This Fall update the look of your home with these happening new trends in the world of interior design. Skim through our list and you’ll notice a couple stunning themes: darker colours and a step away from minimalism.
Category: New Homes
First-Time Home Buyer Incentive
This past Monday (September 2, 2019) the federal government’s First-Time Home Buyer Incentive went into effect.
Creating a Home Inventory
Home insurance is never a fun topic. It’s annoying to have to fork out for the premiums, and the only time it pays off is when catastrophe strikes. It feels like one of those necessary evils. A rainy day fund for a day you hope never happens.
How to Map Your Weekly Routine and Pick the Perfect Community
If you’re in the market for a new home in the Edmonton area, you probably have a lot on your mind.
15 Questions to Ask a Show Home Area Manager
As you start the process of looking for your new home, you know thorough research is the best way to find the right builder for you. You want a company that’s going to meet all of your needs and treat you with the respect you deserve.
Realistically, a home is the biggest investment most of us will ever make. So, when making this large decision, you want to be sure you’re asking the right questions – especially when you’re touring show homes and speaking to area sales managers.
Is a New Townhome Your Best Option?
Whether you’re thinking about your first new home or you’re considering moving for the third or fourth time, you know that you have a lot of options. Townhomes sometimes seem like a “lesser” option if you’ve been dreaming about a family home, but there are a surprising number of advantages to this style of home.
Love Your Community: Forest Ridge
Forest Ridge is a bedroom community located near Fort Saskatchewan, and if it’s not on your radar yet, it should be.
This up-and-coming community has a lot of convenient features, and there will be even more benefits as the neighbourhood grows. Learn more about this community, then spend an afternoon in the area to see just how quiet and peaceful it can be.
Everything You Need to Know About Comparing Home Builders
You’ve decided you want to build a new home instead of buying a resale home, but now you have the task of choosing a home builder. On some levels, a lot of builders look the same. For instance, the popularity of things like open-concept living areas on the first floor and master suites upstairs means that most builders will include these things when designing homes.
Still, there are important differences that you should look out for. Pay attention to the things that matter most to your family, and allow that to guide your decision. Our tips should help you get started.
Fixer Upper or Building New – Which Is Better for You?
At some point, every house begins to lose its lustre. Cracks start appearing, appliances get worn out, paint gets chipped, and the interior of your home starts looking old, frumpy, and worn-out.
But when is it worth it to renovate and when is it better to start over? How do you look at your fixer-upper and decide if you should put in the time and money to fix it, or make the decision to build a brand new home?
7 Advantages of Downsizing
Many couples think about downsizing their homes once the kids have started their adult lives. Most would agree that there’s little need for a 1,800+ square foot home when it’s just the two of you. However, moving can be a hassle, and there are wonderful memories associated with that family home.