Posted on May 10, 2016 at 2:23 pm by & filed under Selling your Home.

If you are in the process of selling your home, you will have to make the decision of whether or not you will “stage” your home. Some people avoid home staging because they feel it is too expensive, or time consuming or that in the end, it really doesn’t matter.   But statistics say otherwise…. Read more »

Posted on April 22, 2016 at 4:58 pm by & filed under Burlington, Buying a Home.

Whether you’re purchasing a family home or looking to buy an income property, you’re probably looking at your next real estate purchase as an “investment”. The question is – how good an investment is it. While it’s true that real estate values tend to go up over time, some areas fair considerably better than others…. Read more »

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 8:27 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

We are so happy to introduce the newest member of our team, Peter Woolcott. Peter brings an honest and outgoing energy to everything he does, and real estate is no exception. A licensed full-time Realtor®, Peter has literally been immersed in the real estate industry his entire life and has learned the hard work and… Read more »

Posted on January 8, 2016 at 9:07 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

Thank you for helping us protect the Canadian Dream On December 1, 2015, the Government of Ontario announced that it would not be extending Municipal Land Transfer Tax powers to municipalities. In doing so, the province has protected the Canadian Dream of homeownership for future generations. This was due in large part to the thousands… Read more »

Posted on January 8, 2016 at 9:03 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

Have you heard about the new 10% minimum down payment rule? The Ministry of Finance has announced a new update to the down payment rules. Starting February 15th, 2016, the minimum down payment for homes over $500,000 has been increased to 10%. If you’re looking for a home under $500,000 you will not be impacted… Read more »

Posted on December 3, 2015 at 4:48 pm by & filed under Burlington, Buying a Home.

Perhaps the most exciting purchase you will ever make in your life is your first home. Having a place to call your own may be something that you have dreamed of since you were a teenager; or perhaps after years of renting, you’re finally ready to buy a piece of Burlington real estate. Yes, buying… Read more »