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Fred Davidson

real estate mistakes that cost

5 financial home buying mistakes that will cost you

“If I had to live my life again, I’d make the same mistakes, only sooner” – Tallulah Bankhead. While this advice is relevant to daily life and growing as a person, home buying mistakes...
condo insurance is important

Everything you need to know about condo insurance

A condo purchase is a major financial decision.  Over the years, your home will be your largest source of equity.  That said, the value of a condo is vulnerable to fires, burglaries and other...
closing costs and what you should expect

Condo closing costs and what to expect

My mentor once dubbed condo closing costs “the bill served after Chinese buffet”. Buyers get off the high of closing on a condo and get hit with expenses that need cash payments. Unprepared buyers...

How to Paint a Condo: a DIY Guide

Everyone assumes that they know how to paint a condo. They’ve done it a few times in college and assume they are experts at it. The reality is that painting can impact the resale...

8 easy real estate tips for first-time condo buyers

If you’ve been renting an apartment for a few years, you may be ready to buy a condo. There are many benefits to owning one as we’ve explored earlier. But the process of buying...

Buying a pre-construction condo: the ultimate guide

There are many advantages to buying a pre-construction condominium. This guide will go over several topics to consider when buying a new condo. We hope it will help decrease the stress of such an...

Should I buy a new or resale condo?

A common question is whether to a buy a new or resale condo. As we’ll explore below, each type offers advantages compared to the other.  We’ll also go through some questions that will help...

Introduction to the world of condos

Condominiums are becoming an increasingly popular real estate option for homeowners, both new and established. From the young professional who wants to live closer to the amenities offered by a bustling city core, to...