Category: Vancouver Island-Comox Valley Home Buyer Info (10 posts)

  • October 13, 2020
  • Brian Willis

Is it a Good Time to Buy a House for the First Time?

A home is the biggest transaction most of us will ever make.    There’s no doubt that 2020 has been a challenging year for many Canadians. While health and sa

  • October 24, 2018
  • Brian Willis

5 Reasons You Should Buy a Cottage or Summer Home in the Fall

Why You Should Buy a Cabin or Cottage in the Fall

  • August 16, 2017
  • Brian Willis

Buying a House: New vs. Old

In the past, newly built homes cost more than older houses. But that’s not the case anymore. With the increasing cost of land, homes are not built in smaller, less expensive lots, allowing new

  • July 13, 2017
  • Brian Willis

Are you First Time Home Buyers?

25 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers Buying a home can be nerve wracking, especially if you’re a first-time home buyer. Not only is it probably the biggest purchase of your life, but the process

  • May 16, 2017
  • Brian Willis

12 Things Every New, Retiring, and Second Home Buyer Should Know

12 things Every New, Retiring and Second Home Buyer Should Know Learn Before You Buy Key Takeaways  Hiring a real estate professional is the first step to ensuring a successful home buying

  • May 3, 2017
  • Brian Willis

Home Buying 101 - Why the Relationship with Your Comox Valley Broker Should Be a Positive Partnership

Whether you are looking for your first Comox Valley home or moving up to the home of your dreams, having an experienced real estate broker or agent in your corner is a must. Real estate is a very spec

  • April 10, 2017
  • Brian Willis

Buying a Comox Valley BC Home, Step One: Mortgage Pre-Approval

Whether you're looking to buy your first home, or haven't purchased a home in the past several years, you may be surprised to discover that searching your local real estate listings is not always the

  • April 4, 2017
  • Brian Willis

Three Ways to Get on the Property Ladder

Property investment is more challenging than ever due to a buoyant housing market in major cities and the rising cost of living. Many people are concerned they'll never be in a position to buy a prope

  • November 30, 2016
  • Brian Willis

Can You Afford to Buy a New Home?

If you're throwing your hard-earned money away on rent each month, putting that same amount towards your own home could be an incredible advantage. However, it's also imperative to consider whether yo

  • November 9, 2016
  • Brian Willis

The Benefits of Investing in Income-Producing Properties

Making money in any real estate venture is a difficult task, and many people don't have the skills (or the stomach) for flipping houses. An alternative to this intrinsically risky activity is to purch