Moving Checklist

Time to Start Packing

Moving can be a very stressful time. Here is a moving checklist to help make sure everything goes as smoothly as possible.   6-8 WEEKS BEFORE MOVE □ Get estimates for movers or a rental truck (your realtor can help) □ Schedule movers or a rental truck and helpers □ Clean out all closets, cupboards […]

Moving Tips

Moving Tips

Moving is a very stressful time. Here are some simple moving tips to help prepare you and make everything go as smooth as possible. Start Early Usually, we have a lot more to pack than we think we do. It’s important to give yourself enough time to get ready for moving day. Consider donating old, unused items, […]

Closing Costs to Consider When Buying a Home

Are you thinking of buying a new home? It is important to be aware of closing costs during the home buying process. There is nothing worse than making an offer on a new home and finding out that the extra closing expenses are higher than you budgeted for. Moving can be expensive and there can […]

Porting Your Mortgage

Pack up and port your mortgage

You packed your dishes, furniture and the rest of your belongings, but what about “packing up” your mortgage and moving it to your new home? If you’re moving, taking your existing mortgage to your new home can often save you money on interest and other charges. Most lenders offer the flexibility to box-up your fixed […]

Ways to Save Money on Moving

Moving Tips and Ways to Save

You just bought a new home. Whether it means relocating or just moving across the street, a nearby city or out-of-country, moving can be stressful, overwhelming, time-consuming and costly. When moving to a new house, it is important to cut costs. Not only does it save you money, but it also cuts the stress of […]