Have you ever watched Income Property on HGTV? If you didn’t recognize the name immediately, or don’t watch HGTV much, Scott McGillivray is the young, sometimes goofy, host of HGTV’s Income Property show. He started buying investment properties while he was still in college and found he had quite the knack for it, and now owns over 700 properties 15 years later. Scott is coming to Edmonton on February 4th for something he calls The Wealth Tour and wants to tell you about how to make money in real estate investment. Registration is free. You can find more information (and register) here.
It is important to ensure that the entire family is prepared and informed in the event of a disaster or emergency. You may not always be together when these events take place and should have plans for making sure you are able to contact and find one another.
The Canadian Red Cross has lots of useful information to help you make a plan for you and your family.
A finished basement is a great addition to any home but there are many things to consider such as moisture, permits and lighting, not to mention deciding on a layout that will provide you with the extra living space you are looking for. Be sure to read these expert tips before you get started on your renovation.
Buying a home is the largest investment most consumers will ever
make. Before buying, you should know what condition the home is in
and what repairs might be needed. Hiring a qualified home inspector to
examine a home can help you to make an informed decision about its
condition. Some homeowners also have their place inspected so they
can get any defects fixed under their new home warranty before it runs out. For advice on finding the right home inspector check out: