Thoughts & Happenings

Posted 5.30.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Buying a home is never easy. There are red flags to watch out for and things to pay close attention to in order to not fall victim to one’s over eagerness when buying a home.

It is almost a given that in competitive markets or luxury home open houses, the home you walk into has been styled, upgraded, and deep cleaned for it to be shown in the best light possible. What can you do then to make sure that you don’t get dazzled? Take note of the following warning signs and try to stay away from homes sporting them.

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Posted 5.30.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

This luxurious executive 3 bedroom 2.1 bath townhome is located in a small exclusive complex in downtown Oakville on a private one-way street overlooking Sixteen Mile Creek. Detailed trim work, built-ins, pot lighting, crown moulding and high baseboards are used extensively throughout.

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Posted 5.30.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

One of a kind estate property in desirable North Burlington! The definition of “country in the city” with 52 acres located minutes from amenities and major commuter routes. You won’t find a more private setting with cleared land surrounded by forest on all sides, including backing onto approximately 1,200 acres of forest and ravine. This property is ideal for equestrians, hobby farmers, or the Toronto professional who is looking for a piece of paradise within a one-hour commute of the city!

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Posted 5.28.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Some home deals are really amazing, but there are some that can turn out to be very expensive mistakes once you’ve closed and signed the sale. In this article, we’ve compiled the top warning signs and red flags that home buyers should be wary of when buying a home. Read on and save yourself from grief!

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Posted 5.28.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

If you’re looking for a proper family home in the heart of Southeast / Eastlake then this home deserves your attention. With over 3,800 sq ft above grade this house is offering you virtually every opportunity you could want. All you need to do is to put in a little effort. Signature location / lot can support any upgrades. Have your dream home without having to add any additional space!

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Posted 5.25.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Luxury bungaloft in popular Waterdown, steps from amenities and charming Main Street. This 3.2 bedroom, 3.1 bath home has been thoroughly renovated to custom quality standards, including a new exterior façade. The contemporary, open concept floor plan functions beautifully for entertaining, with bedrooms and bathrooms quietly tucked away. This home is packed with impressive features throughout, including wide plank engineered bamboo flooring, custom window coverings, and LED pot lighting.

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Posted 5.25.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Custom built 3,800 sq ft home by PCM located in Southeast's exclusive Ennisclare Park. A warm & inviting contemporary family home with timeless luxury finishes throughout. 7" oiled White Oak floors & solid White Oak doors throughout.

Cathedral & sloped ceilings with exposed decorative beams. Recessed audio, video monitoring, wood framed windows & over a dozen exterior French doors. 5 open flame gas fireplaces, including one in the front entry! Modern farm-style kitchen with huge marble-topped island and top-of-the-line appliances opens to generous family room opening to backyard with cathedral ceiling. Large private dining room with servery opens to back patio.

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Posted 5.25.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

A return to the usually vibrant and energized GTA Housing Market is seen this spring, far from the abrupt season of last year. This year’s spring forecast for the GTA Real Estate Market is predicted to be very much like the spring of 2013 and 2014, as March 2018 saw a historical peak of 34% price increase as compared to the previous year.

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Posted 5.22.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

The fight to save Glen Abbey Golf Course and protect it from destruction continues as Oakville residents attended the Town Hall talk that was set to discuss the fate of the beloved green space.

Although many individuals would love to take part in meetings regarding the Glen Abbey Golf Course, the truth is that only a handful can do so because the meetings are held during weekdays, shared Fraser Damoff, Save Glen Abbey Coalition spokesperson regarding the April 27 pre-hearing.

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Posted 5.16.18 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Curb appeal can make or break a sale more so for homes on the higher end of market selling price. The tips enumerated below will give you the edge you need to sell your luxury home a lot faster. The best time to get them started is this season!

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