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2023 RE/MAX Quest For Excellence Scholarship

Posted on Jan 27, 2023

The RE/MAX  2023 Quest for Excellence®

The Quest for Excellence scholarship program is a cash scholarship that recognizes students for their ongoing community contributions and pursuit of leadership.

About the Award

RE/MAX Canada is pleased to expand the existing Quest for Excellence scholarship program in 2023, now offering 40 scholarships of $1,000 e...

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What to Know About FSBOs

Posted on Dec 29, 2022

We have gathered some important information to know about FSBOs when it comes to real estate. With technology always on hand and information literally at our fingertips, many people have taken a do-it-yourself approach when it comes to consumables, everything from products and services, to purchases of every kind – including real estate. Generation...

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7 Ways to Cut Down On the Cost of Your Utilities 

Posted on Dec 06, 2022

Are you tired of hearing about inflation, price hikes, and gas prices? Unfortunately, inflation has affected all of us. And to top it off, the holiday season is quickly approaching, and budgeting is a constant on many of our minds. We wanted to pass on a few things you can do in your home to help you cut energy costs this winter.

1. Replace Weather...

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4 Types of Mortgages

Posted on Nov 25, 2022 in Buyer's Guide to Residential Real Estate

Whether it is your first or tenth home, it's always good to know your mortgage options. I thought I’d share four types of mortgages to help you start the home buying process.

Open Mortgage

An Open Mortgage is for you if you want complete flexibility regarding your mortgage. This mortgage allows you to make large payments and pay off the loan without...

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Agent Safety Month: Open House Safety Tips for Realtors

Posted on Sep 12, 2022 in Realtor Tips

Open House Safety Tips for Real Estate Agents

  • Encourage the seller to secure valuables ahead of time. Seek an offsite and secure location that clients can trust to keep their special and/or priceless items safe.

  • Be familiar with the property layout and identify exit routes, obstacles, rooms with locks and spaces that could make one vulnerable.

  • Check a...

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Housing Affordability In Canada: 2022 Report

Posted on Jul 21, 2022

Relocation, relocation, relocation: Canadians love their neighbourhoods, but will move to achieve housing affordability

For 64 per cent of Canadians, relocation is among the top sacrifice they’d be willing to make in order to achieve housing affordability; however, half (50 per cent) agree that the farthest they would go would be less than 100 kilom...

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