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Lifestyle, location and commuting

Home-buying tips for seniors looking to downsize

More and more seniors are buying homes now as the downsizing trend is in full effect. If you’re on the fence about relocating to a new home and dread the thoug...

Real estate

Downsizing your home: buying tips for seniors

...seniors Some seniors prefer to fully pay for their home for peace of mind. As long as you're not tying up all your money in a home, there's nothing wrong with...

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Grants and incentives

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

...seniors, maintaining social housing and badly needed money to improve First Nations housing, just nothing on energy upgrades for the general population. Hopeful...

Real estate

Are you selling a house? Here are the top 10 things homebuyers look 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 pages.

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Flexible house design

Flexible house design

...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 floor master bedroom...