February 2021

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Home 

Posted on Feb 28, 2021

Janine Thomson - Victoria's Real Estate Agent
Buying a Home                             Credit: Mashvisor 

You’ve been saving for awhile, weighing your options, looking around casually. Now you’ve finally decided to do it—you’re ready to buy a house. The process of buying a new home can be incredibly exciting, yet stressful, all at once. Where do you start?It is essential you do your homework before you begin. Learn from the experienc...

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The Risks & Rewards in Bully Offer Situations

Posted on Feb 27, 2021

Janine Thomson - Victoria real estate agent

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I am sure as I write this, that many of you have heard about latest hype with 'bully offers,' but may not know the details from a real estate agents perspective. Though bully offers cut to the chase and get right down to business. 
There may be some rewards in the outcome for a Seller, but there is also a consequence, a risk f...

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11 Buyer's Tips for Success in a Seller's Market 

Posted on Feb 07, 2021

 Janine Thomson - Victoria Real Estate Agent
Buyers tips for success in a Sellers Market
Expand your search. Home prices are always higher in the hottest neighbourhoods. Everyone is looking for the ideal home and thats a big competition in a small market. Just because your peers are buzzing about a certain neighbourhood, doesn’t mean you don’t have the best schools. lower tax rates or better amenities in a different one. 
(Tip) Look a...

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