Open Houses: March 1, 2015

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The Woolcott team is hosting five open houses this weekend across Flamborough, Waterdown and Ancaster this Sunday, March 1st, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.! It’s the perfect opportunity to learn about the real estate market. To stay up-to-date on all that we do and on new posts, please follow us on Twitter at… Read more »

Setting the Pace

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(February 5, 2015 – Hamilton, Ontario) The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton Burlington (RAHB) reported 716 property sales processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) system in January. This represents an 8.3 per cent decrease in sales compared to January of last year. There were 1459 properties listed in January, a decrease of 2.8 per… Read more »

Top Burlington Twitter Accounts to Follow!

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Are you on Twitter? You should be. Twitter is a fantastic social media networking site that, despite it’s bad reputation for users oversharing, allows Tweeters to have up-to-date information on the users they follow. Wondering what drink specials your favourite restaurant in Burlington has on tonight? Check the restaurant’s Twitter account. Curious to see if… Read more »

Winter Fun in Burlington

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Winter is officially here and it’s awfully tempting to snuggle in blankets sipping hot chocolate for the next three or four months. However, that would mean missing out on some of the best things to do in Burlington. From outdoor skating to frosty 5K runs, Burlington has many activities to get you into the winter… Read more »

Apple HomeKit – The Future of Smart Homes

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Interests in all things connected are exploding all over the world. International Data Corporation (IDC), a global provider of market intelligence and advisory services, is forecasting the market to be in the $7 trillion range by the end of the decade. The reason why this industry is growing is because devices like smart phones and… Read more »

Halloween events in the Burlington area

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The spirit of Halloween will be in full display at a number of events in and around Burlington as the end of the month approaches. There are ways to keep the kids entertained, chances to enjoy some dressing-up of your own, and of course, lots of treats on offer. Have a look at what’s scheduled… Read more »

Best Neighbourhoods in Burlington for Seniors

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Burlington is a wonderful city to retire to.  It’s got amazing restaurants, a beautiful lake view, fantastic parks, and it’s close to several great golf courses.  As a lot of people never seem to fully retire, Burlington is also close to Toronto, making it an easy drive if you have to do the odd consulting… Read more »

Cool Weather Crops are Hot This Fall

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hand hold pot with pansies on the blossoming garden background

It might be October, but growing season isn’t over until the first hard frost hits. There are still plenty of plants you can grow, saving you money in the grocery store’s produce aisle. Fall is a fantastic time for gardening as in Ontario, we tend to get more rain, there is still plenty of sunlight,… Read more »