Welcome to our real estate blog – browse and read these articles to get news, advice and practical tips on buying and selling real estate throughout Orangeville, Shelburne, Caledon and surrounding areas.
We are spoiled by having access to beautiful recreational land at our doorstep while still having quick access to all the big city amenities. Well, the government wants to protect some of that land, namely the land that is part of our watershed. With Dufferin being in the heart of the Headwaters region, many of our properties fall under the jurisdiction of a conservation authority.
A home inspection is an important part of the buying process; but, choosing a qualified home inspector to do the inspection is just as important. Ashley’s article provides 3 important rules to follow when choosing a home inspector.
There are a lot of choices when it comes to windows. Double hung, slider, casement are to name but a few. Cheryl’s blog explains the difference between choices of windows as well as provides some links into local vendors here in Dufferin.
WETT inspections are a common element in most Agreements of Purchase and Sale should the property have a wood burning system. Ashley’s blog explain what a WETT inspection is and why it is important to have one done.
When purchasing a home, insulation is one of the items that is on the inspector’s home inspection list . Cheryl’s blog explains the purpose of insulation as well as the various types that can be found in homes.
Getting a pre-approved mortgage can be a benefit to both the buyer and the seller. It allows the buyer to know how much they can borrow and shows the seller that they are working with a motivated buyer.