Power of Attorney
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Have You Given Powers of Attorney? Lisa's Real Estate conversations

I can’t stress it enough; the Power of Attorney (POA) is one of the most important documents you can have to protect yourself and your family. A Power of Attorney is most commonly needed during difficult times such as times of illness, an…
Why are Mom and Dad SO Slow?
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Why are Mom and Dad SO Slow? Why Won't They Do What's Best For Them? Lisa's Real Estate conversations

Why are Mom and Dad SO Slow? Why Won't They Do What's Best For Them? If you are like so many ‘kids’ of seniors in Canada, you want your parents to move to something more manageable for but they won’t cooperate. They are slow to make decisions,…
My Investment Condo Experience - 23 Glebe Road West
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My Investment Condo Experience: 23 Glebe Road West

In 2011 I started a passion project. My investment condo experience was something to pour my heart and soul into and a way to feed my love of real estate. It was time to invest in a second piece of real estate, and this time in the condo market…
Sylwood Crescent: 2017 Market Comparison
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Sylwood Crescent: 2017 Market Comparison

Maple Landing Neighbourhood Call me a little biased but Maple Landing is the sweet spot in Vaughan, Ontario. With an ideal location, close to amenities, entertainment, family necessities and a variety of property types, there’s a lot of activity…
Home Staging: The Art of Creating a Home
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Home Staging: The Art of Creating a Home

Home Staging is more than just making a home look pretty. It’s one of the best actions you can take for listing your home. Home Sale Photoshop Your home’s value is based on weighing the best features against the property drawbacks. Home…
Choosing A Real Estate Agent
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Choosing A Real Estate Agent

Like with any important aspect in your life – your health, your finances, your education, etc. – you want to find the best resources and professionals available. Selling or buying a home is no different and choosing a real estate agent is…
Commission Free Listings
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Commission Free Listings: The Dangers of DIY

A risky new trend of commission free listings I’m seeing it more and more nowadays: DIY everything – even real estate! Every time I do, I shake my head. Seriously, DI-Why? Commission free listings, or ‘for sale by owner’, is a risky…
Vaughan Home Sale Winter
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Why The Winter Is A Great Time To List Your Home

The middle of the winter is a great time to list your home for sale. While many people wait until the spring to list their home when the big selling rush begins, why not list it during the winter when there's less competition and a better…
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House Sells in Vaughan For Over $1M, Beating Neighbourhood Record

How does a house break the $1 million mark in Islington Woods? Location matters, but effective staging and a flexible pricing strategy seal the deal. In July of 2013, sellers from Islington Ave and Rutherford Road approached me with a specific…
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What Happens When a Home Sale Falls Through?

The home buying and selling process is both exciting and scary at the same time.  There is a lot at stake financially as well as emotionally and those last few weeks leading up to the closing can be nerve racking. But what happens when the…