Thoughts & Happenings

Posted 12.21.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Fantastic custom built home by Dunmar Homes. Keeren designed. Great attention to detail and high quality trim work throughout. This 3,591 sq ft home features oak hardwood flooring, 8’ solid wood doors, plaster crown molding and ceiling details, open concept kitchen/family room with centre island and breakfast bar, granite countertops, soft close doors, butler’s pantry with sink and 2nd full size dishwasher, high end stainless steel appliances, large family room with oversized windows, 5.1 surround sound, natural gas fireplace with stone cast mantle. 

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Posted 12.21.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Many homeowners are spending upwards of $90,000 for professional holiday and installation, but how much are you willing to put down to make your neighbours go ooh and ahh?

Each year our taste for décor becomes more and more elaborate, and once you get a taste for the holidays it can be a bit hard to stop. But the larger the home, the more elaborate or exotic the architecture, the more risky it can be to decorate your own home for the holidays. It’s no wonder so many Canadians are turning to professional décor and installation!

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Posted 12.21.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Hello Oakvillians! Have you started decorating your homes for the holidays? Depending on when you get to read this blog article, you may either be scrambling to get your home fancied up with some festive décor or may be cozily sipping a hot beverage and enjoying the warmth the holidays seems to bring. But wait, before we all get too comfortable, let’s not forget that the best way to enjoy the holidays is to first ensure that we’re safe. After all, we don’t want to put a damper on our happy mood don’t we?

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Posted 12.21.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Brand New Townhome on Ravine and Quiet Court. The "Latour" model, elevation B. High end appliances and many luxury features come standard. Very quiet location deep in the court. West-facing 113' deep lot backing to ravine. Photos attached are of the model home, which can be viewed in person, and are an idea of how the subject can be finished. Tarion warranty. Beautiful home in a quiet natural setting.

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Posted 12.21.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Charming home on a rare 1.1 acre lot in Morrison, steps to St. Mildred's and Linbrook Schools. This premium 306’ deep lot boasts an extremely private, park-like setting with sprawling lawns and mature South Oakville trees.

The existing home has been tastefully updated throughout, offering over 4,000 square feet of finished living space, including five bedrooms and four full bathrooms. Rough sawn oak hardwood flooring extends throughout the open concept living and dining rooms. A main level family room with gas fireplace opens to the rear yard through double French glass doors. Panoramic windows flood the eat-in kitchen with natural light. Under-cabinet lighting accentuates the granite countertops and cast stone tile backsplash. Stainless steel appliances, additional pantry storage, and breakfast bar seating add to the functionality of the space.1151 Linbrook Road, Oakville, Ontario

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Posted 12.18.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

People often say that trying to sell a home in winter is a lot more challenging than selling the same home in summer; but the thing is, there are plenty of notable advantages when selling a home during the colder months. For instance, there would be fewer available homes in the market plus people make new home purchases year-round, so there is no shortage of buyers. Selling in winter also means that you can showcase your home’s family-friendly atmosphere and cosy charm a lot better. Below are some tips on how you can achieve this.

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Posted 12.18.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

The Christmas season is one of the most awaited moments of the year. Everyone is into spreading holiday cheer and having a great time decorating their homes, and you certainly shouldn’t forget decorating the porch too! Your front porch is the first thing your visitors and you see when you get home. Join in the Christmas frenzy and try some of the tips below for a merry holiday ahead!

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Posted 12.18.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Who wouldn’t want to live next door to the Queen of the United Kingdom? A very well-to-do buyer snaps a luxury apartment at Palace Street for a whopping £20M!

The wealthy buyer of the luxury flat has not been named yet but seems to be thrilled to be the Queen’s new neighbour. London’s real estate market is abuzz with the news, and sees it as a sign that the high-end real estate market in London is as robust as it has been in the past. The purchase made such a buzz because the buyer paid in cash even before the flat’s developers has picked up a spade.

 

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Posted 12.15.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Any Oakvillian would be thrilled with this news! Our Town recently bagged two awards at the 2015 International Economic Development Council (IEDC) Annual Conference last month, true testaments to all the efforts that our Town government have placed on making our Town better and providing Oakvillians more opportunity for growth.

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Posted 12.11.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Christmas activities are not only fun, they are also an exciting way to instill the value of keeping traditions alive with children. That’s why we at Oakville supports events that spread holiday cheer and promotes spending special quality time with loved ones.

The events start in November, with some recurring ones throughout November to December. They are geared to make everyone in our community experience the joy brought by the season regardless of cultural background or beliefs. Whether your family enjoys watching holiday shows, participating in celebrations with Santa, attending religious services, or just having lots of fun, there is a Christmas activity for you in Oakville!

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