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Andrew Caton is passionate about two things - Real Estate and the Greater Hamilton, Ontario area including Hamilton Mountain, Stoney Creek, Ancaster, Dundas and Waterdown. Through the blog we hope to share the best of our city as well as provide timely and helpful real estate advice - whether you're buying or selling a home.
Andrew is a qualified Sales Representative for ReMax Escarpment Realty, Inc., specializing in Hamilton and the surrounding areas. Andrew has an insatiable desire to expand his knowledge and in so doing is a copious reader. He is a dedicated husband and proud father of two young children

First Time Home Buying - Where to Start? {Mortgage Approval Documents}

First Time Homebuying - Mortgage Approval Documents   One of the most critical parts of buying your first home (or any home) is the Mortgage. Unless you are fortunate enough to have the cash to purchase the home outright, you will need a mortgage to complete the purchase. To make this process as easy and straight forward as possible, I always ...
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Condominiums - FAQs {Part 1}

Condominiums - FAQs {Part 1}
FAQs - Condominiums - {Part 1} Q) What exactly is a "condominium" in Ontario? A) Often times when discussing  the word "condominium" with clients, they immediately think of a 30 floor sky scraper, the kind that often dots the skyline of cities like Toronto, Vancouver or Montreal. The reality though, is that the word "condominium" doesn't descr...
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The Bubble ... THE BUBBLE! ... CRASH, BOOM, BAH!

The Bubble ... THE BUBBLE! ... CRASH, BOOM, BAH!
Well, 2014 is upon us and the Spring Real Estate market will be starting soon. When I look back on last year and the business that was conducted in the Hamilton / Burlington area, we see a robust and active Real Estate market. Prices were up, transactions were high, people were buying and selling. All this, despite rather aggressive (IMHO) media "r...
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How to Choose a Realtor

In a decade of Real Estate experience I have seen the good, the bad and the REALLY ugly.  Here are the top 5 aspects you need to consider when choosing a Realtor.   5.  Brand Recognition – While you might consider the brand a Realtor works for a moot point, it really is more important than you think.  Think about the credibility...
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Hamilton, Ontario - Address Change Checklist for Moving Day

Hamilton, Ontario - Address Change Checklist for Moving Day
The excitement is building as the time draws near for your move!  There are so many things to remember when it comes time to make a move.  Let us help.   Below is a checklist of the people you will need to contact regarding your change of address:   Canada Post – change your address online with Canada Post at www.canadapost...
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