Moving & Relocating

Why Downsizing Could Be the Best Move for Your Retirement

Posted on Apr 16, 2024 in Moving & Relocating

Canada’s current generation of retirees, or those on the cusp of retirement, are stuck between a rock and a hard place. The inflationary climate has made it challenging for seniors, forcing older Canadians to maintain their living standards and navigate a turbulent economic environment. One facet of this struggle is housing. For many retirees, down...

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What Should You Look for when Evaluating a New Neighbourhood?

Posted on May 12, 2023 in Moving & Relocating

What Should You Look for when Evaluating a New Neighbourhood

It can be tough to find the perfect place to live. Each neighbourhood has its pros and cons, and the definition of an ideal neighbourhood can change depending on your stage in life. Young families may want to live within walking distance of great schools, while single Millennials may be more interested in an area in proximity to work and play in th...

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Address Change Checklist

Posted on Feb 16, 2023 in Moving & Relocating

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There is nothing like receiving a handwritten note from a loved one, delivered the old-fashioned way directly to your mailbox. Sure, bills, letters, cards, and more can easily and more efficiently be accessed online, but where is the fun in that?

You have nearly reached the end of your home-buying journey, and although the road has been long and win...

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Five Important Factors When Buying a Cottage

Posted on Jul 11, 2022 in Moving & Relocating

Buying a cottage
If you’re considering buying a cottage in Canada and have been watching the market, you already know this market segment has seen a surge in competition between buyers over the last decade. In recent years, cabins and cottages have been in high demand, as interest in renting out personal properties for extra income has become more accessible throug...

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New Homeowner Spotlight: Things to do ASAP!

Posted on May 24, 2022 in Moving & Relocating

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As a new homeowner, this is an exciting time in your life. You’ve just bought a new house and you’re getting ready to move. You spend your time daydreaming about where your furniture is going to go, creating floor plans, and writing out interior design ideas so that you can make your new house a home.

With all the excitement and celebrations typical...

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Best Cities to Live in BC

Posted on Apr 25, 2022 in Moving & Relocating

best cities to live in BC
They say the “west coast is the best coast.” If that is true, what are some of the best cities to live in BC? As Canada’s most western province, British Columbia attracts plenty of people from other part of Canada who want to be close to the mountains and the fresh ocean air. Sitting just on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, British Columbia has temp...

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