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Spring is the perfect time to perk-up your home’s curb appeal. To get started, it’s best that you go outdoors and take a walk around your home and property to inspect what may need to be done. Try to see your home through the eyes of potential homebuyers. What would they notice as needing some love and attention? 

When you inspect the exterior of your home you should inspect it from all sides, and from the roof down. While you are walking around the property you may find it helpful to take notes, then gather your gear and get started!  

 

At first glance, acronyms for organizations involved in real estate in Ontario may resemble a bowl of alphabet soup. It’s not necessarily easy to understand the roles these groups play, and the interests they represent.

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 2 common mistakes

Taking the time to learn about the home buying and selling process can save you time, stress and money. And certainly, one way to protect yourself is by learning from the mistakes of others.

Chances are that you’re well aware that the housing market in many parts of Canada has seen strong growth over the past couple of years. As well, regional housing booms in parts of Ontario and Vancouver have received a lot of media attention and the federal and provincial governments have made an effort to cool these markets. 

 

Home-Selling-Tips

If you are considering selling your home you may just want to take advantage of the current housing market. We refer to this market as a “Seller’s Market”. What this means is that the demand for “Homes For Sale” is greater than the number of homes listed to sell.

Buyers have limited options because of the low inventory of houses for sale. They are eager to see homes as soon as they appear on the market and they move quicker in presenting an offer.

A seller’s market can be the ideal scenario when you list your home. Be prepared by reviewing the following recommendations. 

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