The value of the right neighborhood

The value of the right neighborhood

By Jennifer Lynn Walker You know what they say in real estate: Location. Location. Location. It’s the most important factor in your decision to buy a home. Choosing the right neighbourhood has an impact on how much you’ll be able to walk and whether or not you have...

Buying with or without legal warranty

Buying with or without legal warranty

By Jennifer Lynn WalkerAny buyer looking for a property wants to know exactly what they are getting. Luckily, the law protects this interest.According to the real estate brokerage act, every property you buy in Quebec comes with legal warranty unless stated otherwise....

Real Estate Investing in Dorval

Real Estate Investing in Dorval

By Jennifer Lynn Walker Dorval, rich in history Dorval is the oldest city in the West Island, having been founded in 1667, and one of the oldest in Canada and North America. Dorval was originally named Gentilly. As with many other settlements on the island of...

How to handle the STRESS of buying or selling real estate

How to handle the STRESS of buying or selling real estate

By Jennifer Lynn Walker Stress is one of the biggest issues that plagues people during the real estate buying and selling process Problems with a house, irregularities with the certificate of location, money issues, fear of not finding the right home, not being sure...

NDG Condo

NDG Condo

By Jennifer Lynn Walker I am getting quite a bit of people looking for “NDG Condos” in the search engines and landing on my site. Of course, I am not surprised as it is a very desirable community to live in.The trendy Monkland street is the heart of the village. For...

Want to Start an Airbnb? Do Your Research First

Want to Start an Airbnb? Do Your Research First

By Jennifer Lynn Walker More and more people are turning to Airbnb for rental income. Some are creating a full-time or part-time side-business while others use it as a way to cover housing or condo costs while away on vacation. The potential income can outweigh a...

Montreal’s Great Neighbourhoods To Live In

Montreal’s Great Neighbourhoods To Live In

By Jennifer Lynn WalkerThese friendly, fun neighbourhoods have lots to see. There are trendy restaurants, outdoor terraces, boutiques and antique stores and these awesome neighbourhoods are stretched across Montreal.Sainte-Anne-de-BellevueFounded in 1703, it is the...

Banks Approving Buyers, But Not Houses

Banks Approving Buyers, But Not Houses

By Jennifer Lynn WalkerHomebuyers beware: banks are tightening up their protocols. While you may be approved for financing, your deal may still fall through because the bank turns down the house or building you want to buy.It’s happening. And when it does, it creates...

Lachine Rich in Vintage Real Estate Properties

Lachine Rich in Vintage Real Estate Properties

  Lachine is one of the oldest pioneer villages in Canada. Rich in history and culture, it’s also rich in vintage real estate properties. You can find homes dating back to 1765. Its neighbourhoods serve as the divide between the West Island and downtown so it’s...

The Ins and Outs of Buying a Condo

The Ins and Outs of Buying a Condo

By Jennifer Lynn Walker There are many obvious luxuries in buying a condo. The security of being in a community environment; the total hands-off building maintenance; and perhaps an incredible highrise view or great location in an enviable neighbourhood. But when...

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