By: Joey Grimm

6 Factors To Consider When Buying An Older Home

Tags: Buying Older Homes

You need to pay special attention if you plan to buy an older home, as they can come with some unexpected surprises.  No one wants to buy a new home only to find out that they have some unwanted residents, such as mice, termites, or bats. Older houses are also notorious for having old plumbing systems, which can cause leaks and moisture problems, or potentially hazardous materials such as l...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle & Joey Grimm

What is the difference between a Client and a Customer in a Real Estate Transaction?

Tags: Client vs Customer

Buying or Selling a Home in Ottawa - Difference between A Client vs A Customer So you are thinking about buying a home in Ottawa?  You find one that you like and call up a Realtor to arrange for you to see it.  The Realtor may discuss a Buyer Representation Agreement with you and in doing so outline the difference between a real estate “Client” and a real estate “Cu...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle & Joey Grimm

Getting Frustrated With Your Home Search

Tags: Ottawa Homes For Sale

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By: Colleen Lyle & Joey Grimm

First Time Home Buyer Seminar

Tags: Buying Your First Ottawa Home

  WE WILL COVER MANY IMPORTANT TOPICS RELATED TO YOUR HOME SEARCH AND PURCHASE SUCH AS: WHY DO YOU NEED A REALTOR WORKING WITH HOME BUILDERS THE ADVANTAGES OF A BUYER'S AGENT AGREEMENT 10 STEPS TO BUYING A HOME WHEN APPLYING FOR A MORTGAGE BE SURE YOU DO NOT THE ROAD MAP TO YOUR HOME! CHOOSING THE RIGHT NEIGHBOURHOOD IS AS IMPORTANT AS CHOOSING THE RIGHT HOUSE! THE HOME-BUYING PROCESS C...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle & Joey Grimm

Why You Need A Realtor Before You Are Ready To Buy A Home?

Tags: Buying A Home With A Realtor

  A good relationship between a real estate investor and his or her agent is like a marriage. It will work best if both parties are in it for the long haul and are willing to weather the market’s ups and downs. The same holds true for non-investors who are only interested in buying and selling their own homes. The more an agent knows about a client’s goals, personality, likes a...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle

Why Use A Realtor to Find And Buy A Home In Ottawa?

Tags: Buying a home with a realtor

  There is alot involved when it comes to finding and buying a home in Ottawa and surrounding area.  Below is the commitment that the Ottawa Realtors on the Colleen Lyle Real Estate Team give to you:   As Your Buyer’s Agent, we will … Help You Find It First Give YOU PRIORITY over customers who HAVE NOT committed to working with our team Provide prompt Communicatio...Read More