Relocating from another country or within Canada?
If you live in another country and are looking to buy a property here, we can certainly help you. There may be various rules and regulations you may not be familiar with. We can guide out of country purchasers in the right direction.
Moving within North America will also pose some discussion in regards to rules regulations, we can assist you through that process as well. Just contact us directly and we will gladly assist.
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International Home Buyers
Buying property in Canada can be a great investment strategy. You can find a place that works as a vacation home, a permanent residence, or as a rental property. Chances are that your property value will go up, leaving you with a significant asset. One thing to note is to have a conversation with an international tax law accountant in regards to any capital gains tax that may apply if you ever decide to sell your property. Non-resident status is important to determine.
It's advisable to take a trip to the neighborhood you're considering buying in for the express purpose of looking at properties and the community. If you can't visit, seek out a competent professional realtor to find the type of property you want for a fair price. You may wish to retain an attorney in addition to hiring a real estate agent, so that your property purchase is problem-free.
An important part of buying property here is knowing local real estate laws (ie. residency status.. you may have canadian citizenship but still be classified as a non resident. You should have a good working knowledge of these laws,if you don't, then it's advisable to retain some kind of legal counsel experienced in these matters as well as a real estate professional who can help you find the best property for your needs.
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