With spring just around the corner, it’s a good idea to inspect your home for any damage that may have occurred over the winter months. This is also the time of year to prepare your home for potential rain storms and help reduce the risk of basement flooding. Here’s a checklist to get you started […]Read More Flood proof your home for spring
You’ve invested years getting your home to look just the way you want it – whether it’s a vibrant colour in a kids room, an arrangement of wedding and family photos on a wall or the particular arrangement of furniture. You love your home, but your needs have changed and it’s time to move. Once […]Read More Getting Your Home Ready for Sale: Interior Preparation
Learn how to make your house energy-efficient to increase home value and save money. No matter what type of home you live in, whether it’s a modern one-bedroom condo or an older Victorian charmer, your home can be more energy efficient. In the past decade we’ve become all too familiar with the terms green living, […]Read More Ways to make your house green
Determine your home’s condition and value Why would you, as a seller, have your own house inspected? After all, many prospective buyers will insist upon a home inspection by a professional home inspector prior to making any firm commitments to purchase your home. And that’s precisely why you should consider an inspection in advance of […]Read More When to get a home inspection
Toronto Life’s Home of the Week: A Rosedale Victorian for $3.75M with an unusual decor. From the outside, this four-bedroom blends seamlessly with its surroundings: very Toronto, very Rosedale, very Victorian. The red bricks, however, belie the funky downtown vibe of the interior. Awash in colours like bright orange, sea blue and lime green, this […]Read More Toronto Life’s Home of the Week
It’s a question you need to ask before the for-sale sign hits your lawn. First impressions count, and as home buyers can be a fickle lot, you want your house to be enticing from the outset. This is called curb appeal, and it refers to making your home as attractive as possible from the vantage […]Read More Curb Appeal: Basics to enhance your home’s exterior
Click here for the newsletter, but here’s the lead article from the National Post, by William Hanley A house is a home, not an investment You can buy a 900-square-foot, two- bedroom apartment behind the State Department store in Ulan Bator for US$103,700. I know this because I was sent an e-mail touting this deal […]Read More April eNewsletter is now live with two events and more!