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This is no ordinary Blog. This is no ordinary city. This is my city. I live here, I love it, and it is my home. The wealth of opportunity, fun, and fantastic business in this city is astounding, and all it takes to see them is a little imagination and a touch of adventure. Here is where the things I like, the fun things I do, and the businesses I love make it, in story. A blog designed on stories. Stories of this city. My city, and yours.

Brighten Up Your Home & Combat the February Blues

If you're anything like me, you find the shortest month of the year feels like the longest. The days are cold, we are in between holidays, and we are wearing sweatpants far more than we would like to admit. It's quite common to have the February blues. This year with us all spending more time [...]

Making Decisions as a Family: Transitioning to Retirement Living

Are you finding it difficult to manage the process of transitioning to retirement living with your parents? They cared for us and now it's time for us to do the same for them, but many families struggle with the challenges of navigating the conversation in a way that is both loving and respectful. You are [...]

Design Trends for 2021

Although I don’t think any of us are sad to see 2020 go, one positive factor that came from such a crazy year is a refocus on family, home and the things that truly matter to us. Whether you plan a move to a new home or renovate your current home, you are likely wondering […]

Market Outlook 2021

2020 has been successful and impressive for home buyers. 2021 will be nothing less than promising as it follows some of 2020’s trends in the market. From impacts on the market due to the pandemic and an adjustment in living preferences, the new year will continue to show these aspects as we embark on 2021. […]

How to Use Natural Christmas Decorations to Spruce Up Your Home

This year seems like a fitting year to talk about decorating for the holidays with elements of nature. Whether the current times have developed a new appreciation for the outdoors in you, or simply a greater desire to use locally found decorations, mother nature is our go-to resource this season for holiday decorating. Let’s take […]

Aging in Place

What is becoming increasingly more common conversation with our clients is the topic of “aging-in-place”. How can we prepare today to comfortably remain in our home or residence and how can our spaces be optimized for later years?     In addition to the many wonderful services offered by our top notch assisted living residences, […]

Preparing Your Home for Fall

It is that time of year. The leaves slowly change from a vibrant green to shades of red, orange, and yellow. The temperatures shift from beach days to cafes. It is that time of year where your house goes from summer vacation to cozy fall vibes! As much as we hate to say goodbye to […]

Fall For Burlington Real Estate

It’s almost that time of the year where children go back to school and we slowly see a change in colour as we pull out the sweater weather attire. Everyday operations continue to pivot towards the “new normal”. The world of real estate will see a consistent rise in demand for homes of a more […]

5 Tips to Help You Choose the Right Realtor

Choosing the right real estate agent can make all the difference in your home selling or home buying journey. Your realtor is more than a salesperson. They’re your guide, coach, negotiator, confidante, and support network as you take your next big steps in the property market. 5 Tips to Ensure You Choose the Right Realtor […]

Real Estate Property Valuations: What determines the value of your home?

If you take two identical homes and place them in different locations, you’ll likely find that they don’t have the same real estate value. Have you ever thought about why that might be? This blog post will outline what goes into a real estate valuation and will show you how you can find out the […]