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Advice on the House

June 14, 2012 by  
Filed under Special Features

Advice on the HouseMortgage broker Cristina Piccirillo of Dominion Lending Centres brings hot topics home.

Q: I am thinking of purchasing a property in Florida. Is pulling equity from my home the right thing to do?

A: The answer to this relies on the circumstance. If, for example, you are thinking of purchasing as a rental income property, then yes, it could be beneficial to pull equity from your home. This will help carry the costs to maintain the property, such as mortgage, property taxes, condo fees (if purchasing a condo), property management, etc. If, on the other hand, you plan on buying a vacation home for pleasure, be mindful of the additional costs to maintain the property, which could run up to $20,000 annually. It’s important to think about what your intention is and ensure that you have the money at your disposal to Read more

Get Real

April 11, 2012 by  
Filed under General Interest

Get Real
Walk your way into a neighbourhood designed for family and friends. Located in Streetsville in Mississauga, Riverwalk on the Credit is as close to Pleasantville as it gets. Designed by Caliber Homes, these quality townhomes situated near the banks of Credit River offer ravishing views.

Affordable Etobicoke living is heightened with the introduction of One Sherway. Seconds away from Sherway Gardens mall, fine dining, entertainment, highways and public transportation, One Sherway Condominiums cater to couples, bachelors and families with an appetite for urban amenities.
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