Yes, even resale homes can come with a warranty

08 May 2020
RLP Meadowtowne
Yes, even resale homes can come with a warranty

Are you looking to buy – or have you just bought – a resale house or condominium unit that is less than seven years old? If so, there’s a very good chance you still have some warranty coverage. That’s because the standard warranty on new homes in Ontario stays with every home even after it’s sold by the original owner.


Things to consider when choosing a mortgage

15 April 2020
RLP Meadowtowne
Things to consider when choosing a mortgage

When you buy a home, you might want to consider choosing a mortgage that includes flexible prepayment privileges. Prepayment privileges allow you to increase your regular mortgage payments without having to pay extra fees. Prepayment privileges are sometimes included in the agreements for closed mortgages. If your lender is a federally regulated financial institution, such as a bank, it must indicate the prepayment privileges in an information box at the top of your mortgage agreement.


What are the risks when buying a pre-construction condo?

26 February 2020
RLP Meadowtowne
What are the risks when buying a pre-construction condo?

It can take a very long time for a condo project to go from design plans to a completed structure and a lot has to happen for it to become a reality. There are many different factors that can lead to a cancellation, but the most common are


How to prepare your home for cooler weather

05 September 2019
RLP Meadowtowne
How to prepare your home for cooler weather

To ensure that your warranty rights are protected, here are some fall maintenance reminders for your new home


5 things every buyer of a new condo needs to do

05 July 2019
RLP Meadowtowne
5 things every buyer of a new condo needs to do

You’ve finally found the dream condo you’ve been searching for and are ready to make it your own. But before you sign your deal, understand your rights as a new home buyer.