Last week I talked about prepping to sell a home. But if you're buying, you need to be prepared as well. In addition to ensuring your financing is in place, you need to have a good handle on the various costs associated with buying a home.
From bank appraisal fees and home inspection costs to the property purchase tax and lawyer fees...well, unfortunately it can all add up.
Click here for a good cheat sheet of typical costs associated with a home purchase. This comes courtesy of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV).