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Selling Your Home

Selling Your Home

Selling your home can be an incredibly emotional, stressful process, which is why it is so important to follow the right steps when deciding to sell your home. We’ve put together a step-by-step guide to selling your home, to help guide you in the right direction to ensure your selling experience...


Renovations That Pay Off on Resale, According to RE/MAX Brokers

Renovations That Pay Off on Resale, According to RE/MAX Brokers

If you’re planning to do some home renovations that pay off on the resale market, you’re not alone. Renovations are the premise behind many successful house-flipping careers, and a great way for homebuyers to get into their dream home, in a good location, at a lower price. Meanwhile for...


7 Tips to Make Moving With Kids Easier

7 Tips to Make Moving With Kids Easier

Tips for moving with kids   Little People, Big DreamsWhether you’re hoping to stay in the same neighbourhood or move right across the country, inviting your kids into the house-selection process from the get-go can help. Ask them what they’d like in a new home and see if you can reach a consensus...


8 Remodelling MistakesThat Can Lower Your Home's Value

8 Remodelling MistakesThat Can Lower Your Home's Value

Getting ready to sell? Thinking you can boost your asking price with some freshening up? Be careful, or you could actually cost yourself in more ways than one. Not all renovations are created equal, and some can actually detract from your home’s value. You might be tempted to try to add value...


4 WAYS TO PREPARE YOUR HOME TO SELL THIS SUMMER

4 WAYS TO PREPARE YOUR HOME TO SELL THIS SUMMER

Help potential buyers see your space as a light and bright summertime oasis. Days are longer, temperatures are warmer, and summer is well on its way. With a change in season comes a change in staging and presentation for a home ready to sell.  Preparing a home to hit the market in...


How to Be a Good Neighbour While Social Distancing

How to Be a Good Neighbour While Social Distancing

As Covid-19 sweeps its way through our cities and neighbourhoods, we’ve also seen acts of kindness emerge in its wake. From cities and countries pulling together to weather the economic storms ahead, to online communities offering support for individuals, families, students, homeowners,...


Smart Ways to Spend Your Income Tax Refund

Smart Ways to Spend Your Income Tax Refund

With tax season right around the corner, many Canadians are collecting their tax slips outlining your earnings and investments, gathering receipts and perhaps you’re even planning how to spend your income tax refund. To some, this perceived windfall is considered a “green light” to go on a...


8 Quick Tips for Cleaning Before Guests Arrive

8 Quick Tips for Cleaning Before Guests Arrive

  8 Tips for Quick Cleaning Before Guests ArriveNo doubt you’ll want your home to look its best for visiting family and friends during the holidays. Here are a few cleaning tips to minimize the time you have to spend making things sparkle.1. Grout and tight corners Cleaning nooks and...


8 Ways to Give Back to Your Community During the Holidays

8 Ways to Give Back to Your Community During the Holidays

  8 Ways to Give Back to Your Community During the HolidaysLooking for ways to give back this holiday season? Here are a few ideas.1. Go for wags and wigglesLocal animal shelters always need an extra hand, whether it’s for walking dogs, socializing cats or the critical daily chores required...


5 De-cluttering Tips For Your Kitchen

5 De-cluttering Tips For Your Kitchen

  Is the chaos on your countertop out of control? Here are a few tips to conquer the clutter.1. Use it or move itIf you don’t use a mixer, food processor, or other tool more than once a week, stash it in a cupboard. Counter space is precious real estate.2. Wall-to-wall organization Mount...


SEVEN SIGNS OF A PET FRIENDLY HOME.

SEVEN SIGNS OF A PET FRIENDLY HOME.

  Embarking on a home search for a property that must be approved by furry, tail-wagging family members? Here are a few things to look for.1. Greener grassDoes the home have a yard? Just a little bit of a fenced-in grass can be your pup’s paradise. Be sure to check that the HOA allows you...


Does It Come With The House?

Does It Come With The House?

  “Does it Come With The House?”Heavy, bulky items can be awkward to pack up and difficult to move. They also can be seen as big perks to potential buyers. If you’re willing to part with the items below, have your agent mention them as features of your house.1. Basketball hoop – This can...