MARCH 2016 EDITION

            

Decoration
THE ELEGANCE OF STONE

Welcome stone into your home. By keeping its irregular shape, you invite nature to participate in a decorative renewal. Since stone is a synonym for rustic, a stone fireplace with wood beams provides a country charm. Adding a number of green plants to a stone wall, and even a few candles, provides you with a very peaceful atmosphere.

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Environment
DURABLE AND STRONG

The expression “invest in stone” used to mean to invest in construction and real estate. Why? Because real estate is a strong and durable sector. Like stone. Is there a more natural, more resistant, more sustainable and stronger material than stone?

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Renovation
GENERAL ADVICE

Stone works in numerous places in all rooms: interior and exterior walls floors, walls and retaining walls, staircase, wine cellar, work surface in the kitchen, vanity top in the bathroom.

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Financing
PURCHASING A HOME: 11 FEES TO KEEP IN MIND BESIDES YOUR MORTGAGE

According to Jonathan Haziza, a product manager for mortgage solutions at National Bank, the scale of the costs linked to buying a property tend to be underestimated by first-time buyers. So without further ado, here are some expenses to keep in mind for a realistic portrait of what lies ahead.

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