Serious About Selling? 5 Steps to Make Your Home the Best on the Block

By: Cheryl Smith

Serious About Selling? 5 Steps to Make Your Home the Best on the Block

Tags: Preparing Your Home to Sell

  Serious About Selling? 5 Steps to Make Your Home the Best on the Block We all want to be good neighbors. But when it comes to selling your home, it’s not just about “keeping up with the Joneses.” It’s about outshining them at every opportunity! If you’re looking to sell your home fast and for the most money possible, you’ll need a strategy to set it ap...Read More

9 Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home at the Same Time

By: Cheryl Smith

9 Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home at the Same Time

Tags: Selling, Buying

Selling your home when you still need to shop for a new one can feel daunting to even the most seasoned homeowner––especially when the demand for new homes keeps rising, but the supply feels like it's dwindling.¹ You're not alone either if you're already feeling drained by the complex logistics of trying to sell and buy a new home all at once.   Searching for a ne...Read More

New Build or Existing Home: Which One Is Right for You?

By: Cheryl Smith

New Build or Existing Home: Which One Is Right for You?

Tags: New Build, Existing Built, Cottage Country Real Estate

Homebuyers today are facing a huge dilemma. There simply aren’t enough homes for sale.1   Nationwide, the number of newly listed homes dipped slightly in September, down 1.6% from August. According to the Canadian Real Estate Association, that’s only about 2.1 months of inventory, which is far less than the five to six months that is generally needed to strike a healthy balance be...Read More

7 Safety Strategies to Keep Intruders Out

By: Cheryl Smith

7 Safety Strategies to Keep Intruders Out

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A break and enter occurs every 90 seconds in Canada.1 Fortunately, there are some proven tactics you can use to decrease your likelihood of a home invasion.   Most burglars won’t go to extreme lengths to enter your home. They are looking for easy access with minimal risk. A monitored security system can be an effective deterrent—homes without one are 300% more likely to be bu...Read More