It seems as if everywhere you look these days, a new condo is going up. It’s great to see new housing being built – except when it’s not. Cancelled condo projects have left many disappointed purchasers wondering how this can happen and what to do next. It can take a very long time for a…… Continue reading What are the risks when buying a pre-construction condo?
Small-space living is a choice and necessity for many city dwellers, and it poses some unique design challenges. Whether you’re looking to change your current layout or make technical tweaks, there are key tips to keep in mind for bettering and maximizing your space safely. Get creative with layout. If you’re living in a bachelor…… Continue reading How to maximize a small living space
Today’s sky-high real estate market can make buying a first home seem like a distant dream. Don’t be discouraged. It might take a bit more planning, but you can do it. Good financial strategy and some real estate research can help you get into your first home sooner than you’d think. Your first priority is…… Continue reading Breaking into the housing market: Go get that first home
It’s that time of year again! Christmas is fast approaching and staging your home over the holidays can be a struggle. You want to have a festive looking home for your family, but you also want it decluttered enough that it is staged to sell. Here are a few tips to create a minimally holiday…… Continue reading How to Stage Your House to Sell Over the Holidays
May has arrived and it won’t be long before we’re taking advantage of our backyard space! At this early stage in the season, trees and shrubs are still budding, but you might be craving a little colour! Luckily, there are so many ways that you can add some serious style to your patio and backyard.…… Continue reading Spruce up your patio
Painting is one of the easiest ways to make a difference in your home when you are trying to sell. Adding a fresh coat of paint can make the house more appealing and it looks great in photos and videos on listings. You want to have the house feeling natural, fresh and look newer as…… Continue reading If you’re selling, get painting!
Are you looking for something different to do this Valentine’s Day? Here are some ideas to help you have a great and creative evening! Valentine’s Day is one of the busiest nights of the year, so if you’re looking to avoid the crowded scene, why not make a nice dinner at home together. Consider making…… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Ideas