The District of Muskoka offers an Affordable Home Ownership Program that helps buyers cover the cost of their Down Payment. The 2016 Program is closed, but get ready for the 2017 Program! Details can be found here: Affordable Home Ownership In the meantime, contact a bank or financial lender to get you on the right path …Read More
Click here to see a full copy of our RE/MAX 2016 Market Trends Report: Market Trends Report Hint: Go to page 22 to see what’s happening in Ontario!
Change #1: Expanding a mortgage rate stress test to all insured mortgages. What it is As of Oct. 17, a stress test used for approving high-ratio mortgages will be applied to all new insured mortgages – including those where the buyer has more than 20 per cent for a down payment. The stress test is …Read More
Muskoka Affordable Home Ownership Program Homeownership Made Affordable Under the Investment in Affordable Housing for Ontario Program – Extension Are you currently renting and dreaming of owning a home, but you don’t have the down payment in the bank? The District Municipality of Muskoka is participating in the Investment in Affordable Housing for Ontario Program – …Read More
Residential non-waterfront sales activity recorded through the MLS® system of Muskoka Haliburton Orillia – The Lakelands Association of REALTORS® numbered 92 units in January 2015. This was an increase of 39.4 per cent from January 2014 and marked the best month of January on record. Sales of waterfront properties more than doubled from a year-ago …Read More
“The only way you can be sure your water supply is safe is to have it tested.”
It is important to regularly test your well water for bacteria and a standard set of chemical and physical parameters. The term…Read More
Ditching the land lord and taking the leap into the realm of home ownership? While it can be frightening, consumers who have the resources to buy a home shouldn’t shy away from this type of financial decision. But you must be prepared and you much have the money to do so, or you may incur …Read More