The Buying Process

The buying process can be a bumpy road to travel. I will be an invaluable source of knowledge, contacts and advice, helping you turn the process of buying a piece of property, into a successful search for a home that's right for you.

STEP 1

 

CONSULTATION

Help me to thoroughly understand your needs, then enter into an agency relationship:

  • Buyers Agency Acknowledgement Form
  • Buyers Exclusive Agency Agreement
  • Disclosure of Representation in Trading Services
  • Fintrac Form

STEP 2

 

THE SEARCH

Once you've established financial qualification and deposit requirements, tour and view properties that fit your criteria, until you find your dream home!

STEP 3

 

FIND YOUR DREAM HOME

So you've found your dream home! What's next? I will assist you with deciding on key elements of your offer: Price, Deposit, Amount, Dates and Subject Clauses / Conditions.

STEP 4

 

THE OFFER

I will prepare your written Contract of Purchase and Sale, and then present and negotiate your offer to purchase.

STEP 5

 

DUE DILIGENCE

  • Inspection
  • Title Search
  • Property Disclosure
  • Environmental
  • Home/Fire Insurance

REVIEW STRATA DOCUMENTS

  • Form B
  • Strata Minutes and By-laws
  • Financial Statements
  • Engineers Report
  • Registered Strata Plan
  • Depreciation Reports

STEP 6

 

REMOVE SUBJECTS

Exciting day! Submit deposit and select a Lawyer/Notary to complete the closing documentation. Arrange for movers, transfer utilities, insurance, forward mail, etc. Visit Lawyer/Notary to sign closing documentation.

STEP 7

 

COMPLETION

Exciting day! Submit deposit and select a Lawyer/Notary to complete the closing documentation. Arrange for movers, transfer utilities, insurance, forward mail, etc. Visit Lawyer/Notary to sign closing documentation.

STEP 8

 

POSSESSION

Receive the keys to your new home!

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