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7 02, 2018

Rent vs Home Ownership (Rent to Own)

By |2018-02-07T12:38:54+00:00February 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Shelter is one of the most basic of necessities. In general, people can either rent, buy or rent to own a place to live. Home ownership is often idealized, but it is not without its own pros and cons. Because financial situations vary from one person to the next, owning a home may be ideal [...]

7 12, 2017

Debt Management – How it Affects Your Credit Score

By |2017-12-07T13:23:00+00:00December 7th, 2017|Credit, Credit Cards, Credit History, Credit Repair, Credit Report, credit score, Debt, Debt Consolidation|0 Comments

Everyone and their mother in credit repair will preach to you that paying down or paying off your credit cards is a good idea (keeps interest lower and helps improve/maintain your good credit standing) BUT did you know that you shouldn't close credit card accounts once they are paid down? Paying off credit cards is [...]

27 04, 2017

Rent to Own: Is it Right for You?

By |2018-02-06T11:19:57+00:00April 27th, 2017|rent-to-own, Uncategorized|4 Comments

Believe it or not, the term rent to own is becoming more and more mainstream in today's real world.  It is becoming harder and harder for a big chunk of our population to qualify for their own mortgages even if they have already decided they want to own versus renting.  Why?  Simply put, sometimes bad [...]

10 02, 2017

House Supply Making it Hard to Find a House

By |2018-02-06T11:26:10+00:00February 10th, 2017|Buying a New House, home ownership, Housing Market|0 Comments

House supply is making it harder to find a home in Ontario and it will only get worse as the population rises unless more homes are built in the province, says the leader of Ontario Real Estate Association. Tim Hudak says that policy makers must focus on supply issues with inventory at record-low levels. “Realtors [...]

30 01, 2017

Why Rent to Own Could Help You Get Into Home Ownership

By |2017-02-16T11:28:15+00:00January 30th, 2017|Buying a New House, Rent to Own Agreement, rent-to-own|0 Comments

Rising prices, shorter amortization and tougher lending rules are making things so much tougher for anyone (not just the first time homebuyers) to get  in to the housing market these days. Forget that life as we know it today includes debts, credit issues, inflation and likely smaller salary increases then we would like to see, it [...]