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5 Home Buying Tips Everyone Should Know

Buying a home is an exciting proposition that signals the beginning of a new phase in your life. It’s also the most expensive purchase you will likely ever make, so make sure you do it right. Check out out our latest videos to learn the 5 home buying tips all homebuyers should consider: YouTube or Vimeo No […]

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Ottawa Lawyer Suggests Home Inspection Tips for Buyers

Your home is the most expensive purchase you will likely ever make. It is also the place where you and your family will spend most of your time. As such, you owe it to yourself to have a thorough home inspection completed prior to purchase. In this video, we demonstrate some of the latest technology available […]

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Avoid Latent or Undisclosed Home Defects: 5 Home Buying Tips Everyone Should Know

Buying a home is an exciting proposition that signals the beginning of a new phase in your life. It’s also likely the most expensive purchase you will ever make, so you want to make sure you do it right. Here are 5 key tips all homebuyers should consider to avoid latent or undisclosed home defects 1. […]

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What are Undisclosed, or Latent, Home Defects?

Undisclosed home defects are flaws in resale homes that buyers could not reasonably know about, even if they have conducted a thorough home inspection. These defects, like a mould problem or unsafe wiring, could cost the new homeowners time, money, or compromise the health and safety of residents. If sellers, inspectors, or real estate agents knew about these flaws and chose not to disclose, you may be justified in seeking legal remedy.