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Real Estate Seasonality: How the seasons could impact your sale

The weather has an impact on so many different aspects of our lives, when it comes to choosing activities, our appetites, attitudes, and of course, real estate. Whether you live in Canada and have the privilege of the four seasons or whether you live in one of the Southern States, the seasons have a [...]

2018-01-08T14:22:51+00:00 January 8th, 2018|General Real Estate Info, Selling a Home|

How to Keep Your Home Warm This Winter, Without Breaking the Bank

In Canada (specifically Ontario), winter is frigid and dark, and seems inescapable! To make things more “miserable,” the cost of heating our homes climbs every year and it’s not cheap. There must be a way to save money and still keep the house at a comfortable temperature, right? Let’s have a look at some [...]

2017-12-13T04:05:34+00:00 November 14th, 2017|General Info, Home Decor|

Top 7 Home Décor Trends for 2018: Retro Chic

Most people can agree that there’s no better feeling than getting home after a long day of work, right? What could possibly be better than that? Perhaps something better is being proud of the décor you’ve chosen and so your place has a look and style that suits your taste, that would be perfect. [...]

2017-11-30T00:41:19+00:00 October 27th, 2017|General Info, General Real Estate Info, Home Decor|

Buying a Home Near a College or University

Are you considering buying a home near a college or university? Properties that are located in college/university towns tend to offer some unique opportunities for investors and residents alike, where the advantages are vast but consequently, so are the disadvantages. Let’s have a look at the pros and cons to help you decide if a [...]

2017-11-17T15:01:54+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Buying a Home, First Time Home Buyer, General Info, Moving, Selling a Home|

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter in Canada

When it comes to Canadian winters, there’s no messing around – especially this year as I hear we’re in for a heck of a lot of snow! As a home owner, you are probably aware of the amount of maintenance that you have to put into your home on any given day, let alone [...]

2017-11-10T12:07:18+00:00 October 20th, 2017|General Info, General Real Estate Info|

7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Sell Your Home Without a Realtor

Are you thinking about selling your home on your own to bypass all the fees? Though this may sound appealing to some people, there are quite a few reasons why you shouldn’t sell your home without a realtor. There are three main reasons people are drawn to the idea of selling their own house [...]

2017-10-24T14:46:18+00:00 October 17th, 2017|General Real Estate Info, Moving, Selling a Home, Upsizing|

8 Tips on Selling Your Home in Autumn

When you’re selling a home, it’s tough to know exactly when is the right time, but selling your home in Autumn definitely has its advantages. This decision relies on many factors and situations that homeowners may find themselves in. For example, relocating for jobs, or the contracted closing dates with the house you’re moving [...]

2017-10-24T14:17:14+00:00 October 12th, 2017|General Real Estate Info, Moving, Selling a Home, Upsizing|

Understanding Real Estate: Buyer’s Market vs Seller’s Market

Understanding the real estate market may seem intimidating at first but we are here to shed some light on the topic of buyer/seller markets. In the world of real estate, the usual pattern we notice is that when temperatures start to climb in the Spring, buyers and sellers start pushing the real estate market [...]

2017-10-24T14:00:04+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Buying a Home, General Real Estate Info, Moving, Selling a Home|

11 Tips for Moving With Children

Moving can be an incredibly stressful time in your life, whether you're moving across the country or moving across the street and doing all of this with young children, can be even more stressful. As a father of 3 little ones (newborn included), I understand how much work is involved on a normal day, [...]

2017-10-04T08:07:52+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Buying a Home, Moving, Selling a Home, Upsizing|

Real Estate Agent VS REALTOR®

The time will come, at some point, when you decide to sell your home, but how do you know the right person to call? Do you contact a realtor, real estate agent, or a broker? Many people use these terms interchangeably but there is in fact, a difference. Do you know what the difference [...]

2017-10-25T23:50:40+00:00 September 26th, 2017|General Info, General Real Estate Info|