By: Kashif Siddiqui

Is condo a good Investment in GTA?

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Sure it is, depeding on your situation and requirements. Here is some info: When is the best time to buy a condo for investment? Pre-construction, during, post or even several years after it's been built?  During pre-construction, investors who buy early in the process get the best choice of available suites, as well as the best price. Buying pre-construction also gives you time for y...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui


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Mississauga is all about LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! Half of the expected population growth of the Greater Toronto Area occurs in Mississauga alone. Most of the land in Mississauga has already been developed and is ready for eager home buyers. The market is both healthy for those who wish to sell and those who wish to buy! The civic square is in development stage and around forty million dollars i...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui

What you should look for in a Potential House Flip

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So what should you look for in a potential house flip?   Location. Expert house flippers can’t stress this enough. Find a home in a desirable neighborhood, or in a city where people want to live. Start by researching local cities and neighborhoods. Look for areas with rising real estate sales, employment growth, and other indicators. Sound Condition. You don’t want to tear the ...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui

Why Invest In Canada

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Innovation + Stability = Profitability A welcoming business environment Canada is the best country in the G-20 to do business, according to both Forbes and Bloomberg. Unparalleled market access Once CETA comes into force, foreign investors in Canada will have assured preferential access to both NAFTA and the EU - a vibrant market with a combined GDP of US$35 trillion, or nearly one-h...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui

When Buying A New Condominium

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So, you are thinking of buying a new condominium? Below is some basic information you may need to find out before making a purchase. Check with the developer and municipality about construction plans in the neighbouring area. Is the building part of a larger complex? What are the plans to build other structures, such as a high-rise, nearby? Could new buildings change the view from your ...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui

Five Per Cent Down Payment Program

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Program With as little as five per cent down payment, from personal or other sources (see below for eligible other sources), all home buyers have access to mortgage insurance enabling them to enter the housing market, as long as they can meet the standards for a five year fixed-rate mortgage. Details • Mortgage insurance for 95 p...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui

Buy or Sell First?

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For homeowners aiming to sell their home and buy another, it's the classic real estate, which came first, the chicken or the egg, question -- buy or sell first? If you sell first, you may find yourself under a tight deadline to find another house, or be forced in temporary quarters. If you buy first, you may be saddled with two mortgage payments for at least a couple months. You may need...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui



There are many television shows today that focus on home staging. If you have not watched any, do yourself a favor and tune in. They all say the same thing: do not even consider putting your house on the market until you have taken a close look at its condition. Experienced sales people know that you only have one shot at impressing potential buyers, so take some time to prepare your home for show...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui


Tags: Sellers,Real Estate,Mississauga, Burlington, Milton, Oakville

Occasionally, one can see "For Sale By Owner" signs, and some owners think that selling their own home will not only save them money, but believe they have an advantage over the sellers that have their home listed by a reputable Real Estate sales professional. Before you decide to take on this very important and legally complicated process…remember not even most Real Estate Law...Read More

By: Kashif Siddiqui

Advantages of Bigger Down Payments

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When you require a mortgage for more than 80% of the purchase price of a property, that mortgage must be insured by Canada Mortgage and Housing (CMHC) or GE Mortgage insurance. The premium charged by these company`s decreases as the down payment increases. When you finance your property at 95%, a premium of 3.75% is added to the mortgage. By increasing the down payment to 10% of the purchase pri...Read More