Useful links for new home buyers
Some new home resources that have proven useful to our new home owners:
Natural Resources Canada (Energy-Efficient New Homes)
When you build your own home, you want the best product on the market – one that’s as energy efficient as possible and that will keep your energy bills under control for years to come.
Energy Star Features – What’s under the skin?
To achieve ENERGY STAR for New Homes status, Lancaster Homes selects from an array of possible improvements that qualify the homes after independent Home Energy Evaluators conduct on-site testing to verify that our homes qualify*.
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is Canada’s national housing agency. CMHC is Canada’s premier provider of mortgage loan insurance, mortgage-backed securities, housing policy and programs, and housing research.
Tarion Warranty Corporation (New Home Buyers Guide)
All new Lancaster Homes are covered by a Tarion New Home Warranty. The Tarion site contains details of the warranty and useful information on buying a new home.
*Our new homes built in Simcoe Landing and Eastbourne Estates are Energy Star Qualified homes.