Purchase Plus Improvements … Gone Wrong

Purchase Plus Improvements … Gone Wrong

We have seen a rash of purchase plus improvements… In the last few months we have seen a number of young people trying to get into the housing market by buying lower priced houses that are in need of a bit of TLC. I did this when I bought my first house way back when LOL and lost a bit of money.   I thought my husband and I could get into the Edmonton market on the cheap and buy in a poorer area and fix it up. Long story short, the house sucked us dry as we could only really handle the mortgage payments and every cent (other than the sardines) went into the house.  Several years later we realized we should have listened to our then real estate agent’s pleas to wait and buy in another...

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