How to Make a Move to a New Home with Kids Comfortable and Easy

Moving to a new home can be an exciting but overwhelming experience, especially when you have children. Kids add the extra challenge of working even harder to keep everyone calm and collected throughout the process. It’s important to take the time to properly plan and prepare for the move in order to ensure a smooth […]

Discover Verdun – A Vibrant Montreal Neighbourhood

Verdun, Montreal

Thinking of moving to Montreal, or to a new neighbourhood? Are you looking for a historic, dynamic, safe, and affordable area? Somewhere with good schools, good restaurants and fun activities all year round? Well, you should consider Verdun! Keep reading to learn more about this wonderful community. Verdun is a borough of the city of […]

Preparing Your Home for Winter in Canada

Montreal home in the winter

As the weather turns colder, it’s important to take the steps you can to winterize your home. In Montreal, where temperatures can dip well below freezing, this process becomes more important than ever. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to make sure your home is ready for the cold winter months ahead. Read […]

How to Create an Eco-Friendly Holiday in Your Home

Holidays

Get ready to bring sustainable cheer into your home this holiday season! With the holidays just around the corner, many of us are looking for ways to create a festive atmosphere in our homes without compromising sustainability. Fortunately, there are plenty of eco-friendly holiday ideas to make your home merry and bright while still making […]

ChatGPT predicts what future housing will look like in Montreal

DALL·E 2022-12-30 15.18.17 - Design a futuristic housing complex

So ChatGPT seems to be all the rage nowadays. If you’re not familiar with it, ChatGPT is an AI that is open to the public. We asked it to describe what housing of the future might look like in Montreal, and here is what it came up with… Houses of the Future: A Look at […]

Canada’s New Foreign Buyer Ban – January 2023

Canada

On April 19th, 2021, the Canadian government announced that it would be implementing a foreign buyer ban on real estate purchases starting January 1st, 2023. This new law from Bill C-19 will prohibit foreign buyers (both people and commercial enterprises) from purchasing a property in Canada for a period of two years. This ban, which […]

Your Guide to Tenants’ Rights in Quebec

Montreal

Team Angela Langtry | Real Estate Montreal par Angela Langtry Are you a renter living in Montreal? Or, are you looking to invest in a home and rent out your investment property? Do you know Quebec’s tenants’ rights? If not, don’t worry – you’ve come to the right place. Both parties should feel secure and […]

Canadian Homebuyer Incentive Programs

Team Angela Langtry | Real Estate Montreal by Angela Langtry Did you know that Canada, Quebec and the city of Montreal offer a multitude of rebates for homeowners? Take a look at the links below to see if you qualify! Financial Programs for Canadian Residents   First-Time Home Buyer Incentive  “The First-Time Home Buyer Incentive […]

Residential Property Taxes to Rise in 2023

property tax

According to the city of Montreal’s budget proposal for 2023 that was released earlier this past week, residential real estate property taxes are set to rise quite significantly. Change in property taxes doesn’t come as a surprise to anyone who has been following the housing market in recent years, as property values are growing all […]

Tips to Help You Get an Accepted Offer

Throughout the past few years, the Montreal real estate market has been extremely hot, withprices of single family homes increasing 59% between January 2017 and January 2022.*However, with some economic downturn and rising mortgage rates, the market seems to becooling. This can particularly serve buyers, as sellers are often willing to accept a morecompetitive offer […]