Broadview Homes Blog

    7 Things You Should Know About Mortgages

    September 18, 2017

    Your mortgage plays a big role in how much you pay for your home over time. This is a serious decision for anyone, and especially if you're budgeting for your first home. It’s important to read the fine print and understand all the little details.

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    7 Bedroom Design Ideas Your Kids Will Love

    September 14, 2017

    You've chosen a family-friendly community and made sure your floor plan has features your busy family needs , but your kids may not be so interested in these details.

    All they really want is a super cool room!

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    Buying Your First Home in Canada: Part 2

    September 11, 2017

    If you missed it, be sure to first read our previous post, Buying Your First Home in Canada: Part 1, to ensure you're financially ready for your next steps!

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    Your Decorating Guide for Open Concept Spaces

    September 7, 2017

    Open floor plans have been the running trend in modern homes for many years now, and Broadview’s floor plans incorporate this trend into their designs – it's a floor plan feature your busy family needs, after all!

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    7 Reasons Fall is the Time to Buy a New Home

    September 4, 2017

    If you’ve been looking into the real estate game for any particular amount of time, you’ve probably heard that spring and summer are the best times to buy a home. 

    While it’s true these seasons are the busiest times for home sales, they may not be the best times to purchase a home, particularly if you're looking at brand-new homes.

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    An Insider's Look at the Deck and Fence Options for Your New Home

    August 31, 2017

    You’ve found a builder you want to work with, and you’re happy with the specifications they offer; you know that your new home will be built with the latest, most high-quality materials.

    Bottom line, things are looking sturdy.

    But what about any additions outside of your home? Have you put some thought into your yard design?

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    Tips to Help Get Your Home Ready for Back to School

    August 28, 2017

    You know the back-to-school season can be a stressful time as everyone starts to settle into their new routines, but you can make things a lot easier by taking some time to make a few changes in the home. 

    Think of ways you can make your home more organized. Techniques that allow the kids some independence are particularly effective. 

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    What Factors Can Affect the Time Frame of My New Home Build?

    August 24, 2017

    The typical Broadview home takes around 10 months to build from start to finish. That’s the typical timeframe of a new home build that most people use when trying to time their move to a specific date like the start of a new job or the beginning of the school year.

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    Decorating Your Kitchen: Our Top Design Ideas

    August 21, 2017

    Looking at your outdated kitchen that's crying for multiple repairs can quickly make you question whether its worth the investment to renovate. When you build your own home, you have upgrade options and you get to make every little choice about the design.

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    8 Must-Do's for a First-Time Home Buyer

    August 17, 2017

    As you get ready to purchase your first home, you have to get all of your ducks in a row. 

    Most people assume this means preparing your down payment, but there are many more things that are important for your success. 

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