Thoughts & Happenings

Posted 12.23.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Most people think that there are so many rules about buying and selling real estate. One of those rules is that many believe that the best time to sell a house is during spring, thinking that people are generally too busy during the holidays to think about buying a home. It is also a common belief that people like to start things in the spring in preparation for the upcoming school year. The fact is, home buyers will buy a home whenever they are ready, no matter what season it is or time of the year. But, are there other good reasons to sell a house during the holidays?

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Posted 12.15.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

A home inspection is a must more so when trying to look out for open house warning signs. It’s  been proven to be a valuable home selling tool for sellers as well. The peace of mind that both buyers and sellers can get from knowing that they have a structurally sound and safe home is priceless. Below is the whole process of a home inspection along with tips on how you can get the best out of it.

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Posted 11.30.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

We've just started December and what better time than now to spruce up your home for the awesome holidays up ahead. What better time than now before winter fully sets in or before you’re too busy, right?

Here are some December home checklist for you ranging from the most time-consuming to some that can be done in just under an hour!

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Posted 11.25.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Being friends with your neighbours is good. It means having people you can count on you being able to borrow a lawnmower from, enjoy the benefits of your kids growing up with the kids next door, and it just makes for a better sense of community. However, some neighbours can be too chummy to the point of being uncomfortably friendly. Worse is when they seem to think that your yard is literally their yard! A line has to be drawn in such instances; hence,  why you must know what property lines are and who makes them.

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Posted 11.18.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Buying a penthouse is a huge investment. You have to be sure that you buy one that suits your needs and will not be a pain to sell later if needed. On top of this, you’re also looking for a luxury real estate property that you’ll enjoy living in for possibly years.

There’s a reason why penthouses remain in demand even during times when the real estate market suffered from setbacks. People will always want the best that they can afford. If you’re planning to buy a penthouse, below is a list of features that will make sure you find the best for your needs!

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Posted 11.17.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

It seems most people wait for spring before buying a new home. It’s just that people equate the start of December with the holidays and go into a holidays frenzy, often contently waiting for warmer weather before going into home-hunting mode again.

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Posted 10.15.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

It isn’t easy to get buyers interested enough to want to view your home, so the last thing you want is to turn them off when they do come over for a viewing. We’ve compiled a list of things that turned-off would-be buyers from the homes they’ve been eyeing. Take them in and be sure to avoid making the same mistakes if you want to sell your home for top dollar!

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Posted 10.11.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Home staging is a big help to real estate businesses. Whether you have a lot of property to sell or just wanting to sell your home, making a home look great with the reasons for home staging shared below will surely help you get the results you want!

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Posted 10.4.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

If you still think that the best time to buy a home is either spring or summer, you might miss out on what makes buying a home in fall such a great idea. While it is true that the buying frenzy is usually during spring and summer, taking advantage of the many holidays during fall can finally land you your dream home.

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Posted 9.20.19 @ 0:0 by: Staff

So, you’ve found the home of your dreams and want to be sure that you truly get everything on the dot. Now that you’ve found a home that you want to call your own, you can say goodbye to the stressful challenges of house-hunting and move on to planning your move. This new home checklist will help you do that and also help address common problems before your move.

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