Homebuyer’s Road Map

Navigate the home buying process and paperwork from start to finish, ensuring everything flows smoothly without any surprises.

• Find the right home, in the neighbourhood you want, at a price you can afford.

• Compare your property with similar properties that have sold over the past year.

• Get a feel for the neighbourhood including schools, parks and other amenities.

• Find out if you are eligible for government homeownership incentive programs.

• Assess mortgage products and different types of lenders to see what fits your needs.

• Negotiate purchase price and contract terms, such as date of possession, required repairs, included furnishings or equipment.

• Direct you through complex contracts.

• Find qualified industry professionals, such as real estate lawyers, home appraisers and home inspectors.

• Plan for closing costs and other related expenses

Source:  http://crea.ca/sites/default/files/Homebuyers_Road_Map_EN.pdf