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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+00:00October 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+00:00October 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+00:00September 26th, 2017|General Info, General Real Estate Info|

Real Estate Truths With Andrew Henry – August 2017

August 2017 Market Update Here's some positive news from the August Market Statistics in the Realtors Association of Hamilton/Burlington. This may conflict with the click-bait headlines you see about the regional market.. but I'm not selling ad space, so I'll just present the truths... beware, it's mostly positive and a little boring... Reported sales [...]

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 [...]

6 Tips to Unpacking Your New Home After a Move

Have you recently moved to a new apartment, house or condo? Are you wondering what to tackle first when it comes to unpacking and organizing your belongings? There are so many ways to do this and it totally depends on your situation and what will work for you at the time but I am [...]

2017-09-11T02:39:37+00:00September 12th, 2017|Buying a Home, First Time Home Buyer, General Info, Selling a Home|

3 Ways to Fill Space in a Larger Home with Little to no Furniture

Have you made the decision to upsize to a larger home? Usually you make this decision after you’ve exhausted all of your space-saving options in your current home and its still not comfortable and just not working for you and your family anymore. This is totally normal and expected because as humans, we tend to [...]

2017-09-05T13:42:57+00:00September 5th, 2017|Buying a Home, General Info, Upsizing|

5 Things to Help Prepare Your Home for a Sale

Lifestyle changes are often the reason behind a decision to sell; whether you are relocating, upsizing for your growing family or downsizing, working out when to time your sale can be daunting – especially for first-time sellers. The decision to sell your property may not coincide with the perfect market conditions, therefore it is [...]

2017-08-25T13:11:13+00:00August 25th, 2017|Selling a Home, Upsizing|

Upsizing Your Home? 6 Things to Consider

Have you been thinking about upsizing your home? There are many reasons why homeowners make the decision to upsize, whether it’s because they need more room for storage, entertaining space, or a bigger yard for little ones to run around in - upsizing is a perfectly normal move. There’s no doubt that you loved [...]

2017-08-22T14:38:29+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Selling a Home, Upsizing|

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+00:00August 16th, 2017|Buying a Home, General Real Estate Info|