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Recognizing Potential Major Expenses in a New Home

When you see a new home you like on the market, it’s easy to get distracted by all the features you love - the wrap-around backyard deck or the spacious recreation room that has plenty of space for entertaining. You just need to make sure that in all your excitement you don’t overlook any expensive maintenance issues that could be just around the … [Read More...]

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How to Decide If You Should Replace Your Windows

One of the most prominent features of any home is the windows. If they are well maintained, they will have a positive impact on the impression potential buyers have … [Read More...]

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Just Sold! Luxury suite at 80 Cumberland Street

Congratulations to my clients on the purchase of this stunning suite located at 80 Cumberland Street in the heart of Yorkville! This fully renovated suite has … [Read More...]

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4 Inexpensive Ways to Prepare Your Home for Sale

  If you want to improve how your home shows to potential buyers, you don’t necessarily need to invest in a costly remodelling or renovation. In fact, there are some simple - and relatively inexpensive - things you can do to make your property look significantly better. Let’s take a look at some of the options available: 1. Paint it. There’s no doubt about it. A fresh coat of paint will significantly improve the appearance of just … [Read More...]

Just Sold! 21 Balmuto Street Suite 1006

Congratulations to my clients on the sale of this amazing suite at 21 Balmuto Street.  It was an absolute pleasure working with this family on the sale of this condo and the purchase of their new suite (details coming soon!).  Check out the original blog post about this suite below.  If you would like information on more suites like this one, please don't hesitate to contact me. Nestled in the heart of Yorkville, this one bedroom corner suite is absolutely stunning!  Whether it's the … [Read More...]

Is Your Home In “Move In” Condition?

When buyers view your home, they ask themselves whether they like it. Assuming that the answer is "yes", they try to determine how much work would be required before they could move in. It’s not uncommon for a buyer to be interested in a property but be turned off by the perceived amount of work required. In fact, this can sometimes discourage a buyer from even making an offer. That’s why ensuring your home is in as “move in” condition as possible is so advantageous. It can … [Read More...]

Just Sold! 249 Charlton Avenue

Congratulations to my clients on the sale of 249 Charlton Avenue.  This beautiful Thornhill home backing onto a lovely park on a quiet, low traffic street is truly a fantastic find and will be a wonderful new home for the new owner! Check out the original blog post for 249 Charlton. If you would like information about other homes like this one currently available for sale, please let me know. Just Listed! 249 Charlton Avenue Welcome to 249 Charlton Avenue! This stunning four … [Read More...]

Reasons to Consider Making a Move

When is it a good time to sell your property and buy another home? Whenever there’s a good reason to do so! There are many things that may motivate you to consider making a move. For example: Your current home no longer meets your needs. You may have more space than you need or you might be looking for a larger home to accommodate a growing family. You’re looking for features your current property can’t accommodate. For example, you might want to install a pool … [Read More...]

Gardening: Tips For Avoiding Waste When Watering Your Lawn

Avoiding Waste When Watering Your Lawn If you have a lawn then you probably find yourself having to water it. The following tips will help you avoid waste when watering your lawn: Use a low-angle, pulsating sprinkler. Water sprayed high into the air produces a mist that loses much of its moisture through evaporation. Water the lawn, not the sidewalk or driveway. Lawns need about an inch of … [Read More...]

Just Listed! 21 Balmuto Street #1006

Welcome to 21 Balmuto Suite 1006! Nestled in the heart of Yorkville, this one bedroom corner suite is absolutely stunning!  Whether it's the soaring 10 foot ceilings, the custom Scavolini kitchen, the bright and spacious Master suite, the premium window coverings, the gorgeous new chandeliers or the beautiful view of the Manulife Gardens - this suite does not disappoint! The Kitchen is the perfect place to cook up a storm!  It features beautiful granite counters, stainless steel … [Read More...]

Judgements Buyers Make in the First 30 Seconds

You’ve probably heard the expression, “You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression.” When it comes to selling your home, that is definitely true. In fact, buyers will come to several conclusions about your property within the first few minutes of seeing it. That’s why it’s so important to make a good first impression. How do you do that? One of the best techniques is to pretend you’re a buyer. Drive up to your home. Open the door. Step into the foyer. Take a … [Read More...]