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Should square footage be mandatary info on MLS listings?

I recently read an interesting article on whether or not square footage should be made mandatory information in MLS listings. Until I read the piece I had never really thought about it. Square footage is something that I include in my own…
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The Answers: Will solar panels affect the value of my home?

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post on solar panels. Two of my past clients, Andrea and Moira, had been told by a solar panel company that they were the perfect candidates for solar panels due to their home's location. They were concerned, though.…
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Guest post: This house isn't for me. The dining room is too small - or is it?

Introducing: Guest blogger, Michelle Finnamore Home staging in Vaughan Advantage Staging will frequently consult on homes that appear to have small dining rooms. As the area attracts larger families it is a sticking point when buyers come…
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Will solar panels affect the value of my home?

Recently, a past client called to share some concerns with me. Andrea and her partner, Moira, were contacted by a local solar panel company. Because of its location, the company thought that their home was perfect for solar panels. Not only…

Selling your home in the winter – 5 ways to boost interest

Traditionally, winter is real estate’s quietest season. Focus shifts from work to family and the holidays. The cold weather also plays a factor. It’s hard to get excited about viewing homes in the blistering cold. And, furthermore, adults…
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Allure Condominiums at Yonge & Davisville

  The Allure Condominiums at Yonge & Davisville in Toronto offer 22 suites of beautiful, convenient living at one of Toronto's key intersections. Known for its relative location to the Beltline (a long path perfect for walking and…
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Canada's Best Guide to Buying and Selling Your Home: MoneySense

Have you ever wished for a personal advisor to follow you everywhere, answering your every question and query for you? In real estate, an advisor like this may well be impossible in human form but the MoneySense Guide to Buying and Selling…
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8 Steps to Decluttering Your Home!

  My good friend Lenore Raposo, Interior Decorator, Stylist and Designer at LDesigns, has laid out 8 easy steps to follow to a new, vibrant home for spring! Though the snowflakes may still be trickling down, they're certainly slowing…

Staging Your Home & Why It's Important

  Happy Friday! When you're listing your home for sale, one of the expenses that is often up for debate is whether or not you would   pay for a stager. By making your home look it's best - organized and stylish - stagers,…