More commonly known as the "welcome tax", transfer duties will be charged to the buyer in the weeks, sometimes even days, (... )
How much money should you set aside before getting serious about household buying ?
Generally speaking, the minimal downpayment (... )
Montreal city provides different incentive programs to promote home ownership and make homeownership sustainable for (... )
Let us start by clearing this up : LEED is an acronym referring to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, which is an (... )
The question of the hour. Let's say that "rich" is subjective, and "quickly" too!
To realize a lucrative (... )
- In short, a real estate flip is to buy a property, often at bargain price, to renovate it and resell it quickly in order to make a (... )
Being the very first step in purchasing a new home or one that is undergoing construction, the preliminary contract binds the (... )
While their property is undergoing construction, future owners are fully entitled to hire an inspector recognized from a professional (... )
In general, buying in presale almost always guarantees a better price since contractors need to obtain 30% to 60% of pre-sales before they (... )
Even tough the APCHQ (Garantie des bâtiments résidentiels neufs de l'Association provinciale des constructeurs (... )
In the field of new housing, guarantees usually fall into two categories : obligatory or optional.
Obligatory guarantees (GCR) (... )
According to the Appraisal Institute of Canada, the amount invested in the improvement of a property must not exceed 20% of the market (... )
Even tough the Garantie Qualité Habitation existed well before January 1st of 2015, it has now been merged with the GCR (... )
Big or tiny condo ? That is the issue.
Less than 4 units ? Congratulations ! Your condo is automatically eligible to the GCR (... )
Experts advise buyers to take advantage of less busy periods to negotiate the purchase of their new property. Two moments in the year are (... )
Are new constructions always and automatically guaranteed ?
Since January 2015, all residential constructions including up (... )
A garage is often non-negotiable for future condo buyers, and with the winters we have, it's understandable! A question always (... )
We will not tell you what to do, but there are some arguments to guide you.
- Time saving. If you have little time, a broker (... )
The GCR (Garantie Maison Neuve or new house guarantee) covers every new house as long as it includes less than 4 units and was built after (... )
The preliminary contract description of the unit you are buying, a location in the building, the selling price and the delivery date, among (... )
Even tough it existed well before January 1st of 2015, the Abritat guarantee has now been merged with the GCR mandatory guarantee.
It (... )
Trouvez un programme immobilier québécois sur GuideHabitation.ca. Comparez tous les programmes immobiliers (... )