Sat. Dec 9th, 2023

Closing time

Closing is an interesting time. It's supposed to be full of hope and excitement. Our was full of stress. But (spoiler alert), it all worked out. What to do before…

Mortgages

Mortgages are stressful. They are one of the most important contracts you're ever going to sign and you really have no one looking out for you except yourself. Pre-Approval First…

It’s all over!

Today was crazy. CRAZY. Home Inspection This morning we headed over to the house for the home inspection. Our home inspector, Scott, took us through the entire house and patiently…

So much drama…

The roller coaster ride continues... This morning we got a call from the bank. CMHC wants to do an appraisal. The problem is that our offer expires tomorrow at 9pm and getting an…

Offer Accepted!

Today our agent called and asked what we wanted to do. We reluctantly suggested that we offer slightly more than our original offer. It wasn't as much as she wanted, but we…

Relisted

Today the selling agent re-listed the house for┬ámore┬áthan the original price... Jerk. And she's having another open house. Except she didn't post it on the public site, much like she…

:@

For anyone who knows icq or msn emoticons, the title of this post is a huge spoiler alert. Last night was bid night. We left work early and met our…

Could it be?!

Today we went to see the Parkdale house. This beautiful, character-filled home is priced right and seems to be flying under the radar. We might actually have a chance! Alex…

Searching for a House

I've been looking at MLS listings well before we decided to buy a house. Once we decided to buy, though, my search frequency increased exponentially. I starting looking at the site religiously. Like, religiously.…