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Frequently Asked Questions

1) What is HomeFinder.ca?

HomeFinder.ca is an innovative way to search for homes. Combining listing information and the latest mapping technology using Google Maps, HomeFinder.ca allows you to search and discover neighbourhood, demographic and lifestyle information to help you choose the right home.

2) How does HomeFinder.ca allow me to find my home, my way?

HomeFinder.ca provides a variety of search opportunities including city, neighbourhood, Listing ID, price range, number of bedrooms/bathrooms and property type. You can also enhance your decision-making process by learning about your city or area of choice by viewing our Local Info sections.

3) How does HomeFinder.ca make finding a home easier?

In addition to the variety of search opportunities, users can subscribe to Home Alerts. This is a free service which sends a daily notification of any new listings that meet your specific search criteria. This feature ensures you don’t miss out on new properties if you’re not on the lookout every day.

4) Where do the property listings come from?

The listing information comes directly from local real estate boards and agents and is automatically uploaded to the website. We currently do not list privately sold homes.

5) How can I get my business listed on your website?

If you are a real estate brokerage, sales representative, or home builder and would like to be listed on our website, please contact us by email at info@HomeFinder.ca or by phone at 1-888-816-5775.

6) How can I advertise on your website?

If you would like to learn more about advertising on HomeFinder.ca please contact us at info@HomeFinder.ca.

7) What cities and/or provinces are available to search on HomeFinder.ca?

HomeFinder.ca lists properties located throughout Canada.

8) Can you help find me a Realtor?

Absolutely! Just click on "Find Local Agent". You’ll see thousands of agents available to choose from. You can search within a certain area, by agent name or brokerage.

9) What if I want to build my own home? Can you still help?

We can help with that too. Click on "Find a Builder". Here you’ll find hundreds of home builders to contact. Search by Location or the name of the company you’re interested in.

10) How does Google Maps help me find real estate?

Google mapping technology shows you the actual location of properties. You can view a map of the city and zoom in all the way down to street level. In addition to viewing the property, you can discover amenities and community institutions in the neighbourhood by zooming in on the area.

11) Where can I send feedback about HomeFinder.ca?

We always welcome feedback on ways we can improve. Please direct all feedback to info@HomeFinder.ca.