Basements can take on a lot of uses for your home. Sometimes the act as a storage container. Sometimes they are a playroom for your children. Depending on the year your home was built, the basement is likely also your laundry space. Often times they are all of them combined. Any renovation can be a ... » Learn More about 5 Things to consider if you are renovating your basement
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As the weather warms up, hopefully, you find yourself spending a little more time outdoors. This means it is also time for yard work and spring clean up. To start, take the time to do a thorough inspection of your home's exterior. Is it time to repaint it? If so, don’t hesitate to take a little ... » Learn More about How to Choose an Exterior Paint Colour for Your Home
Buying a second home isn’t just for the wealthy. It is a perfectly attainable goal for regular, working-class Canadians. However, it is a big deal and not something you should take lightly. Have you been watching too much HGTV? Or has a friend been telling how much you can make on a rental property? ... » Learn More about Is a Second Home Right for You?
The word negotiation gets thrown around a lot in the real estate world. Sellers want to get the best price and buyers want a deal. It doesn't matter what side of the deal you are on; this is the largest asset of your life, so knowing some key negotiating skills is important. Emotions always run high ... » Learn More about Negotiating Tips You Should Know
Ok, so you’ve made the decision to sell. Now what? You are probably going to meet with a number of real estate agents or you may already have one in mind. During the initial meeting, that agent is likely going to mention home staging. Staging a home for sale is a concept that has been around for a ... » Learn More about Is Home Staging Really Necessary?