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By: Megan Scott

Market Watch Report - February 2019

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GTA REALTORS® Release February 2019 Stats March 5, 2019 -- Toronto Real Estate Board President Gurcharan (Garry) Bhaura announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 5,025 homes sold through TREB's MLS® System in February 2019. This sales total was down by 2.4 per cent on a year-over-year basis. Sales were also down compared to January 2019 following preliminary seasonal ...Read More

By: Megan Scott

Ways to Make the Home Hunting Process Easier

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Shopping for a new home can be daunting. Just imagine all the things to do and think about, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. But it doesn’t have to be that way and that’s why I’m here! Here are some good tips for making the home hunting process a lot easier and much less stressful.   1. Get your mortgage settled in advance. You don’t want to find the ideal home on...Read More

By: Megan Scott

Low-Cost Storage Hacks for Creating More Space

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Comedian George Carlin’s most memorable routine was, “A place for my stuff.” In it, he talked about dealing with the increasing quantity of items we accumulate throughout life. George was funny. The problem is not. Here are some low-cost ideas for quickly creating storage space for your stuff. Attach a cloth pouch or thin plastic basket to the inside of cupboard doors. This is...Read More

By: Megan Scott

Making “Neighbourhood Targeting” Work for You

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Imagine if you dreamed of owning a special limited-edition vehicle. What would you do to ensure that your dream vehicle would someday be parked in your driveway - with your name on the ownership papers? You would probably start by doing some research. You’d find out how much that vehicle would cost, what features are available, and so forth. You would likely visit a local dealership and take...Read More

By: Megan Scott

2019's Hottest Home Decor

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Comfort is trending for 2019, a consensus of home decorators agree, with more people seeking warm colors, intimate spaces and a casual but sophisticated lifestyle. Designers looking to pair physical coziness with emotional comfort forecast seven decor trends: Scaled down furnishings - After years of favoring large furniture and open spaces, consumers are aiming for a ‘nesting’ enviro...Read More

By: Megan Scott

Market Watch Report - January 2019

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GTA REALTORS® Release January Stats TORONTO, February 6, 2019 - TREB President Garry Bhaura announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 4,009 home sales through TREB’s MLS® in January 2019 – up by 0.6 per cent compared to January 2018. On a preliminary seasonally adjusted basis, sales were up by 3.4 per cent compared to December 2018. “It is encouraging t...Read More

By: Megan Scott

Should You Move or Renovate?

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Determining whether you should buy a new home or fix up your current one isn’t easy. In fact, the decision can be steeped in so much drama, they make reality TV shows about it! So, if you’re wondering whether to move or improve, here are three things to consider: 1. Will a renovation truly fix what you don’t like about your property? If you’re tired of a small kitchen, fo...Read More

By: Megan Scott

Doorways to Better Living Spaces

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When people renovate or remodel a room, they almost always overlook the door. However, changing the style of an interior door, or adding a new one, can dramatically change the look of a living space - often for the better. Although the most common type of door is the traditional solid 6-panel door, there are many other choices available. Want to add light and a greater sense of space to a room? C...Read More

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Light Your Way to a Faster Sale

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Remember the last time you visited an upscale furniture showroom? The furniture and fixtures on display probably looked great. The colours and textures jumped out at you. It was a feast for the eyes! There is a good reason why: Lighting. Of course, the quality of the products has a lot to do with how appealing they look when on display. But smart retailers know that proper lighting is key to maki...Read More

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Alerting all Homeowners: Look Out for Utility Scams

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Utility Worker As we make our way through the winter season, utility companies want customers to be reminded about common utility scams. According to Utilities United Against Scams (UUAS), a growing number of gas, electricity, water and communications consumers are getting calls and visits from imposters out to steal personal and financial data. A common utility con involves a caller posing as a ...Read More