Tips & Advice

10 Hidden Costs of Owning a Home

If you ask someone what homeownership means to them, they would most likely talk about the stability, security, and accomplishment of owning a home. Indeed, in today’s world, it is exciting and fulfilling to be

July 18th, 2018

What is a Pied-à-Terre?

If you live in a bigger city such as New York City then it’s likely you’ve heard of someone boasting about their pied-à-terre. While the term itself may make you think of a delicious baguette

July 5th, 2018

What is a Mortgage? – Part Three

Now that we’re familiar with different mortgage terms, we’ll start looking into how to actually get a mortgage. Prior to choosing your mortgage plan, be sure you understand your personal financial situation and how lenders

June 18th, 2018

What is a Mortgage? – Part Two

Last time, we went over the basics of what a mortgage is. Today, we’ll continue by discussing other important terms you should consider when it comes to choosing between different mortgages: Principal: The amount of

June 11th, 2018

What is a Mortgage? – Part One

Unless you have hundreds of thousands of dollars saved up in the bank, odds are, you’re going to have to look into getting a mortgage before you can purchase your dream home. But… what is

May 31st, 2018