The Lifespan of Your Roof and Everything Under It

Whether you're house-hunting or working on updating your current residence, it's important to keep an eye on the important parts of your home and when they are required to be updated.

Tarion Resources for Homeowners

You may be wondering- who (or what) is Tarion?

Tarion is the is a non-profit, private corporation that protects the rights of new home buyers and regulates new home vendors and builders to ensure we meet a province-wide standard of technical competence. All of this enhances fairness and confidence in Ontario’s new home building industry.

Types of Condos & Homes Explained

When you're looking for a home, you're going to hear different terms to refer to the style and type of home and the grading. If you're not familiar with the language and the definitions, it can be quite overwhelming. And even if you're a seasoned pro, a little refresh couldn't hurt.

Reasons to Live in a Bungalow Condo Community

Are you planning for your retirement? Overwhelmed with the maintenance required for your current home? Realizing that you don't need as much space now that the kids have moved out?

Preparing Your Home for a Long-Term Vacation

Planning for a long-term vacation? We have two questions for you:

1. Can we come?
2. Have you prepped your house?

How to Successfully Rent Out Your Property

Congratulations! You’ve just invested in a new home and you’re planning on renting it out. To help, we’ve outlined a few things to keep in mind in order to successfully rent out your property!

Top Ten FAQs When Buying a New Construction Home

Buying a new construction home is a very exciting experience- and it can also be a great learning opportunity. If you have never bought a new build before, we're here to break down a few of our most popular FAQs to help explain the process a little more. 

Everything Smithville Has to Offer

When you hear Smithville, you think:

village, quaint, quiet.

2019 NHBA Member of the Year

On December 3rd, 2019, the Niagara Home Builders Association hosted their annual Country Christmas Celebration and not only was our Phelps Homes team in attendance, but our very own President - David Samis - received the prestigious Niagara Home Builders Association's 2019 Member of the Year Award!

What to Know When Applying for a Mortgage

Applying for a mortgage can be very stressful, but we want to help make the process a little easier for you.

The Phelps Difference: Sales

Let's build together! Our Phelps trained Sales Advisors are here to help find the right home for you. Alleviating the stress of house hunting and providing real answers is key to our approach.

Twenty Real Estate Terms and What They Mean

Are you thinking of buying your first home but feel overwhelmed trying to understand all of the new terms you're learning?