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ComFree Commonsense Network on CTV News Winnipeg!

  Look but don’t touch? Not so much when you’re buying a home! In a recent CTV news segment, our very own Kim Ewchuk, Licensed Sales Representative and General Manager, educated home buyers on what they should be looking for … Continue reading

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Common misconceptions about Ontario home inspectors

12 Common Misconceptions about Ontario Home Inspectors

A lot has been said about Ontario Home Inspectors in recent years, and not everything has been representative of the profession. Continue reading

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Questions to ask your home inspector

4 Questions to Ask Your Home Inspector

A home inspection is an invaluable tool for evaluating your current home and / or the potential of a new home. While the process seems fairly straightforward, there is one thing homeowners and home buyers often overlook: asking questions. Here are the top 4 questions you should always ask your home inspector. Continue reading

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4 Things to Look For During a Home Inspection

4 Things to Look For During a Home Inspection

While not required, we recommend that all buyers request a home inspection as a condition in their offer to purchase. Here are some key things that you should have the inspector look for during the home inspection. Continue reading

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3 Reasons to get a seller's inspection

3 Reasons to Get a Seller’s Home Inspection

A home inspection – a thorough visual inspection of a home’s structure and its systems – is often a critical part of the home sale process. Many homebuyers demand a home inspection as a condition of the sale; however, sellers less frequently use pre-listing inspections (also known as a seller’s home inspection) to market their home. Here are 3 reasons why a seller’s inspection may be right for you and how it can give you the upper hand when selling your home! Continue reading

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Leaking Faucet

Home Inspection Checklist: Focus on Plumbing

There are hundreds of factors that people consider when buying a new house, but it’s easy to overlook something as basic – and as expensive to fix – as the plumbing. Here are a few steps you can to take to spot potential plumbing problems before you sign a contract: Continue reading

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Questions about Home Inspections

5 Questions About Home Inspections

Whether you plan on selling or buying a home, a home inspection can give you peace of mind. Read our home inspection FAQ here. Continue reading

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Things to ask a home inspector before hiring?

6 Things to Ask A Home Inspector Before You Hire

Before you hire just any home inspector, make sure you do your homework and get started with these six questions. Continue reading

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Home inspection problems you need to avoid

5 Home Inspection Problems You Need to Avoid

Here are 5 home inspection problems you need to avoid and solutions on how to get rid of them if they are indeed a problem. Continue reading

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Ontario raising standards for home inspectors

Ontario Raising Standards for Home Inspectors

Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty wants to put in place minimum qualifications for home inspectors, which is great news for Ontario homebuyers. Continue reading

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