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Space In Your Kitchen – How To Make More of It!

Find yourself in need of more storage space in your kitchen? Do you have a growing collection of cookware, tableware, and supplies that need a home? If you don't have the budget or just aren't interested in doing a full renovation, there are other options. Check out these simple ideas: Pantry dividers and cabinet organizers. These enable you to store baking … [Read More...]

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Spring Checklist: It’s Time To Get It Out!

With spring officially here and March-now-moved-to-April Break coming up in a few short weeks, I thought it would be a good time to remind all of you homeowner's … [Read More...]

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Sold! 12 Wigmore Drive

12 Wigmore has sold! With over 100 showings and multiple offers, 12 Wigmore sold in less than a week for $300,000 over asking! Nestled in family-friendly Victoria … [Read More...]

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Just Listed! 12 Wigmore Drive

Welcome to 12 Wigmore Drive! This home is perfect for those of you that are looking to create your own dream home instead of buying someone else's! Nestled on a large 50 by 120 foot lot, this home is just waiting for you to make it perfect. This large L Shaped bungalow has a great layout. It features an open concept Living and Dining room overlooking the backyard with huge floor to ceiling windows. It also has; 3 large bedrooms, each with large windows and closets2 bathrooms, one … [Read More...]

Just Listed! 1328 Birchmount Road Penthouse 1

Welcome to Penthouse 1 at 1328 Birchmount Road! This beautiful two bedroom, two bathroom suite is ready for you to move in and call home! Whether it's the stunning south view of the City and the Lake (that is completely unobstructed forever!) or the large Master bedroom with four piece en-suite; there is something for you to enjoy in this Penthouse! The list of features is long and includes: Upgraded kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, tile backsplash and … [Read More...]

CREA: January 2021 Home Sales Set All-Time Record

Canadian housing markets set records again in January The Canadian Real Estate Association released their January 2021 National Sales Report yesterday. The statistics show another month setting an all time record. The key points from the report are: National home sales rose 2% on a month-over-month basis.Actual activity was up 35.2% year-over-year.The number of newly listed properties dropped by 13.3% from December 2020 to January 2021.The actual national average sale price posted a … [Read More...]

Buyers Don’t Want To See These 5 Things

When preparing a home for sale, homeowners often focus on the things that will impress buyers. Things such as sparkling clean spaces, well lit rooms, staged furniture designed to maximize appeal, and so forth. However, it’s also quite important to pay attention to those things you don’t want buyers to see. Those little turn-offs that, although seemingly minor and you don't even notice, can distract buyers and cause them to lose interest in your property. Fix that leaky tap! So here is … [Read More...]

TRREB: January 2021 Stats

Yesterday the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board (TRREB) released their January 2021 Market Watch report. The report shows that real estate in Toronto and the GTA is off to a strong start. Home sales and selling price were both up over January 2020. The key findings from the report are: January 2021 home sales amounted to 6,928. Up by more than 50 per cent compared to January 2020. This strong start to 2021 included sales growth across all major segments including condominium … [Read More...]

Quickly Preparing Your House for Sale

Do you find yourself in the position of quickly preparing your house for sale? In a perfect world it is great when you have tons of time to prepare for something as important as selling your home. However, things don't always work out that way. Let's face it, life has a funny way of throwing curve balls every so often. You may find yourself in the position of having to sell quickly. If you do, all you can do is to do that best with the time that you do have. So, what can you do with the … [Read More...]

Selling? Don’t Forget the Location Feature Sheet

I'm fairly confident that whether you own a home or not, you are familiar with the saying "Location, location, location". In real estate terms it simply means that where your home is located, is just as important (and arguably sometimes more so!) as the features of the home itself. When it comes time to sell, many home owners will start making a long list of the upgrades, improvements and features of their home. Which is great. However, they often neglect making a similar list … [Read More...]

Big Fixes That Will Help Sell Your Home

Earlier in the week I posted a blog about the little fixes you can do to help impress buyers. However, some of you out there may be considering doing more than just the little fixes. This post, all about the big fixes, is for you! There are two main reasons why homeowners invest in a home renovation or major redecorating project: They want to enjoy the results of the improvements they’ve made.They hope that the money they spend will come back to them – at least in part – when they sell … [Read More...]