While having a team mastermind the other day we got chatting about “Bully Offers”, and it quickly became clear as everyone shared a recent story about them that Bully Offers have become an icon […]
Hey, it’s me Alex Wickham, are you looking for a Wicked home? What many people don’t realize is that the buying process can go very fast! Once you decide to […]
Hey, it’s me Alex Wickham. Are you looking for a Wicked home? Now that you’ve got your financial situation figure out, it’s time to think about what kind of home […]
Are you just beginning to think about starting your home search, but you aren’t sure where to begin? Stay tuned as we offer you Home Team Ottawa’s Road Map to Buying […]
Thanks to our friends at Capitol Home Lending for this great information. Kim Lambert 613-859-3419 Peter Rostocki 613-355-9493 Understanding Credit Bureaus. Financial information on your credit report Your credit report […]
If you are a buyer in this low inventory market, like the one that we currently have here in Ottawa (2017-18), its imperative that you are working with a Buyer […]
But, one couple’s home search did pan out and it’s a wonderful story.
Reading through a real estate ad and see the phrase “Back-up Offers Only”, don’t worry if you’re left wondering what that means. Let Home Team Ottawa explain. Back-Up offers Only is a REALTORS® polite way […]
The Listing Agent, that’s the name on the sign has listed the property for 5 or 6% commission. Traditionally they are offering 2.5% or 3% to a buyer’s agent so if you buy the home directly from the Listing Agent, they are getting a win fall, a double end as we call it in the business. So surely they can knock a percent or two off the price, from that extra commission they are earning to give you a deal. Right!
You’ve found it, the Perfect Home! There is just one problem, you’re home needs to be sold in order to buy this one…
Welcome to the world of First Refusals. This Field Guide will help you navigate the real estate market when you need to sell your home in order to buy the one you want.