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Real estate

Downsizing your home: buying tips for seniors

...homeowner, you still have the ability to tap into your home's equity for any expenses. Mortgage options for seniors Some seniors prefer to fully pay for the...

Lifestyle, location and commuting

Home-buying tips for seniors looking to downsize

...seniors housing While considering the features of a home and determining if it’s the right home for you, consider the long-term. Does the home have modificati...

Real estate

Are you selling a house? Here are the top 10 things homebuyers look for for seniors , evaluating ahome before buying , and all you need to know about green home renovations and upgrades in the Ecohome Green Home Building Guide...

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Flexible house design

Flexible house design

...Home design for seniors: For those who plan to stick it out long term in one house, age will catch up with you eventually so prepare for that now. A main floo...

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Grants and incentives

2016 budget renovation tax credits are good news for everyone, homeowner or not

...home. Ontario: Examples of Programs Supporting Home Energy Efficiency Home Audit and Retrofit programs that provide homeowners with incentives to make energy ef...