June 24, 2016 | Marty Hope
Calgary couple's research, timing pays off during first home purchase
Booker and Lisa Zaytsoff didn't take the plunge into homeownership lightly.
About a year ago, the young couple started to investigate the marketplace, getting a read on what was happening – all the while putting away money for a down payment.
"Finally, we had enough saved up so decided to buy — something that, for us, had always been in the cards," said Booker. "What was important for us was location and price. The fact mortgage rates were low was a bonus."