There are many advantages to selling your home during the autumn months. Gorgeous curb appeal with all those beautiful fall colours and less inventory come to mind as definite pros for sellers. But it would also seem that fall buyers are a motivated bunch. Often first-time buyers, retirees and people moving for career changes, fall…… Continue reading

Maximize every square foot in your small space

There’s a lot you can change about a home, but without a major renovation, square footage is rarely one of them. Making smart use of space can make a room, a floor or an entire house feel bigger. There are plenty of ways to optimize the space in your home to give the appearance of…… Continue reading Maximize every square foot in your small space

While the weather is still beautiful, the nights are getting cooler and the very tops of the trees are already starting to turn colour. Fall is here and it’s time to start thinking about those outdoor chores to get your home ready for winter (gasp!) Start by touring your home’s exterior and note any peeling…… Continue reading

If you’re thinking of selling your home in the next year or so, it’s a good idea to be well-versed in the many features that today’s house hunters are looking for. 1. Smart home technology – items like appliances with LED touchscreen displays, automated lighting systems and remote-controlled shades. 2. Hardwood flooring – close to…… Continue reading

According to a recent study, about 20 per cent of Canadian homebuyers are singles and of that number about 45 per cent are women. In fact, Statistics Canada Census data shows that for the first time ever there are more people living alone in Canada than there are couples with children. Households of one comprise…… Continue reading