Mortgages: 3 myths that deter first-time buyers

Marie-Christine Daignault | Desjardins Group Thinking of buying your first home but worried about making such a big commitment? We address 3 concerns shared by first-time buyers.  Young people can’t afford to buy a house anymore.  When the Government of Canada tightened mortgage requirements last fall, it was all over the news. House prices have evened…

New owner for Royal LePage St-Jean (Quebec)

Royal LePage is pleased to announce that Mr. Alexandre Desrochers has acquired Royal LePage St-Jean, a brokerage located in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, which has a team of 25 real estate brokers. At 30 years old, Alexandre becomes the youngest owner of the Royal LePage network in Quebec. Before joining Royal LePage, Desrochers worked as real estate broker for Sutton for…

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 56,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 21 sold-out performances for that many…

#IMHOME contest wrap up

From June to October this year, Royal LePage asked Canadians from coast-to-coast to share photos of what home means to them. Almost 6,000 posted their photos to royallepage.ca/imhome Canadians shared special memories of time spent with family, friends and pets at home, swimming in the pool and hanging out in the backyard. 16 weekly prizes,…

Spread the word! #IMHOME contest runs through Oct. 5!

Royal LePage Realtors® from across Canada are leveraging the #IMHOME contest to connect with clients and prospects over the summer and fall months. Canadians from coast-to-coast are asked to take photos of what home means to them and share the photos on the #IMHOME contest site. Contestants are entered for a chance to win: ● $25 weekly…

2015 Quebec Kick-off : Register now!

What’s the secret for being a top performer at all times? Is it really possible? How should one go about it? What strategies should one put in place to maximize results, without sacrificing other priorities? If these questions sound familiar, then you will love the theme we have developed for the 3rd Kick-Off edition: Performance from…