Informed Buyers

Two Things to Consider When Purchasing an Investment Property

Posted on Oct 17, 2018 in Informed Buyers

If you got into the real estate market before the recent price increases over the past few years, chances are you are sitting on a healthy amount of equity that you could potentially use to purchase an investment property.

Watch my 3 minute video for two important things to consider when using your equity to purchase an investment.


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Why Should You Include Real Estate in Your Investment Portfolio?

Posted on Sep 18, 2018 in Informed Buyers



Let's talk about investment properties and why it’s important to consider including one in your portfolio. Investment properties yield several different benefits compared to normal equities and mutual funds. 

The first is capital appreciation. Typically, you appreciate an asset value over time however the value of houses and apartment buildings gene...

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5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Buyers Agent

Posted on Jun 20, 2018 in Informed Buyers

Dave Masson - 5 Questions to Ask Realtor

As a home buyer there are many questions, concerns and uncertainties that you may have before and during the home buying process. That is why before you begin your search you should consider hiring a buyer's agent, which will help elevate these unwanted stresses and moments of insecurity.

Now the process may sound simple but there are questions you...

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What Does a Home Inspection Entail?

Posted on Mar 10, 2018 in Informed Buyers

Dave Masson - Home Inspections Langley

Let’s talk about home inspections. Why you need them, and what they are about. I sat down with Nigel, the owner of ENG Inspections and he answered some of the most common questions we get asked about home inspections.

Why do I need a home inspection? It’s not required to get a loan.
A home is one of the largest investments someone will make in their...

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4 Home Buying Tips

Posted on Feb 23, 2018 in Informed Buyers

Dave Masson - Buying A Home Langley

Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. To ensure you make the best choice, here are some easy tips to get you started on your exciting journey to home ownership. 

1. Determine your budget: Before you even start looking, you need to know how much you can comfortably afford. Don't waste your time looking at homes that you can...

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7 Benefits of Owning a Home

Posted on Feb 12, 2018 in Informed Buyers

Dave Masson - Benefits of Owning a Home

If you need some inspiration to start house hunting or just want to make sure you are taking advantage of all the homeownership has to offer, here are my top 7 perks of owning your own home.

Happiness - The feeling of owning your own home is unmatched. You can fix it up, make it your own, get a dog, plant a tree and decorate it however you want!

Tax...

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