Current Real Estate News & Information

Want to Sell Your House Faster?

(September 22, 2017)

Make it anonymous!


What do you notice when you visit a model home in a new development? Often, you’ll find wonderfully furnished and decorated rooms that anyone could live in.

The operative word here is “anyone”.

Sure, there might be a computer screen on a desk in the den, or a child’s doll sitting in a corner, but for the most part, all the rooms are anonymous. There is a sense of family, but no spe... read more.

Don't Forget to Get What YOU Want!

(September 18, 2017)

Shopping for a new home can be a dizzying experience. There are so many things to think about, it’s all too easy to lose focus on the most important consideration of all: getting the home you really want. Here are five questions to keep front-of-mind:


1. Is it located in the neighbourhood I want? Where a property is located can have a dramatic impact on how much you enjoy it. Make sure the neighbou... read more.

Is This the Season to Sell?

(September 18, 2017)

Have you noticed that some things have a season?


For example, hockey is associated with winter, regardless of where it’s played. New TV shows usually begin in the fall. It makes you wonder.

Does real estate have a season?  Is there an ideal time of year to sell?

Seasons can play a role in the real estate market. People are out and about more in the summer, so listings tend to be up. On the other hand... read more.

Don't Forget to Get What YOU Want!

(September 18, 2017)

Shopping for a new home can be a dizzying experience. There are so many things to think about, it’s all too easy to lose focus on the most important consideration of all: getting the home you really want.  Here are five questions to keep front-of-mind:


1. Is it located in the neighbourhood I want? Where a property is located can have a dramatic impact on how much you enjoy it. Make sure the neighbou... read more.

The Benefits of Downsizing

(September 09, 2017)

If your home is becoming difficult to manage, you may want to consider how downsizing might help:


1. More Financial Freedom: Presuming your next home is smaller and more affordable, you’ll have greater ability to address other monetary interests, whether it’s enjoying travel options, helping the kids secure their first home, or establishing an education fund for grandchildren

2. Less Housework and M... read more.