Broadview Homes Blog


First Time Home Buyers: How Much Will it Actually Cost?

June 8, 2020

Buying your first home is an exciting experience, but may be overwhelming for some. There are a lot of things to consider such as what community you would like to live in, how many square feet would be ideal, and most importantly, what you can afford. Many first time buyers consider the obvious costs, such as how much they will need for a down payment and the actual price of the home. However, you may run into some costs associated with buying a new home that you hadn't considered. To minimize any surprises you may encounter, we have provided some examples of potential costs for you to consider when you start looking for your first home.

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What is Included in Your New Home: Broadview's Standard Specifications

May 25, 2020

When starting the process of building your new home there are a lot of things to consider. Whether it’s which community you want to build in, how big of a home you want or what you want included regarding interior features, it’s important to know what your builder has to offer you when it comes to standard specifications. There is a lot of information, so grab your favorite snack and stay tuned as we go through the major points in what Broadview Homes has to offer for standard options.

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Planning Your Yard: Outdoor Landscaping

May 11, 2020

Warm weather is just around the corner, and your yard could be the perfect place to enjoy it. Your front yard can make your home stand out with curb appeal, while your backyard will be your own private sanctuary to escape to. It will act as an extension of your home, and whether you’re starting with a blank slate in a brand new home or revamping your current yard, having a plan before you start is essential.

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How to Take Shopping for a Broadview Home Online

April 23, 2020

Social distancing is of utmost importance during this time and is key in order to flatten the curve. However, we also understand that this does not stop the need for a new home. While our show home hours have been temporarily suspended due to COVID-19, we still want to be here to assist you through purchasing your new home. And we have good news; a lot can still be accomplished by utilizing our online presence, and we have the tools available to assist you in your shopping and purchasing journey.

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Homes Features You May Not Have Considered - But Should

April 13, 2020

Building your home is the perfect time to personalize it to completely fit your needs and taste, but it’s easy to overlook some of the features that would have made your home function in the best way for you and your family. All of our plans are designed with functionality in mind but sometimes there are little details that you may want to change or adjust to meet any specific needs or desires you may have. Keep reading for some of our favorite features - they may be just what you want in your brand new Broadview home!

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New Community: Canterbury Crossing

March 30, 2020

If you’re looking for a new community to call home that checks all of the boxes, we may have the perfect one for you. Canterbury Crossing is a brand new community in Transcona that is NOW SELLING! You can book an appointment and start building your dream home as soon as you’d like, and with many homes already under construction, you could be one of the first residents to call this lovely new community home. Between its location and the amenities it provides, Canterbury Crossing has a lot to offer - let’s get into the details!

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Home Insurance Simplified: What You Need to Know

February 18, 2020

Home insurance is an important part of every home, and something that is absolutely necessary. You’ll have to purchase insurance before moving into your new home as most lenders won’t give you the keys without it. While there is a lot of information out there, we’re going to give you the rundown of the basics so you’re as prepared as possible. Let’s get started.

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