When you put your home on the market, you want it to look as perfect as possible. With potential buyers in mind, you clean, tidy, and de-clutter every room. You may even do some minor renovations and repairs, and put a fresh coat of paint on the walls. But as fantastic as things look inside, […]
Selling your home can be hard. These pages can help by providing relevant, useful resources to help you sell your house. These seller resources are perfect for anyone selling their home. Are you wondering how to properly stage your home? Do you know which minor renovations could help drastically increase your asking price? Whether it is your first or fifth time selling your house, you can always benefit from the knowledge of a great real estate agent! Using the right agent will not only help you sell your home for the best possible price, but it will also ensure that your selling process is as smooth and stress-free as possible.
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Have you ever wondered how buyers search for the perfect home? You might imagine them driving by a “For Sale” sign and calling in to enquire, or searching in the newspaper for a picture that catches their eye. Of course, many people discover listed properties using those methods. However, according to research by NAR, there are […]
Maybe you’re preparing your home to go on the market, or else you just want to add some improvements for yourself. No matter the reason for your renovation, it is always a good idea to keep the value of your home in mind. Start with the Kitchen! Updating your kitchen is one of the best […]
One of the most important decisions you will make when selling your home is setting the right listing price. That can be far more complicated than it sounds. Mostly, this is due to the fact that your original listing price has the power to “make or break” your home’s chances on the market. If you […]
Not-So-Obvious Reasons to Meet with a REALTOR® When is the best time to meet with a real estate agent? Chances are, you would say, “When I’m thinking of buying or selling a home.” You’d be right, of course! However, there are many other good reasons to meet with me. Here are just a few: You want […]
Next to a major kitchen renovation, replacing appliances is one of the best ways to upgrade the space. However, if you’re purchasing a new refrigerator, stove or dishwasher in order to make your home more attractive to buyers, you want to make wise purchasing decisions.
“We’re still seeing MLS buyers compete for a limited number of listings on the market and the skew in supply and demand is maintaining an upward pressure on home prices in the Region.” KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (August 4, 2016) – There were a total of 588 home MLS ® sales in Kitchener-Waterloo and area though the […]
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With advances in technology and the opening of MLS (the multiple listing service) to the general public, it has become easier for individuals to sell their homes without the assistance of a Realtor. Is selling your house privately the better route? Maybe. In an age of DIY and YouTube experts and easy social media reach […]
In a sea of listings, how will buyers find your home? In the last 10 years house buyers have become tech savvy and now use a multitude of tools and information to narrow down their search for the perfect home. Here are some interesting statistics from the 2013 Digital House Hunt Study, a joint study by […]
Into every seller’s life a low-ball offer must come! Buyers have many reasons for low-balling a property including any of the following: • They may not see the value that you see • They come from an area where homes comparable to yours cost less • They may be used to a market where large […]
Spring is such a fabulous time of year! Everything is re-energized and we start to think of new beginnings. In Spring we often re-evaluate our homes, our careers and how we spend our free time.