Home buying process

Find the right home

People buy homes for different reasons... starting a family, relocating, wanting better entertaining space, wanting to be closer to family and friends, retiring, children moving out, etc. or simply tired of paying rent and wanting to build equity. Whatever your reason may be, I'd be happy to help you find the right home.


Helpful Links

Property Search

Realtor.ca - Residential


Winnipeg Free Press Homes


WinnipegREALTORS® Real Estate News


Buying a Home

Government of Canada - Buying a Home


Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) - Buying a Home


Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) - Homebuyers' Roadmap



CMHC - Step 2:  Are You Financially Ready - Homebuying Step by Step Guide


CMHC Mortgage Loan Insurance


Financial Consumer Agency of Canada - Mortgages 101:  Buying your first home


Home Inspections

Manitoba Chapter - Canadian Association of Home and Property Inspectors (CAHPI)


Government Programs

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) - Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)

(savings can be used to purchase or renovate)


CRA First Time Home Buyer's Plan

(provides first-time home buyers access to their RRSP savings to purchase or build a home)


CRA First Time Home Buyer's Tax Credit

(non-refundable tax credit of up to $750)


CRA GST/HST New Housing Rebate

(allows you to recover a part of the GST/HSTpaid on the purchase price or cost of building a new or substantially renovated house)