steps involved in buying  and get access to a Handy Home Buyer checklist & Costs worksheet.

Click below to download this informative free pamphlet.

Mortgage Calculator

Before you start  house hunting, use this easy mortgage calculator to figure out how much your monthly mortgage payments will be.

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Understanding Mortgages:

Don’t be baffled by mortgages. Learn the mortgage basics,  terms and payment options  available in Canada.

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Fit to Buy Videos

RE/MAX has created  “Fit To Buy”  –   a comprehensive series of videos with helpful information to guide you through the home buying process.

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Moving Tips

After you’ve found your home it’s time to plan for the actual move. Use our handy moving checklist,  moving schedule and change of address checklist. 

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Comprehensive Buyers Guide

This informative guide takes you through the entire house buying process and offers insightful hints and tips.

Click below to view and download this free guide today!

Buying a home is the biggest purchase you will make in your lifetime. Make this very important decision with confidence by choosing an experienced, knowledgeable team to assist you.

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