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Buy & Sell Recreational Property in Canada

Buy & Sell Recreational Property in Canada    
Format Softcover
Catalogue No. 1-55180-693-2
Pages 160
Language English only
Price on sale $13.95 (reduced from $18.95)
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Written by Geraldine Santiago.
Published by Self-Counsel Press, 2006.


Buying and selling recreational property can be harder than buying or selling a home you live in. Learn the techniques of an experienced realtor.

Have you dreamed about owning the perfect weekend getaway? Are you thinking about buying a vacation home? A ski chalet? A hunting lodge? A waterfront cottage? Maybe now is the right time to turn that dream into reality.

Buy & Sell Recreational Property in Canada is an easy-to-understand and well-rounded look at selling recreational property in Canada, written by an experienced real estate professional. Whether you are a seasoned veteran buying a large chalet or a novice selling a small rustic cabin, this book will help you to buy or sell your property with confidence and help you to get the best deal possible. This book provides information specific to the Canadian real estate market. It guides you through the entire process, step by step, from seeking buyers to the final paperwork. It also includes tips on determining when is the best time to buy or sell.

Topics for buyers include:
  • Financing your vacation home
  • Popular options such as fractional ownership and timeshares
  • Working with a realtor
  • Building on vacant land
  • Making an offer and closing the deal
Topics for sellers include:
  • Selling with a realtor or on your own
  • Costs involved in selling a property
  • The dos and don'ts of open houses
  • The art of negotiation
Buy & Sell Recreational Property in Canada offers great tips for anyone who plans to work with a real estate agent or who will buy or sell their property on their own. Additional worksheets help the reader to make the right choices along the way.

Geraldine Santiago is a licensed realtor based in Vancouver, where she also conducts regular seminars on buying and selling homes. She is also the author of Complete Home-Buyer's Guide for Canadians and Sell Your Home in Canada, both published by Self-Counsel Press.

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