Posted on December 5, 2014 at 9:48 pm by & filed under Buying a Home, Open Houses.

The holiday season is quickly approaching, but that doesn’t mean the real estate market grinds to a halt! December is a great time of year to look at homes if you’re planning on moving in the new year. Many buyers halt their search as they prepare for festivities, leaving those who are actively looking have… Read more »

Posted on November 24, 2014 at 8:00 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

Buying a house is the most expensive purchase that you will ever make. There are many factors to consider when buying a home and, most importantly, it requires understanding the contract because buying a house is complicated. When an offer is formally presented for making an offer on a home you want to buy, you… Read more »

Posted on November 17, 2014 at 4:54 pm by & filed under Home Improvement.

The month of November has arrived and everyone knows that winter is sneaking up on us daily. This past weekend in Burlington and Oakville, we had more than just a light dusting of snow. With winter comes icy winds, heavy snowfalls, freezing temperatures and of course, rocketing energy heating bills that can make your blood… Read more »

Posted on November 11, 2014 at 5:48 pm by & filed under Burlington, Home Renovations.

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 »

Posted on November 3, 2014 at 8:37 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

If you are planning on selling your home, you definitely want your home to look as clean and presentable as possible. When buyers walk into a home that has not been staged / prepared for showings or cleaned properly, they get distracted and this can impact the sale. Just as you clean up all the… Read more »

Posted on October 27, 2014 at 6:35 pm by & filed under Selling your Home.

With such fierce competition in the real estate market, it is important to have professional photos taken of a house listing because they are the first impression for buyers who are searching for homes online. Besides a real estate representative listing a property on the local MLS or the Internet, making the property look visually… Read more »

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 7:08 pm by & filed under Burlington.

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 »

Posted on October 14, 2014 at 7:09 pm by & filed under Home Renovations.

Our homes are a physical reflection of our needs, personality and lifestyles. With each passing year, design trends change to create a fresh new energy for introducing updated looks to accommodate the varying patterns of our lives. For many homeowners, a movement beyond the desire for private a refuge has been replaced by creating an… Read more »

Posted on October 6, 2014 at 2:04 pm by & filed under Curb Appeal.

This Halloween, there’s no need to rush out to Spencer’s, Party City, Costco, or any other Halloween decoration store to purchase expensive decorations for your home. It’s time to put your creativity to the test, take a look at the materials that you can reuse in your home, and have a haunting good time. If… Read more »