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By: Property Spark, sponsored by Lucy Vocino

4 Advantages Of Making Extra Payments To Pay Your Mortgage

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As a homeowner, you owe it to yourself to save money where you can. You probably already know how loans work, but where your mortgage is concerned, there are several reasons why making extra payments to pay down your mortgage is a good idea.  If you own your home, you’ve probably already heard that paying extra towards your mortgage loan principal every month or making an extra payment...Read More

By: Lucy Vocino

6 Real Estate Professionals All Homeowners Need

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  Buying or selling property is a group effort requiring the assistance of many real estate professionals. Whether you only own one house or you’re an investor with many properties, you need a team of experts who know what they’re doing. Here are 6 real estate professionals every homeowners needs. Have you ever heard the saying, “It takes a village to raise a child?”...Read More

By: Lucy Vocino

Why You Shouldn't Pay Cash For Real Estate Investments

Tags: 5 reasons not to pay cash for a real estate investment property.

  Real estate investing is a balancing act requiring know-how and a bit of luck. Part of knowing how to invest is choosing the right way to pay for your investments. Do you obtain a mortgage or pay cash? In this post, we’ll discuss why you shouldn’t pay cash for a real estate investment. The beauty of real estate investing is that you have several options when it comes to how yo...Read More

4 Tips On How You Can Sell Your Home Fast

By: Lucy Vocino

4 Tips On How You Can Sell Your Home Fast

Tags: Sell your home quickly with these helpful tips!

In an ideal world, selling your home would be easy, and it would happen fast. Unfortunately, some houses sit on the market for months before the right buyer comes along. It can be frustrating for you as the seller.  Whether it’s peak home buying season or not, there are things you can do to attract the right buyer. Below are four tips on how you can sell your home fast.Be Reasonable Abo...Read More

7 Signs It’s Time To Buy A New Home. 

By: Lucy Vocino

7 Signs It’s Time To Buy A New Home. 

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  Moving to a new house may not be the easiest process, but it can be the best solution for some of your current house-related headaches. Few people look forward to the gruelling process of selling their house, packing up all their belongings, and then transporting mountains of boxes and furniture. But the challenges of moving may be worth all the headaches if it’s the right time and t...Read More

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How Much Capital Do You Need To Start Investing In Real Estate?

Tags: Real Estate Investment

Investing in real estate is a great way to create residual income and save for retirement. Many people who want to invest don’t realize just how much it costs. Find out how much capital you need to begin investing in real estate, and start planning for a better future. The biggest obstacle when investing in real estate is saving enough money to purchase the property. Buying real estate is o...Read More

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6 Tips on How To Keep Your Home Clean

Tags: Homes in Pickering, Clean home tips

Everyone starts off the week with an extremely clean and tidy home and as the days go by, they realize that their home is a mess! These 6 tips will help you have a daily cleaning routine and keep your home neat and tidy. Clean Your Dishes After every meal, you should clean your dishes right away. After all, you don’t want your kitchen and sink to turn into a disaster! No one likes doing dis...Read More

Tips For Buying Your First Investment Property

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Tips For Buying Your First Investment Property

Tags: Things you should consider before becoming a first time renter.

There are a number of things to know when investing in aproperty to rent out. This process involves many pros and cons that you should know about. Check out some tips that will help you make this complicated process much simpler. Make Sure You Have The Time Being a first time landlord is equivalent to a part-time job. It consumes a lot of your time while you’re in the process of learning th...Read More

Home Buyers, Avoid These Mistakes

By: Lucy Vocino

Home Buyers, Avoid These Mistakes

Tags: Home Buyers, Homes in Toronto and the GTA

  Buying a home can be a very exciting time for a family.  If it's a home built from the ground up, or an older well-maintained home in a quiet neighborhood, emotional conections and impulse decisions among other factors can lead to many pitfalls in the home buying process.  These are three of the most critical mistakes homebuyers can make when purchasing a new home. Buying mo...Read More