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Top Tips for Preparing Your Home for Fall

As the warm summer months start to come to a close, now is the perfect time to start preparing your home for fall. While breaking out the pumpkin-scented candles and festive fall décor may be part of your fall preparation, it’s important to remember that there are some household maintenance items that are best tackled […]

Top Questions to Ask When Attending an Open House

Open houses are a great way to see a property you might be interested in without having to set up a private showing. Often, the listing agent is the host of the open house, which can provide you with the opportunity to ask them detailed questions. It can sometimes be hard to know exactly what […]

Housing Correction According to RBC

Read below an article from CP24:   “A ‘historic’ housing correction is underway, RBC says. Here is how much prices could fall.”   “A ‘historic’ housing correction is now underway in Canada and costlier markets in Ontario and British Columbia are likely to be the ‘epicentre’ of the downturn, a new report from RBC suggests. […]

5 Home Staging Tips to Make Your Home Stand Out

Selling your home can be a stressful process – from making the initial decision to list your home to ensuring that your home stands out in a busy real estate market. While things like the neighbourhood and nearby amenities are important factors to showcase, one of the most important things that potential buyers will look […]

Bank of Canada Update

Read below for an update on the Bank of Canada’s latest update from our friend and Mortgage Broker from Mortgage Architects, Ana Cruz!   This update is geared towards those with a variable or adjustable mortgage; however, this is good information for everyone to know. Today the Bank of Canada (BOC) met to discuss their […]

5 Weekend Home Improvement Projects to Tackle This Summer

The sunny and warm summer months are a popular time for many people to tackle home improvements, both indoors and out. Whether it be freshening up a room with a new coat of paint or refinishing a piece of furniture to add to your home, there is no shortage of easy home improvement projects that […]

Why You Should Use a Professional Real Estate Photographer

One of the most important factors of the home buying or selling process is the listing. A large number of people, whether they are beginning their home-buying search or are looking at comparable properties that are already on the market, rely on listings and listing photos to get a better understanding of the different properties […]

Outdoor Kitchen Designs That Will Take Your Backyard to the Next Level

With the warmer summer months quickly approaching, more and more people are going to be going outdoors to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air. This also means that outdoor entertaining is within reach, which might have some people considering revamping their outdoor space to maximize its livability. If you aren’t content with a simple barbecue […]

Top Tips for Seniors Looking to Downsize  

Everyone will go through the downsizing process at some point in their lives, whether it be because they are moving to a city, their kids have moved out, they’re going through a divorce or breakup, are aging, or simply want a change in lifestyle. Many families move into a larger home when their children are […]

How to Determine the Value of Your Property

Whether you are a first-time homebuyer, a current homeowner, or a real estate investor, it is important to know the increased growth that your home has experienced in 2021. Not only will a property valuation tell you what your home could sell for, but it can also help you determine how much equity you can […]