Congratulations! Purchasing a home, or even thinking of buying a home is an exciting adventure. Home ownership offers a number of benefits including building equity, saving for the future and establishing a home your family can call their own. You can spend your hard earned dollars contributing to your mortgage, rather than a landlord's...

In this Home Buyers Guide, the team at YEGListings take you through a step by step process to help you determine the type of home ownership that is right for you. To make your home buying experience as pleasant as possible, we have included informative articles on mortgages, house hunting, the offer, closing details, moving and more.

Pre-shopping
Before you start shopping for your home, give some thought to your lifestyle, the features you need and want, affordability, and the neighborhoods you prefer. Determining the features that are most important to you will bring you closer to finding your perfect home.

Arranging a mortgage
Prior to shopping for a home, we absolutely recommend seeking a pre-approval. As most people require a mortgage to purchase a home, this section explains mortgage types, terms, how to qualify and the benefits of using a mortgage broker.

Viewing Homes
Finding your home is a very exciting, emotional, and of course financial decision. Captilizing on your home viewing experience can help you learn how you can avoid costly errors that may potentially lead to future problems.

The Offer
Ready to make an offer? This section outlines some of the details surrounding the process, and how the YEGListings Team will help you keep the most of your hard earned money!

Closing
Buying a home is more than simply picking your dream home. This section will explain the importance of hiring the right professionals to ensure you are legally protected.

The Move
Are you looking for tips and tricks on how to make your move more manageable? This section offers insights on how to make the most of your move.

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