Interior Design: Determine what you like before you start shopping!

There are many interior design styles for homeowner’s to choose from when it comes time to decorating and with so many options to choose from identifying your own particular interior design style can become difficult.

Improving Indoor Air Quality In Your Home

With the cooler months approaching, and more time spent inside, I thought it would be the time to post tips on how to improve indoor air quality.

Home Ownership: Simple ways to improve air quality

When it comes to the elements that make a house safe and comfortable, air quality should be near the top of your list.

Sellers Corner: Emotionally detaching yourself from your home

When it comes time to sell your home part of the key to helping the process go smoothly is emotionally detaching yourself from your house.

DIY Friday:Space Saver Tips for Houses & Condos

We can all benefit from a periodic check-in to see if we are making the best use of our space. Below you will find space saver tips for houses and condos.

Becoming A Landlord: 10 tips for the income property owner

If you’re thinking about becoming a landlord or investing in an income property – keep reading! Check out these 10 tips for Income Property Owners.

5 Tips For Reducing Allergens In Your Home

Living with stuffiness, allergies or asthma?  If so, there are some things you can easily do help alleviate the suffering.  Here are a few simple tips to help reduce allergens in your home. REDUCING ALLERGENS IN YOUR HOME #1: Keep things cool and dry. Dust mites and mold love moisture and heat. To keep your […]

Fence Me In! Tips for defining your yard

Good fences make good neighbours and the right fence can really make your yard. These tips can help you find a style that works for your space.

Thinking Of Selling? Tips for getting your home ready for the market

I’m asked frequently by sellers what they should do to get their home ready for the market and as part of my team’s service we provide professional staging advice

Go From Listed To Sold In 2013: The Charles Francis Team’s tips to selling your home in the 2013 real estate market

In any market it is important to make sure that your home is ready for potential buyers to fall in love with; you want to present buyers with a home that they walk into and want to make it their own. So how do you do that? Below you will find a list of tips, put together by my team, to give you some insight into what steps you can take for successfully turning that listed sign into a sold sign!