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|

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|

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|

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|

Brownstone Real Estate Market Update August 2017

August 2017 Well Hello August! After a very slow and somewhat concerning three months of the summer, that only saw two of many listed Brownstones sell, August almost cleared the slate of Brownstone listings A very strong month of sales saw every Brownstone but one sold in the month of August. Many of the [...]

Buying a Home: Financially Not Emotionally

Buying a home can be an incredibly exciting experience, one that can send people running around all over the place trying to figure out just how exactly to find the residence of their dreams. However, just because a house is a big investment does not mean that it is impossible to understand just what [...]

2017-08-16T13:29:46+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Buying a Home, General Real Estate Info|

First-time Home-buyers: Do you know the open house protocol

Visiting open houses seems to be an enjoyable past-time for families to do on a Sunday afternoon, taking in the excitement of seeing how other people live. Open houses can also be a popular activity with neighbours in close proximity to the property, simply for curiosity or because they may wish to recommend a [...]

2017-07-27T01:16:26+00:00 July 27th, 2017|First Time Home Buyer, General Real Estate Info|