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Making an Offer in a Competitive Market.

Making an Offer in a Competitive Market Imagine finding a home you love, making an offer, and then finding out there are other competing offers on the table. Ouch. If you’re looking for a property in a competitive market, it is likely that there will be multiple offers. Even just one can create the risk […]

Buying Your Dream Home in a Hot Market.

Buying Your Dream Home in a Hot Market  Imagine finding the perfect home, only to discover there is serious interest from at least a dozen other buyers. It’s like scrambling for the last piece of cake at a buffet!  Fortunately, there are things you can do to help get the home you want, even in […]

Important Things to “Fix Up” before Selling.

Important Things to “Fix Up” before Selling When you’re preparing your home for sale, it’s not unusual to need to fix up a few things around the property. After all, you want your home to look its best to buyers, so that you get good offers, quickly. What do you need to fix? Here are […]

Handling a New Home Problem on Moving Day.

Handling a New Home Problem on Moving Day. Imagine buying a product from a store, taking it home, and then discovering there’s a problem with it. Disappointing, yes, but not a catastrophe. You can simply take it back for repair or exchange. But, what if it’s moving day, and you discover there’s a problem with […]

Going “Green” in Your Garden or Flower Bed.

Going “Green” in Your Garden or Flower Bed There has been a lot of emphasis lately on the importance of “going green”. That simply means being environmentally-responsible. You likely already recycle, use energy-efficient lights, and turn down your thermostat when no one is home. Yet, most of us don’t think about the garden or flower bed when […]

No Homes for Sale in the Area You Like?

No Homes for Sale in the Area You Like? Here’s What to Do… Imagine there’s a neighbourhood you’d love to live in someday, but, every time you drive through, you rarely, if ever, see a For Sale sign. It’s as if homes get gobbled up by buyers the moment they get listed. It’s true, properties […]

This Simple Question Can Save You a Lot of Money

Imagine this scenario… You purchase a new home and move in. A few weeks later, you hear a strange rumbling sound. It’s the furnace. It’s only a year old, yet it’s sputtering like it’s twenty. You realize you’ll have to call in an HVAC contractor to get it fixed. You’re thinking, “Ouch! This is going […]

Checklist for WOW-ing a Buyer during a Viewing

Checklist for WOW-ing a Buyer during a Viewing Imagine you were selling your car, and a prospective buyer was on the way over to see it. What would you do? You would probably make your vehicle look as clean and shiny as possible, inside and out. The same holds true if you’re selling your home […]

Title Insurance: What every homeowner needs to know

Title Insurance: What every homeowner needs to know You combed through websites, apps, newspapers and seen dozens of places until you finally found the perfect house!Your biggest achievement, your biggest asset – how do you keep it safe?Before you purchased your home, the property may have changed hands several times. Even with a new build, […]

Using Neighbourhood Data to Help Sell Your Home

Your neighbourhood has a lot of features that can help sell your home faster. Unfortunately, buyers don’t usually notice those features just by driving around. So, you need to make sure they get all the information they need about your neighbourhood. For example, say homes don’t go on the market often in your area. That’s […]